Howbert Elementary School

Howbert Elementary School serves 310 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the CO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
Howbert Elementary School operates within the Colorado Springs, No. 11, In The County Of E School District.

Overview

The student population of 310 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 310 students
Howbert Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Howbert Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Howbert Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Howbert Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Howbert Elementary School Asian (1992-2012)
Hispanic
21%
32%
Howbert Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
5%
Howbert Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
70%
56%
Howbert Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Howbert Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Howbert Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.46 0.58
Howbert Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
37%
34%
Howbert Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
7%
Howbert Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 32,794 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name Colorado Springs, No. 11, In The County Of E School District
Number of Schools
Managed
60
3
Number of Students Managed 32,794 554
District Total Revenue $296 MM $7 MM
Colorado Springs,   No. 11, In The County Of E School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $325 MM $7 MM
Colorado Springs,   No. 11, In The County Of E School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,085 $11,613
Colorado Springs,   No. 11, In The County Of E School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,080 $12,022
Colorado Springs,   No. 11, In The County Of E School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Coronado High School (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Holmes Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Colorado Springs Holmes Middle School
    2455 Mesa Rd
    Colorado Springs , CO , 80904
    (719)328-3800
    0.6  mi  |  699  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Colorado Springs Coronado High School
    1590 West Fillmore St
    Colorado Springs , CO , 80904
    (719)328-3600
    0.8  mi  |  1416  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Colorado Springs The Bijou School
    Alternative School
    2904 West Kiowa St
    Colorado Springs , CO , 80904
    (719)328-7900
    Alternative School
    0.8  mi  |  104  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Colorado Springs West Elementary School
    25 North 20th St
    Colorado Springs , CO , 80904
    (719)328-4900
    1.6  mi  |  358  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Colorado Springs West Intergenerational Center
    1920 West Pikes Peak Ave
    Colorado Springs , CO , 80904
    (719)328-3900
    1.7  mi  |  270  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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