80917 Public Schools

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There are 5 public schools in 80917 Colorado Springs, CO, serving 4,234 students.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Colorado state average of 44%.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is more than the state average of 15:1.

80917, Colorado Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • Colorado SpringsCarver Elementary School
    4740 Artistic Circle
    Colorado SpringsCO80917
    (719)328-7100
    363 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Colorado Springs
    Doherty High School
    4515 Barnes Rd
    Colorado SpringsCO80917
    (719)328-6400
    2172 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Colorado Springs
    Penrose Elementary School
    4285 South Nonchalant Circle
    Colorado SpringsCO80917
    (719)328-7500
    407 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Colorado Springs
    Rudy Elementary School
    5370 Cracker Barrel Circle
    Colorado SpringsCO80917
    (719)328-7600
    450 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Colorado Springs
    Sabin Middle School
    3605 North Carefree Circle
    Colorado SpringsCO80917
    (719)328-7000
    842 students | Gr. 6-8

Zipcode Statistics

AboutZipcode 80917 Zipcode Statistics (CO) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 29,273 people 4,713,654 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 42% 33%
Median Household Income $51,663 $50,573
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Did You Know?
Public schools in zipcode 80917 have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.52, which is lower than the Colorado average of 0.58. The most diverse school in zipcode 80917 is Carver Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Colorado or in the USA.