600 Chiles Avenue
Colorado Springs, CO 80902
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Abrams Elementary School serves 520 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Abrams Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Abrams Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

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School Overview

Abrams Elementary School's student population of 520 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
520 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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Date
Last Day of School - Early Dismissal - ALL SCHOOLS
May 27, 2022 (Friday)

School Rankings

Abrams Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,783 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Abrams Elementary School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#557 out of 1783 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
20%
34%
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Black
14%
5%
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White
50%
53%
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Hawaiian
3%
n/a
Two or more races
12%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
26%
8%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 520 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.68 (Top 5%)

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