Centennial Elementary School

1860 South Chelton Road
Colorado Springs, CO 80910
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Centennial Elementary School serves 526 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Centennial Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Centennial Elementary School's student population of 526 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students526 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Centennial Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Centennial Elementary School is 0.67, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#932 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
51%
34%
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Black
22%
5%
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White
16%
53%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.670.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarrison School District No. 2 In The County Of El Paso An School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Centennial Elementary School is Sierra High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Carmel Middle School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Colorado Springs Carmel Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 6% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 368 students
    0.2 miles
    1740 Pepperwood Drive
    Colorado Springs, CO 80910
    (719) 579-3210
    0.2 6-8 368
  • Colorado Springs Atlas Preparatory Middle School Charter School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 523 students
    0.6 miles
    1602 South Murray Blvd
    Colorado Springs, CO 80916
    (719) 358-7196
    0.6 5-8 523
  • Colorado Springs Monterey Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 404 students
    0.6 miles
    2311 Monterey Road
    Colorado Springs, CO 80910
    (719) 579-2179
    0.6 PK-5 404
  • Colorado Springs Pikes Peak Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 392 students
    0.6 miles
    1520 Verde Drive
    Colorado Springs, CO 80910
    (719) 579-2180
    0.6 PK-5 392
  • Colorado Springs Sierra High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 785 students
    0.6 miles
    2250 Jet Wing Drive
    Colorado Springs, CO 80916
    (719) 579-2090
    0.6 9-12 785

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