Harrison School District No. 2 In The County Of El Paso An School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 26 public schools serving 11,771 students in Harrison School District No. 2 In The County Of El Paso An School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Colorado.
Public Schools in Harrison School District No. 2 In The County Of El Paso An School District have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Harrison School District No. 2 In The County Of El Paso An School District are James Irwin Charter High School, Soaring Eagles Elementary School and James Irwin Charter Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Harrison School District No. 2 In The County Of El Paso An School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Colorado.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Colorado public school average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Harrison School District No. 2 In The County Of El Paso An School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Colorado for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Harrison School District No. 2 In The County Of El Paso An School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CO)
# Schools
26 Schools
1,893 Schools
# Students
11,771 Students
905,726 Students
# Teachers
724 Teachers
51,723 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Harrison School District No. 2 In The County Of El Paso An School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 185 school districts in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 83% has increased from 78% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CO)
Overall District Rank
#82 out of 186 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Harrison School District No. 2 In The County Of El Paso An  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Harrison School District No. 2 In The County Of El Paso An  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
83%
80%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Harrison School District No. 2 In The County Of El Paso An  School District and public school graduation rate of CO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.67
0.60
# American Indian Students
98 Students
6,423 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
231 Students
28,756 Students
% Asian Students
2%
3%
# Hispanic Students
5,907 Students
304,737 Students
% Hispanic Students
50%
34%
# Black Students
1,629 Students
41,404 Students
% Black Students
14%
5%
# White Students
2,936 Students
484,030 Students
% White Students
25%
53%
# Hawaiian Students
122 Students
2,271 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
848 Students
37,754 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
32,768
# Students in K Grade:
1,064
63,335
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,062
64,697
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,051
65,383
# Students in 3rd Grade:
996
67,634
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,009
69,478
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,011
69,489
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,017
68,897
# Students in 7th Grade:
923
67,650
# Students in 8th Grade:
878
67,586
# Students in 9th Grade:
761
69,740
# Students in 10th Grade:
750
66,817
# Students in 11th Grade:
602
64,863
# Students in 12th Grade:
647
67,389
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,600 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,173. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,389 is less than the state median of $15,158. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CO)
Total Revenue
$125 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Harrison School District No. 2 In The County Of El Paso An  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$122 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Harrison School District No. 2 In The County Of El Paso An  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,600
$16,173
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Harrison School District No. 2 In The County Of El Paso An  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,389
$15,158
This chart display average spending per public school student in Harrison School District No. 2 In The County Of El Paso An  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Harrison School District No. 2 In The County Of El Paso An School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
James Irwin Charter High School
Charter School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5525 Astrozon Blvd.
Colorado Springs, CO 80916
(719) 576-8055
Grades: 9-12
| 426 students
Rank: #22.
Soaring Eagles Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4710 Harrier Ridge Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80916
(719) 540-4000
Grades: PK-5
| 562 students
Rank: #33.
James Irwin Charter Elementary School
Charter School
Math: 48% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1626 S Murray Boulevard
Colorado Springs, CO 80916
(719) 302-9000
Grades: K-5
| 537 students
Rank: #44.
James Irwin Charter Middle School
Charter School
Math: 43% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5525 Astrozon Blvd
Colorado Springs, CO 80916
(719) 591-2122
Grades: 6-8
| 446 students
Rank: #55.
Atlas Preparatory High School
Charter School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1628 South Murray Blvd
Colorado Springs, CO 80916
(719) 358-7196
Grades: 9-12
| 418 students
Rank: #66.
Mountain Vista Community School
Magnet School
Math: 34% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2550 Dorset Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80910
(719) 579-3400
Grades: PK-8
| 621 students
Rank: #77.
Wildflower Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1160 Keith Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80916
(719) 579-2115
Grades: PK-5
| 465 students
Rank: #88.
Oak Creek Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3333 Oak Creek Drive West
Colorado Springs, CO 80906
(719) 579-2175
Grades: PK-5
| 255 students
Rank: #99.
Otero Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(2)
1650 Charmwood Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80906
(719) 579-2110
Grades: PK-5
| 345 students
Rank: #1010.
Sand Creek International Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
550 Sand Creek Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80916
(719) 579-3760
Grades: PK-5
| 485 students
Rank: #1111.
Atlas Preparatory Middle School
Charter School
Math: 31% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1602 South Murray Blvd
Colorado Springs, CO 80916
(719) 358-7196
Grades: 5-8
| 523 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Giberson Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2880 Ferber Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80916
(719) 579-2165
Grades: PK-5
| 384 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Stratmoor Hills Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
200 Loomis Avenue
Colorado Springs, CO 80906
(719) 579-2185
Grades: PK-5
| 233 students
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Stratton Meadows Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
610 Brookshire Avenue
Colorado Springs, CO 80906
(719) 579-2190
Grades: PK-5
| 359 students
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Turman Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3245 Springnite Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80916
(719) 579-2195
Grades: PK-5
| 262 students
Rank: #1616.
Centennial Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1860 South Chelton Road
Colorado Springs, CO 80910
(719) 579-2155
Grades: PK-5
| 526 students
Rank: #1717.
Pikes Peak Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1520 Verde Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80910
(719) 579-2180
Grades: PK-5
| 392 students
Rank: #1818.
Harrison High School
Math: 19% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2755 Janitell Road
Colorado Springs, CO 80906
(719) 579-2080
Grades: 9-12
| 995 students
Rank: #1919.
Bricker Elementary School
Math: 29% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4880 Dover Place
Colorado Springs, CO 80916
(719) 579-2150
Grades: PK-5
| 394 students
Rank: #2020.
Fox Meadow Middle School
Math: 20% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1450 Cheyenne Meadows Road
Colorado Springs, CO 80906
(719) 527-7100
Grades: 6-8
| 640 students
Rank: #2121.
Sierra High School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2250 Jet Wing Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80916
(719) 579-2090
Grades: 9-12
| 785 students
Rank: #2222.
Monterey Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2311 Monterey Road
Colorado Springs, CO 80910
(719) 579-2179
Grades: PK-5
| 404 students
Rank: #2323.
Career Readiness Academy
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2883 South Circle Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80906
(719) 579-2580
Grades: 9-12
| 78 students
Rank: #2424.
Panorama Middle School
Math: 12% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2145 South Chelton
Colorado Springs, CO 80916
(719) 579-3220
Grades: 6-8
| 538 students
Rank: #2525.
Carmel Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 9% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1740 Pepperwood Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80910
(719) 579-3210
Grades: 6-8
| 368 students
2400 Slater Avenue
Colorado Springs, CO 80905
(719) 579-2160
Grades: K-12
| 330 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 11,771 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 83% (Top 50% in CO)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 29% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.67

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