Manitou Springs School District No. 14 In The County Of El

405 El Monte Place
Manitou Springs, CO 80829-2064
(District boundaries shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%

Top Rankings

Manitou Springs School District No. 14 In The County Of El ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Colorado for:

Category
Attribute
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public preschools serving 582 students in Manitou Springs School District No. 14 In The County Of El. This district's average pre testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public pre schools in Colorado.
Public Preschools in Manitou Springs School District No. 14 In The County Of El have an average math proficiency score of 23% (versus the Colorado public pre school average of 31%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 42% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Colorado public preschool average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (CO)
# Schools
4 Schools
796 Schools
# Students
1,329 Students
286,399 Students
# Teachers
106 Teachers
18,387 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Manitou Springs School District No. 14 In The County Of El, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 178 school districts in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 90-94% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (CO)
#37 out of 180 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Manitou Springs School District No. 14 In The County Of El, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
30%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Manitou Springs School District No. 14 In The County Of El and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
61%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Manitou Springs School District No. 14 In The County Of El 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 2020-21 school year data.
≥95%
81%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Manitou Springs School District No. 14 In The County Of El and public school graduation rate of CO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.37
0.62
# American Indian Students
7 Students
1,472 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
13 Students
9,756 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# Hispanic Students
161 Students
100,563 Students
% Hispanic Students
12%
35%
# Black Students
16 Students
14,669 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
1,045 Students
144,101 Students
% White Students
79%
50%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
922 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
87 Students
15,030 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
36
30,884
# Students in K Grade:
62
40,015
# Students in 1st Grade:
78
38,691
# Students in 2nd Grade:
85
39,234
# Students in 3rd Grade:
95
38,109
# Students in 4th Grade:
90
38,503
# Students in 5th Grade:
95
38,588
# Students in 6th Grade:
108
8,923
# Students in 7th Grade:
103
5,680
# Students in 8th Grade:
112
5,549
# Students in 9th Grade:
123
612
# Students in 10th Grade:
121
551
# Students in 11th Grade:
106
518
# Students in 12th Grade:
115
542
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,272 is higher than the state median of $15,247. The school district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,135 is less than the state median of $15,560. The school district spending/student has grown by 12% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CO)
Total Revenue
$20 MM
$13,426 MM
This chart display total revenue of Manitou Springs School District No. 14 In The County Of El and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$19 MM
$13,702 MM
This chart display total spending of Manitou Springs School District No. 14 In The County Of El and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,272
$15,247
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Manitou Springs School District No. 14 In The County Of El and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,135
$15,560
This chart display average spending per public school student in Manitou Springs School District No. 14 In The County Of El and average spending per public school student of all school districts in CO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Manitou Springs School District No. 14 In The County Of El Public Preschools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Manitou Springs Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
110 Pawnee Avenue
Manitou Springs, CO 80829
(719) 685-2195
Grades: PK-5
| 405 students
Rank: #22.
Ute Pass Elementary School
(Math: 20-29% | Reading: 40-49%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
9230 Chipita Park Road
Cascade, CO 80809
(719) 685-2227
Grades: PK-6
| 177 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 4 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 1,329 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • : ≥95% (Top 5% in CO)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 30% (Top 30%)
  • : 61% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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