Columbian Elementary School

1202 Bragdon Avenue
Pueblo, CO 81004
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Columbian Elementary School serves 371 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Columbian 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 10-14% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Columbian Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Columbian Elementary School's student population of 371 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students371 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Columbian 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 Columbian Elementary School is 0.42, which is less 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
#1616 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
73%
34%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
22%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.420.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePueblo School District No. 60 In The County Of Pueblo And School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Columbian Elementary School is Central High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Pueblo Charter School For The Arts & Sciences (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pueblo Central High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 785 students
    0.6 miles
    216 East Orman Avenue
    Pueblo, CO 81004
    (719) 549-7300
    0.6 9-12 785
  • Pueblo Pueblo Charter School For The Arts & Sciences Charter School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 453 students
    0.7 miles
    1745 Acero
    Pueblo, CO 81004
    (719) 549-2737
    0.7 K-8 453
  • Pueblo Bessemer Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 291 students
    0.8 miles
    1125 E Routt Avenue
    Pueblo, CO 81004
    (719) 549-7505
    0.8 PK-5 291
  • Pueblo Corwin International Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 39% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 4-8 | 606 students
    0.8 miles
    1500 Lakeview Avenue
    Pueblo, CO 81004
    (719) 549-7400
    0.8 4-8 606
  • Pueblo Heritage Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 382 students
    0.8 miles
    625 Brown Avenue
    Pueblo, CO 81004
    (719) 549-7575
    0.8 PK-5 382

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