Early College High School

  • Early College High School serves 197 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Early College High 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Colorado state average of 47%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Early College High School's student population of 197 students has grown by 69% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 77% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students197 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Early College High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,718 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Early College High School is 0.63, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1061 out of 1718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:117:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
29%
34%
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Black
7%
5%
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White
53%
53%
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score0.630.60
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Graduation Rate20-29%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColorado Springs School District No. 11 In The County Of E School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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