Giberson Elementary School

2880 Ferber Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80916
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Giberson Elementary School serves 384 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Giberson Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Giberson Elementary School's student population of 384 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students384 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Giberson Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Giberson Elementary School is 0.60, which is equal to 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
#875 out of 1768 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
58%
34%
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Black
13%
5%
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White
21%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.600.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
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 Giberson Elementary School is Sierra High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Panorama Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Turman Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Colorado Springs Turman Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 262 students
    0.5 miles
    3245 Springnite Drive
    Colorado Springs, CO 80916
    (719) 579-2195
    0.5 PK-5 262
  • Colorado Springs Sierra High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 785 students
    0.6 miles
    2250 Jet Wing Drive
    Colorado Springs, CO 80916
    (719) 579-2090
    0.6 9-12 785
  • Colorado Springs Bricker Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 394 students
    0.8 miles
    4880 Dover Place
    Colorado Springs, CO 80916
    (719) 579-2150
    0.8 PK-5 394
  • Colorado Springs Soaring Eagles Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 562 students
    0.8 miles
    4710 Harrier Ridge Drive
    Colorado Springs, CO 80916
    (719) 540-4000
    0.8 PK-5 562
  • Colorado Springs Panorama Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 538 students
    0.9 miles
    2145 South Chelton
    Colorado Springs, CO 80916
    (719) 579-3220
    0.9 6-8 538

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