1023 North 31st Street
Colorado Springs, CO 80904
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Howbert Elementary School serves 255 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Howbert Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 255 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Howbert Elementary School's student population of 255 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
255 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Howbert Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,783 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Howbert Elementary School is 0.31, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#606 out of 1783 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
15%
34%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
82%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.31
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Calendar

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Event
Date
THANKSGIVING BREAK (DISTRICT CLOSED)
November 21, 2022 (Monday)
SPRING BREAK - NO STUDENTS (3/27 - 3/31)
March 27, 2023 (Monday)
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 255 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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