Manitou Springs Elementary School

  • Manitou Springs Elementary School serves 443 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (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 36% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Manitou Springs 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

School Overview

  • Manitou Springs Elementary School's student population of 443 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students443 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Manitou Springs Elementary 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 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Manitou Springs Elementary School is 0.27, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1056 out of 1718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Manitou Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Manitou Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Manitou Springs Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Manitou Springs Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
8%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Manitou Springs Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Manitou Springs Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
85%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Manitou Springs Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Manitou Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Manitou Springs Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.270.60
This chart display the diversity score of Manitou Springs Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Manitou Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Manitou Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameManitou Springs School District No. 14 In The County Of El School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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