Ray E Kilmer Elementary School

4285 Walker Rd
Colorado Springs, CO 80908
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Ray E Kilmer Elementary School serves 377 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Ray E Kilmer Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 377 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ray E Kilmer Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

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School Overview

Ray E Kilmer Elementary School's student population of 377 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
377 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Ray E Kilmer Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,734 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Ray E Kilmer Elementary School is 0.41, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#117 out of 1734 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
15%
35%
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Black
2%
4%
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White
75%
52%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ray E Kilmer Elementary School's ranking?
Ray E Kilmer Elementary School is ranked #117 out of 1,734 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Colorado.
What schools are Ray E Kilmer Elementary School often compared to?
Ray E Kilmer Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Bear Creek Elementary School, Prairie Winds Elementary School, Monument Charter Academy by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CO state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CO state average).
How many students attend Ray E Kilmer Elementary School?
377 students attend Ray E Kilmer Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
75% of Ray E Kilmer Elementary School students are White, 15% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ray E Kilmer Elementary School?
Ray E Kilmer Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Ray E Kilmer Elementary School offer ?
Ray E Kilmer Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6
What school district is Ray E Kilmer Elementary School part of?
Ray E Kilmer Elementary School is part of Lewis-Palmer Consolidated School District No. 38 In The Co.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 377 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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