Sand Creek International School

550 Sand Creek Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80916
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 590 students in grades Kindergarten-8, Sand Creek International School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 32%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 45%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 590 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 82%
  • : Bottom 50% in CO
  • : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Sand Creek International School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

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School Overview

Sand Creek International School's student population of 590 students has grown by 26% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
590 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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School Rankings

Sand Creek International School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,779 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Sand Creek International School is 0.59, 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.
This School
State Level (CO)
#1080 out of 1779 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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21%
32%
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41%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
60%
35%
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Black
12%
4%
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White
18%
52%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sand Creek International School's ranking?
Sand Creek International School is ranked #1080 out of 1,779 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Colorado.
What schools are Sand Creek International School often compared to?
Sand Creek International Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Wildflower Elementary School, Stratmoor Hills Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
21% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% CO state average), while 41% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% CO state average).
How many students attend Sand Creek International School?
590 students attend Sand Creek International School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
60% of Sand Creek International School students are Hispanic, 18% of students are White, 12% of students are Black, 7% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Sand Creek International School?
Sand Creek International School has a student ration of 14:1, which is lower than the Colorado state average of 15:1.
What grades does Sand Creek International School offer ?
Sand Creek International School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Sand Creek International School part of?
Sand Creek International School is part of Harrison School District No. 2 In The County Of El Paso An.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 590 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 82%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CO Dept. of Education

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