6175 Whetstone Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80923
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Scott Elementary School serves 501 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Scott 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 top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (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 51% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 48% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Scott Elementary School's student population of 501 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
501 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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Students by Grade
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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)

School Rankings

Scott 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 Scott Elementary School is 0.56, 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
#624 out of 1783 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
22%
34%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
62%
52%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score
0.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 501 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in CO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56

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