Steele Elementary School

  • Steele Elementary School serves 297 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47%.

School Overview

  • Steele Elementary School's student population of 297 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students297 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Steele Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Steele Elementary School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#154 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
14%
34%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
78%
53%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Steele Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.370.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColorado Springs No. 11 in the county of E School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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