Twain Elementary School

  • Twain Elementary School serves 456 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Twain Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Twain Elementary School's student population of 456 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students456 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Twain Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Twain Elementary School is 0.66, which is more 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#1003 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
44%
34%
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Black
11%
5%
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White
37%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score0.660.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColorado Springs School District No. 11 In The County Of E School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • Colorado Springs Mitchell High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,379 student
    0.8 miles
    1205 Potter Drive
    Colorado Springs, CO 80909
    (719) 328-6600
    0.8 9-12 1,379
  • Colorado Springs James Irwin Charter Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 334 students
    0.9 miles
    1801 Howard Avenue
    Colorado Springs, CO 80909
    (719) 302-9000
    0.9 K-5 334
  • Colorado Springs Early College High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 197 students
    1.0 miles
    2115 Afton Way
    Colorado Springs, CO 80909
    (719) 328-3009
    1.0 9-12 197
  • Colorado Springs The Bijou School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 131 students
    1.1 miles
    2115 Afton Way
    Colorado Springs, CO 80909
    (719) 328-7900
    1.1 9-12 131
  • Colorado Springs Global Village Academy - Colorado Springs Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 453 students
    1.1 miles
    303 Austin Bluffs Parkway
    Colorado Springs, CO 80918
    (719) 645-8063
    1.1 K-8 453

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