Wilson Elementary School

  • Wilson Elementary School serves 421 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 16% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 24% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Wilson Elementary School's student population of 421 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students421 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wilson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wilson Elementary School is 0.62, which is more 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#1470 out of 1,704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
50%
34%
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Black
8%
5%
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White
35%
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 Wilson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.620.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wilson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Wilson Elementary School is Achieve Online (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Colorado Springs Achieve Online
    Grades: 6-12 | 249 students
    0.4 miles
    2115 Afton Way
    Colorado Springs, CO 80909
    (719)328-3000
    0.4 6-12 249
  • Colorado Springs Mitchell High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1345 students
    0.4 miles
    1205 Potter Drive
    Colorado Springs, CO 80909
    (719)328-6600
    0.4 9-12 1345
  • Colorado Springs Global Village Academy - Colorado Springs Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 464 students
    0.5 miles
    1702 N Murray Blvd
    Colorado Springs, CO 80915
    (719)645-8063
    0.5 K-8 464
  • Colorado Springs Madison Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 379 students
    0.6 miles
    4120 Constitution Avenue
    Colorado Springs, CO 80909
    (719)328-7300
    0.6 PK-5 379
  • Colorado Springs Henry Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 380 students
    0.8 miles
    1310 Lehmberg Boulevard
    Colorado Springs, CO 80915
    (719)328-7200
    0.8 PK-5 380

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