PROFICIENCY 29% 14% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
29%Colorado Springs School District No. 11 in the county of E
56%Colorado Springs

Russell Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "Colorado Springs School District No. 11 in the county of E" in Colorado Springs, CO. There are a total of 690 students and 42 teachers at Russell Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 323 free lunch students and 99 reduced lunch students.

Russell Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 29.0%, which is 14% lower than the Colorado average.


Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch323
Reduced lunch99


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Russell Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Russell Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 53.6% 53.0% 54.9% 51.1%
African American 6.7% 7.0% 4.7% 15.9%
Asian 1.8% 1.9% 3.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 25.6% 29.4% 32.6% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.4% 0.9% 0.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.4% 0.3% 0.4%
Multiracial 10.4% 7.2% 3.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Keller Elementary School25%0.2Colorado Springs, CO
Grant Elementary School29%0.7Colorado Springs, CO
Fremont Elementary School36%0.7Colorado Springs, CO
Doherty High School27%0.9Colorado Springs, CO
King Elementary School42%1.3Colorado Springs, CO
Carver Elementary School15%1.3Colorado Springs, CO
Martinez Elementary School37%1.4Colorado Springs, CO
Sabin Middle School22%1.6Colorado Springs, CO
Scott Elementary School48%1.8Colorado Springs, CO
Penrose Elementary School22%1.9Colorado Springs, CO
Jenkins Middle School39%1.9Colorado Springs, CO
Pioneer Elementary School39%1.9Colorado Springs, CO

Colorado Springs demographics profile

StatisticColorado SpringsColoradoNational
Population density (sq mi)2,3045091
Median age34.536.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%56%55%
Speak English87%83%79%
Speak Spanish8%12%13%

Education level achieved in Colorado Springs

IndexColorado SpringsColoradoNational
Completed 8th grade90.2%87.9%84.3%
Completed high school89.7%87.1%83.0%
Completed some college73.2%69.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree48.5%47.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors37.8%38.7%30.3%
Completed masters14.7%14.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.3%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Russell Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.