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  • Weikel Elementary School
  • 6565 Lindstrom Street, Fort Carson
  • Fountain School District No. 8 in the county of El Paso an
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 831
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
37%
  • Mountainside Elementary School
  • 5506 Harr Avenue, Fort Carson
  • Fountain School District No. 8 in the county of El Paso an
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 492
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
35%
  • Abrams Elementary School
  • 600 Chiles Avenue, Fort Carson
  • Fountain School District No. 8 in the county of El Paso an
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 493
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
34%
  • Carson Middle School
  • 6200 Prussman Boulevard, Fort Carson
  • Fountain School District No. 8 in the county of El Paso an
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 708
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
32%
  • Patriot Elementary School
  • 7010 Harr Avenue, Fort Carson
  • Fountain School District No. 8 in the county of El Paso an
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 651
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
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Fort Carson school information

IndexFort CarsonColoradoNational
Average Test Scores35%34%49%
Student/Teacher ratio25:117:116:1
Total public schools41,42679,221
Total private schoolsn/a38424,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1387,963
The Fort Carson, CO educational system consists of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Fort Carson public schools have average test scores of 35% which is 4% higher than than the Colorado average and 29% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Fort Carson public schools is 25:1, compared to 17:1 in Colorado and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 93.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 93.4% have completed high school, 15.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Fort Carson

IndexFort CarsonColoradoNational
Completed 8th grade93.4%87.9%84.3%
Completed high school93.4%87.1%83.0%
Completed some college72.3%69.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree26.9%47.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors15.8%38.7%30.3%
Completed masters4.8%14.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.9%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.6%1.3%

Fort Carson, CO School Districts

Fountain School District 8

There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Fort Carson. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Fort Carson, CO schools is 35%. The average student to teacher ratio is 25:1. In Fort Carson, CO, an average of 93.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 93.4% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Fort Carson schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Fort Carson, CO schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Stratmoor, CO5,82139%22%
Colorado Springs, CO448,75937%25%
Manitou Springs, CO5,21734%32%
Fountain, CO27,81731%38%
Security-Widefield, CO34,95630%39%
Fort Carson, CO14,87335%29%

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Fort Carson, CO14,87335%29%
Source: The Fort Carson, CO education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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