The Colorado Springs School

     Tel: (719)475-9747
Grades: PK - 12 | 327 students
Through superior academics and mentoring, The Colorado Springs School prepares students to think independently and to meet the needs of a dynamic world with leadership, ingenuity, problem-solving skills, and personal integrity.
Learning is grounded in experience.
By delivering challenging academic material through traditional and experiential settings, The Colorado Springs School offers our students hands on and practical opportunities to learn more thoroughly, to retain information longer, and to apply it to new settings.
This deliberate approach to teaching also offers students opportunities to learn more about themselves, others, and the world.
Building on strong, supportive relationships afforded by small classes and a safe environment, we advance each student's personal and academic growth.
We teach to a higher standard than the common core.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12

Student Body

Total Students 327 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 16%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade The Colorado Springs School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes:

Through superior academics and mentoring, The Colorado Springs School prepares students to think independently and to meet the needs of a dynamic world with leadership, ingenuity, problem-solving skills, and personal integrity. Learning is grounded in experience. By delivering challenging academic material through traditional and experiential settings, The Colorado Springs School offers our students opportunities to learn information more thoroughly, to retain it longer, and to apply it to new settings. This deliberate approach to teaching also offers students opportunities to learn more about themselves, others, and the world. Building on strong, supportive relationships afforded by small classes and a safe environment, we advance each student's personal and academic growth. We teach to a higher standard than the common core.

Profile last updated: 01/22/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Hillsprings Learning Center (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Paul Catholic School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Paul Catholic School (0.9 miles away)
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  • Colorado SpringsSt. Paul Catholic School
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    1601 Mesa Ave
    Colorado SpringsCO80906
    (719)632-1846
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    0.9 mi | 131 students | Gr. PK-8                      
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    Colorado SpringsCO80905
    (719)632-0875
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    885 Cheyenne Meadows Rd
    Colorado SpringsCO80906
    (719)538-4614
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    Colorado SpringsCO80905
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  • Colorado SpringsChild Nursery Centers
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    104 E Rio Grande Street
    Colorado SpringsCO80903
    (719)632-1754
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    2.4 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-5                      

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