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State

Colorado

Number of Students

300 (15% international

Acceptings Students to Grades

8-11

Offer Diploma

Colorado Springs School

Private Day School – Colorado Springs , Colorado

Colorado Springs School, founded in 1962, is a private, college preparatory day school. Students learn through traditional and experiential methods based in “real world” experiences inside and outside of the classroom. Small class sizes help students build supportive relationships for intellectual growth.

FACILITIES
The historic 28-acre campus is located on a former estate built in 1907, at the foot of the Rocky Mountains. The main building, The Trianon (used for class and administration) is
listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The school’s facilities include a theater, gallery, performing arts center, gymnasium, and a newly developed innovation lab.

SPORTS AND ARTS

Some of the competitive athletic teams offered at Colorado Springs include soccer, basketball, volleyball, cross-country, tennis, lacrosse, golf, and mountain biking.
For those with more creative interests, three plays/musicals are performed each year in the on-campus performing arts center along with many arts courses.

AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Niche ranked The Colorado Springs School the third best private school in Colorado. The school was also ranked #1 Best Private School by The Colorado Springs Business Journal
in 2016.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
Colorado Springs is the second largest city in the state of Colorado. Home to the United States Olympics Training Center, Colorado Springs is a destination for year-round outdoor
activities such as running, hiking, cycling and winter sports. Colorado Springs also possesses a dynamic cultural scene and many historic sites.r.

Area Population 361,000
City Website: City of Colorado Springs
  

Dates

Estimated Fall Start: Mid-August
Estimated Fall End: Late December
Estimated Spring Start: Early January
Estimated Spring End: Late May

School Facts

Years Founded

1962

Student Population

Co-Educational

Number of Students

300 (15% international

Acceptings Students to Grades

8-11

Teacher/Student Ratio

1:7

Average Class Size

16

ESL Programs

No

IB Programs

No

Offer Diploma

No

School Uniform

No

Campus Size

28 Acres

Religious Affiliation

None

SAT Average

1891

Foreign Languages

  • French
  • Spanish

University Acceptance Rate

100%

Arts

  • Band
  • Choir
  • Drawing
  • Glass
  • Graphic Design
  • Jewelry Making
  • Metal Sculpture
  • Painting
  • Photography
  • Pottery
  • Theater

AP Courses

  • Biology
  • Calculus BC
  • Comparative Government and Politics
  • English Language and Composition
  • English Literature and Composition
  • European History
  • French Language and Culture
  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • Spanish Language and Culture
  • Statistics

Sports

  • Basketball
  • Cross Country Running
  • Golf
  • Lacrosse
  • Mountain Biking
  • Soccer
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

Extracurricular Activities & Clubs

  • Art
  • Mountain Caravan
  • National Honor Society
  • Retreats
  • Ski
  • Student Government
  • Theatrical Productions
  • Yearbook

School Location

Partial List of College and University Acceptances

Baylor University, Boston University, Columbia University, Cornell University, Duke University, Georgetown University, John Hopkins University, Santa Clara University,
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Miami University, New York University, Northwestern University, Ohio State University, Pennsylvania State University, Purdue University, Texas A and M University, Tufts University, University of California, University of Chicago, University of Colorado, University of Notre Dame, University Of Pennsylvania, University of Texas, University of Washington, Vanderbilt University, George Washington University

University Acceptance Rate:
100%

AP Pass Rate:
85%

ACT Average:
27

Closest International and Local Airports: Colorado Springs Airport (COS)
For Details Visit Website: Colorado Springs School

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