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4285 Walker Rd

Colorado Springs, CO 80908

(719) 488-4740

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Grades: PK - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 400

Students Per Teacher: 10

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12 Parent Reviews for Ray E Kilmer Elementary School

Kilmer is a small, student centered school with many opportunities for students to grow both during and before/after school hours. The community is welcoming to new families and has a wonderful special needs program. Both of my children have been there since preschool and are extremely happy. I love ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/27/12

This school is listed as 14 per FTE...but this is not to be confused with class size...there are 25 to 26 per teacher in a class.

Posted by a parent on 01/23/11

Kilmer has undergone many changes over the past several years but has managed not skipping a beat in maintaining the focus of educating the whole child . Teachers are highly educated as well as creative when it comes to customizing the learning plan for each individual child. The culture is a ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/19/11

We have been greatly impressed with the 'extra-curricular' activities offered to our children. We have watched our children grow with confidence and in joy. We are deeply saddened to think about some of things going away next year with the budget shorfalls.

Posted by a parent on 05/17/09

Both my children are at this school and we have pleased with the curriculum, teachers and culture. Although student testing is an important objective of the staff I believe Kilmer does a great job of maintaining a balance between general learning and performance. We have high expectations for the education ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/10/08

Last year was our first foray into public school, and at the end of the year I thanked the staff and teachers for an amazing year for my kindergartner. While I felt the homework was a little too much, my daughter learned so much, and was very excited about going to school. Mrs. Carter is a very caring ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/18/06

I have been pleased with the staff and academic programs at Kilmer. My child started off behind and the staff support and district support has been wonderful in helping him catch up in with his reading level. I feel that the Kilmer enviroment is friendly and continues to strengthen their relationships ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/27/05

I was not impressed with this school. It was mediocre at best in activities and general school culture. I withdrew my kids.

Posted by a parent on 04/05/05

I believe the Kilmer teaching staff's ability to teach our children to be contibuting assets to a challenged society is outstanding. As far as principal changes, the majority went elsewhere in the district to provide their excellent ability in other places. I believe that people should compare ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/02/05

My son has done very well at this school. It is nice to see teachers that get to know there students and are aware of what areas they need extra attention in. The class sizes are small and that makes for a better education. K.H.

Posted by a parent on 09/21/04

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Test scores for Ray E Kilmer Elementary School

TCAP* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Ray E Kilmer Elementary School
Lewis-palmer Consolidated School District No. 38
* In 2011-2012 Colorado used the Transitional Colorado Assessment Program (TCAP) to test students' skills in reading, writing and mathematics in grades 3 through 10, and in science in grades 5, 8 and 10. The TCAP is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Colorado. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Colorado Springs schools — Ray E Kilmer Elementary School is located at 4285 Walker Rd, Colorado Springs CO 80908. 4285 Walker Rd is in the 80908 ZIP code in Colorado Springs, CO The school district for Ray E Kilmer Elementary School is the Lewis-palmer Consolidated School District No. 38. Ray E Kilmer Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 6.
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