Oregon Trail Elementary School

Oregon Trail Elementary School serves 624 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the ID average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 22%.
Oregon Trail Elementary School operates within the Twin Falls School District.

Overview

The student population of 624 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 624 students
Oregon Trail Elementary School Total Students (1995-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Oregon Trail Elementary School Total Teachers (1995-2013)
Students by Grade Oregon Trail Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ID) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 17:1
Oregon Trail Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Oregon Trail Elementary School American Indian Students (2009-2013)
Hispanic
33%
16%
Oregon Trail Elementary School Black Students (2001-2013)
White
64%
78%
Oregon Trail Elementary School White Students (2001-2013)
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Oregon Trail Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown ID All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.49 0.29
Oregon Trail Elementary School Diversity Score (2001-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
63%
38%
Oregon Trail Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
9%
Oregon Trail Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,206 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $7,708 is less than the state average of $10,010. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $7,207 is less than the state average of $9,580. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Twin Falls School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
3
Number of Students Managed 8,206 521
Twin Falls  School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $58 MM $6 MM
Twin Falls  School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $54 MM $6 MM
Twin Falls  School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,708 $10,010
Twin Falls  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,207 $9,580
Twin Falls  School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Magic Valley Alternative High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Snake River Juvenile Detention (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bickel Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Twin FallsBickel Elementary School
    607 2nd Ave East
    Twin FallsID 83301
    (208)733-4116
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 371 students                      
  • Twin FallsMagic Valley Alternative High School
    Alternative School
    512 Main Ave North
    Twin FallsID 83301
    (208)733-8823
    Alternative School

    1.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 155 students                      
  • Twin FallsMorningside Elementary School
    701 Morningside Dr
    Twin FallsID 83301
    (208)733-6507
    1.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 711 students                      
  • Twin FallsLincoln Elementary School
    238 7th St North
    Twin FallsID 83301
    (208)733-1321
    1.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 465 students                      
  • Twin FallsTwin Falls Bridge Academy
    Alternative School
    616 Eastland Dr
    Twin FallsID 83301
    (208)737-5282
    Alternative School

    1.6 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 87 students                      

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