A H Bush Elementary School

380 West Anderson Street
Idaho Falls, ID 83402
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
A H Bush Elementary School serves 424 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
A H Bush Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

A H Bush Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Idaho for:

School Overview

A H Bush Elementary School's student population of 424 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students424 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

A H Bush Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 676 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of A H Bush Elementary School is 0.50, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Overall Testing Rank
#601 out of 676 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
32%
18%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
63%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.500.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIdaho Falls School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to A H Bush Elementary School is 3b Juvenile Detention Center (1.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Idaho Falls 3b Juvenile Detention Center Alternative School
    Grades: 4-12 | 16 students
    1.2 miles
    950 Environmental Way
    Idaho Falls, ID 83401
    (208) 542-2947
    1.2 4-12 16
  • Idaho Falls Temple View Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 475 students
    1.2 miles
    1500 Scorpius Drive
    Idaho Falls, ID 83402
    (208) 525-7660
    1.2 PK-6 475
  • Idaho Falls Dora Erickson Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 444 students
    1.3 miles
    850 Cleveland Street
    Idaho Falls, ID 83401
    (208) 525-7612
    1.3 PK-6 444
  • Idaho Falls Emerson High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 149 students
    1.3 miles
    335 5th Street
    Idaho Falls, ID 83401
    (208) 524-7800
    1.3 7-12 149
  • Idaho Falls Compass Academy Magnet School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 473 students
    1.4 miles
    955 Garfield Street
    Idaho Falls, ID 83401
    (208) 525-7720
    1.4 9-12 473

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