Ashton Elementary School

168 South 1st Street
Ashton, ID 83420
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Ashton Elementary School serves 269 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Ashton Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Ashton Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Idaho for:

School Overview

Ashton Elementary School's student population of 269 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students269 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Ashton Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Ashton Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Ashton Elementary School is 0.24, which is less 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
#126 out of 676 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
14%
18%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
86%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.240.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFremont County Joint 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 Ashton Elementary School is North Fremont Jr/sr High School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ashton North Fremont Jr/sr High School Math: 32% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 324 students
    0.8 miles
    3581 East 1300 North
    Ashton, ID 83420
    (208) 652-7468
    0.8 6-12 324
  • Saint Anthony South Fremont High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 439 students
    13.2 miles
    855 North Bridge
    Saint Anthony, ID 83445
    (208) 624-3416
    13.2 9-12 439
  • Saint Anthony South Fremont Junior High School Math: 33% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 365 students
    13.3 miles
    550 North 1st West
    Saint Anthony, ID 83445
    (208) 624-7880
    13.3 6-8 365
  • Saint Anthony Henrys Fork Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 537 students
    13.4 miles
    425 North 3rd West Street
    Saint Anthony, ID 83445
    (208) 624-7422
    13.4 PK-5 537
  • Saint Anthony Teton Elementary School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 117 students
    13.5 miles
    825 South 4th West
    Saint Anthony, ID 83445
    (208) 458-4931
    13.5 PK-5 117

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