Bickel Elementary School

607 2nd Avenue East
Twin Falls, ID 83301
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4.00 5 1 (1 review)
Bickel Elementary School serves 270 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Bickel 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 30-34% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Bickel Elementary School's student population of 270 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students270 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Bickel 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 Bickel Elementary School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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
#516 out of 676 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
1%
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Hispanic
27%
18%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
61%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.550.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTwin Falls School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bickel Elementary School is Magic Valley High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Twin Falls Virtual Schoolhouse (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Twin Falls Twin Falls Virtual Schoolhouse Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 20 students
    0.5 miles
    201 Main Avenue West
    Twin Falls, ID 83301
    (208) 733-6900
    0.5 PK-8 20
  • Twin Falls Oregon Trail Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 599 students
    0.7 miles
    660 Park Avenue
    Twin Falls, ID 83301
    (208) 733-8480
    0.7 PK-5 599
  • Twin Falls Magic Valley High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 174 students
    0.8 miles
    512 Main Avenue North
    Twin Falls, ID 83301
    (208) 733-8823
    0.8 9-12 174
  • Twin Falls Morningside Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 475 students
    0.8 miles
    701 Morningside Drive
    Twin Falls, ID 83301
    (208) 733-6507
    0.8 PK-5 475
  • Twin Falls Lincoln Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 517 students
    1.0 miles
    238 Buhl Street North
    Twin Falls, ID 83301
    (208) 733-1321
    1 PK-5 517

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