Boyer Valley Elementary School

  • Boyer Valley Elementary School serves 230 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the IA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 22%.
  • Boyer Valley Elementary School operates within the Boyer Valley Community School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 230 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 230 students
Boyer Valley Elementary School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender % Boyer Valley Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Boyer Valley Elementary School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by Grade Boyer Valley Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Boyer Valley Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Boyer Valley Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2001)
Hispanic
8%
10%
Boyer Valley Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
n/a
5%
Boyer Valley Elementary School Black Students (2001-2013)
White
90%
78%
Boyer Valley Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Boyer Valley Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Boyer Valley Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Boyer Valley Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IA 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.
0.19 0.38
Boyer Valley Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
39%
34%
Boyer Valley Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2015)
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.
5%
7%
Boyer Valley Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Boyer Valley Community School District's student population of 483 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,788 is higher than the state average of $13,242. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,111 is less than the state average of $12,536. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Boyer Valley Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 483 673
Boyer Valley Community School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $9 MM
Boyer Valley Community School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $6 MM $8 MM
Boyer Valley Community School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,788 $13,242
Boyer Valley Community School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,111 $12,536
Boyer Valley Community School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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