Dora Erickson Elementary School

Tel: (208)525-7612
  • Dora Erickson Elementary School serves 448 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the ID average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 24%.
  • Dora Erickson Elementary School operates within the Idaho Falls School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 448 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-6
Total Students448 students
Dora Erickson Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Dora Erickson Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Dora Erickson Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeDora Erickson Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(ID) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
Dora Erickson Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Dora Erickson Elementary School American Indian Students (2002-2013)
Asian
n/a
1%
Dora Erickson Elementary School Asian Students (2001-2010)
Hispanic
43%
18%
Dora Erickson Elementary School Black Students (2002-2016)
Black
n/a
1%
Dora Erickson Elementary School Black Students (2002-2015)
White
53%
76%
Dora Erickson Elementary School White Students (2002-2016)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Dora Erickson Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsDora Erickson Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownID All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.540.30
Dora Erickson Elementary School Diversity Score (2002-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
38%
Dora Erickson Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
Dora Erickson Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

District Comparison

  • Idaho Falls School District's student population of 10,362 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $6,959 in this district is less than the state average of $9,031. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $6,477 is less than the state average of $9,000. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District NameIdaho Falls School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
2
Number of Students Managed10,362520
Idaho Falls School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$72 MM$5 MM
Idaho Falls School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$67 MM$5 MM
Idaho Falls School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$6,959$9,031
Idaho Falls School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$6,477$9,000
Idaho Falls School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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Idaho public schools have a diversity score of 0.30, which is lower than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in Idaho is Plummer-worley Joint School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Idaho or national school diversity statistics.