East Canyon Elementary School

  • East Canyon Elementary School serves 647 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the ID average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 23%.
  • East Canyon Elementary School operates within the Vallivue School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 647 students has grown by 40% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 27% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 647 students
East Canyon Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % East Canyon Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
East Canyon Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade East Canyon Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ID) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 19:1
East Canyon Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
East Canyon Elementary School American Indian Students (2002-2014)
Asian
n/a
1%
East Canyon Elementary School Asian Students (2001-2013)
Hispanic
37%
17%
East Canyon Elementary School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
1%
1%
East Canyon Elementary School Black Students (2002-2015)
White
61%
77%
East Canyon Elementary School White Students (2001-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
East Canyon Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
2%
East Canyon Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups East Canyon Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown ID 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.
0.50 0.29
East Canyon Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
56%
39%
East Canyon Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
9%
10%
East Canyon Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Vallivue School District's student population of 8,209 students has grown by 10% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $6,681 in this district is less than the state average of $8,671. The district revenue/student has declined by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $6,413 is less than the state average of $7,847. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name Vallivue School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
2
Number of Students Managed 8,209 529
Vallivue School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $55 MM $5 MM
Vallivue School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $53 MM $4 MM
Vallivue School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $6,681 $8,671
Vallivue School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $6,413 $7,847
Vallivue School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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