Edgemont Gardens Elementary School

1240 Azalea Drive
Idaho Falls, ID 83404
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Edgemont Gardens Elementary School serves 502 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Edgemont Gardens 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 28% (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 44% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Idaho state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Edgemont Gardens Elementary School's student population of 502 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students502 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Edgemont Gardens 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 Edgemont Gardens Elementary School is 0.39, 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
#507 out of 676 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
19%
18%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
76%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.390.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIdaho Falls School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Edgemont Gardens Elementary School is Idaho Falls Senior High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Monticello Montessori Charter School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Theresa Bunker Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Idaho Falls Theresa Bunker Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 265 students
    0.2 miles
    1385 East 16th Street
    Idaho Falls, ID 83404
    (208) 525-7606
    0.2 PK-6 265
  • Idaho Falls Linden Park Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 467 students
    0.6 miles
    1305 9th Street
    Idaho Falls, ID 83404
    (208) 525-7642
    0.6 PK-6 467
  • Idaho Falls Longfellow Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 528 students
    0.9 miles
    2500 South Higbee Avenue
    Idaho Falls, ID 83404
    (208) 525-7648
    0.9 PK-6 528
  • Idaho Falls Monticello Montessori Charter School Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 183 students
    0.9 miles
    4707 South Sweetwater Way
    Idaho Falls, ID 83406
    (208) 419-0742
    0.9 PK-8 183
  • Idaho Falls Alturas International Academy Charter School
    Math: 48% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 414 students
    1.0 miles
    151 North Ridge Avenue
    Idaho Falls, ID 83404
    (208) 522-5145
    1 K-8 414

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