Gate City Elementary School

  • Gate City Elementary School serves 473 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 52%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Gate City Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 25%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Gate City Elementary School's student population of 473 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students473 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gate City Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 671 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gate City Elementary School is 0.24, 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 School Rank (16-17)#127 out of 671 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Gate City Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
18%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
87%
75%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gate City Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ID.
Diversity Score0.240.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gate City Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePocatello School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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