Harrison Elementary School

  • Harrison Elementary School serves 457 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (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 42% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Harrison Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 25%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Harrison Elementary School's student population of 457 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 29% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students457 students
This chart display total students of Harrison Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Harrison Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Harrison Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Harrison Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Harrison 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Harrison Elementary School is 0.49, which is more 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#407 out of 676 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Harrison Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Harrison Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Harrison Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Harrison Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Harrison Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
4%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Harrison Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
22%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Harrison Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
4%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Harrison Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
68%
75%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Harrison Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Harrison Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Harrison Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ID.
Diversity Score0.490.40
This chart display the diversity score of Harrison Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Harrison Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Harrison 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 NameTwin Falls School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Twin Falls Lincoln Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 517 students
    0.8 miles
    238 Buhl Street North
    Twin Falls, ID 83301
    (208)733-1321
    0.8 PK-5 517
  • Twin Falls Twin Falls High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,192 student
    0.8 miles
    1615 Filer Avenue East
    Twin Falls, ID 83301
    (208)733-6551
    0.8 9-12 1,192
  • Twin Falls I B Perrine Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 559 students
    0.9 miles
    452 Caswell Ave W
    Twin Falls, ID 83301
    (208)733-4288
    0.9 PK-5 559
  • Twin Falls Magic Valley High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 174 students
    0.9 miles
    512 Main Avenue North
    Twin Falls, ID 83301
    (208)733-8823
    0.9 9-12 174
  • Twin Falls Xavier Charter School Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 709 students
    0.9 miles
    1218 North College Road West
    Twin Falls, ID 83301
    (208)734-3947
    0.9 K-12 709

School Reviews

5  
Mrs. Pauley is a very good teacher to have, I really want Mrs. shroder for my third grade teacher.
- Posted by

Review Harrison Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
What is the best way to evaluate the quality of a public high school? Learn about the data available that helps parents choose a high school based upon how well their graduates perform in college.
In this article, we’ll take a closer look at the financial impact of COVID-19 on public schools and what to expect in the future. We’ll talk about the effects of budget cuts and other challenges affecting the public school system for the remainder of this school year and into the next.
As the nation works to recover from COVID-19, parents wonder what the fall of 2020 holds in terms of the upcoming school year. Read on to learn some tips for preparing for potential challenges and to see the answers to some of the biggest questions being asked by parents of school-age children.