Horizon Elementary School

934 10th Avenue East
Jerome, ID 83338
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Horizon Elementary School serves 661 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Horizon 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 55%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Horizon Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Idaho for:

School Overview

Horizon Elementary School's student population of 661 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students661 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Rankings

Horizon Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 682 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Horizon Elementary School is 0.50, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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
#474 out of 682 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
52%
18%
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Black
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Horizon Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
48%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.500.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Horizon 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 NameJerome Joint School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Horizon Elementary School is Jerome High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jerome Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jefferson Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jerome Jefferson Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 582 students
    0.4 miles
    600 North Fillmore Street
    Jerome, ID 83338
    (208) 324-8896
    0.4 K-3 582
  • Jerome Jerome High School Math: 14% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,077 student
    0.4 miles
    104 North Tiger Drive
    Jerome, ID 83338
    (208) 324-8137
    0.4 9-12 1,077
  • Jerome Jerome Middle School Math: 23% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 990 students
    0.4 miles
    520 10th Avenue West
    Jerome, ID 83338
    (208) 324-8134
    0.4 6-8 990
  • Jerome Northside Jr/sr High School Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 27 students
    0.4 miles
    125 4th Avenue West
    Jerome, ID 83338
    (208) 324-8137
    0.4 6-12 27
  • Jerome Summit Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 684 students
    0.6 miles
    200 10th Avenue West
    Jerome, ID 83338
    (208) 324-3396
    0.6 4-5 684

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