Howe Elementary School

3512 Little Lost River Highway
Howe, ID 83244
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Howe Elementary School serves 28 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Howe Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 55%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Howe Elementary School's student population of 28 students has declined by 30% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
28 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
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School Rankings

Howe Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Howe Elementary School is 0.25, which is less 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 Data
This School
State Level (ID)
Overall Testing Rank
#294 out of 682 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
18:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
11%
18%
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Black
n/a
1%
White
86%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.25
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 28 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in ID
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.25 (Top 50%)

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