Caldwell School District

1502 Fillmore Street
Caldwell, ID 83605-4254
(District boundaries shown in map)
1/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Caldwell School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Idaho for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 11 public schools serving 5,626 students in Caldwell School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Idaho.
Public Schools in Caldwell School District have an average math proficiency score of 17% (versus the Idaho public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 54% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Idaho public school average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (ID)
# Schools
11 Schools
791 Schools
# Students
5,626 Students
315,620 Students
# Teachers
340 Teachers
17,473 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Caldwell School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 168 school districts in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 65% has decreased from 76% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (ID)
#162 out of 169 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Caldwell   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
17%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Caldwell   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of ID by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
31%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Caldwell   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of ID by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
65%
79%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Caldwell   School District and public school graduation rate of ID by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.50
0.42
# American Indian Students
33 Students
3,436 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
17 Students
3,468 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
3,514 Students
60,012 Students
% Hispanic Students
63%
19%
# Black Students
24 Students
3,452 Students
% Black Students
n/a
1%
# White Students
1,861 Students
234,074 Students
% White Students
33%
74%
# Hawaiian Students
21 Students
1,030 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
156 Students
10,148 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
77
3,504
# Students in K Grade:
448
22,232
# Students in 1st Grade:
426
22,965
# Students in 2nd Grade:
427
23,241
# Students in 3rd Grade:
446
23,485
# Students in 4th Grade:
445
23,466
# Students in 5th Grade:
423
23,975
# Students in 6th Grade:
415
24,492
# Students in 7th Grade:
376
24,986
# Students in 8th Grade:
444
25,766
# Students in 9th Grade:
480
25,841
# Students in 10th Grade:
449
24,760
# Students in 11th Grade:
424
24,115
# Students in 12th Grade:
346
22,792
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,276 is higher than the state median of $10,188. The school district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,292 is less than the state median of $9,366. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
This School District
This State (ID)
Total Revenue
$58 MM
$3,215 MM
This chart display total revenue of Caldwell   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in ID by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$52 MM
$2,956 MM
This chart display total spending of Caldwell   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in ID by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,276
$10,188
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Caldwell   School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in ID by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$9,292
$9,366
This chart display average spending per public school student in Caldwell   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in ID by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Caldwell School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Syringa Middle School
(Math: 18% | Reading: 41%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1100 Willow Street
Caldwell, ID 83605
(208) 455-3305
Grades: 6-8
| 655 students
Rank: #22.
Lewis And Clark Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1102 Laster Street
Caldwell, ID 83605
(208) 455-3345
Grades: PK-5
| 411 students
Rank: #33.
Caldwell Senior High School
(Math: 16% | Reading: 38%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3401 South Indiana
Caldwell, ID 83605
(208) 455-3304
Grades: 9-12
| 1,472 students
Rank: #44.
Van Buren Elementary School
(Math: 23% | Reading: 28%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3115 Marble Front Road
Caldwell, ID 83605
(208) 455-3326
Grades: K-5
| 523 students
Rank: #55.
Jefferson Middle School
(Math: 16% | Reading: 36%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3311 South 10th Avenue
Caldwell, ID 83605
(208) 455-3309
Grades: 6-8
| 575 students
Rank: #66.
Wilson Elementary School
(Math: 15% | Reading: 26%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
400 East Linden
Caldwell, ID 83605
(208) 455-3313
Grades: PK-5
| 424 students
Rank: #77.
Lincoln Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1200 Grant Street
Caldwell, ID 83605
(208) 455-3321
Grades: PK-5
| 393 students
Rank: #88.
Sacajawea Elementary School
(Math: 15% | Reading: 24%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1710 North Illinois
Caldwell, ID 83605
(208) 455-3333
Grades: PK-5
| 434 students
Rank: #99.
Washington Elementary School
(Math: 12% | Reading: 16%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2918 Washington Avenue
Caldwell, ID 83605
(208) 455-3317
Grades: PK-5
| 507 students
Rank: #1010.
Canyon Springs High School
Alternative School
(Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
516 North 11th Street
Caldwell, ID 83605
(208) 455-3325
Grades: 9-12
| 206 students
Rank: n/an/a
Southwest Idaho Juvenile Detention
Alternative School
222 12th Ave N
Caldwell, ID 83605
(208) 454-7240
Grades: 1-12
| 26 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Caldwell School District?
Caldwell School District manages 11 public schools serving 5,626 students.
What is the rank of Caldwell School District?
Caldwell School District is ranked #160 out of 168 school districts in Idaho (bottom 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Idaho school districts for: Most diverse schools (Top 1%) and Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Caldwell School District?
63% of Caldwell School District students are Hispanic, 33% of students are White, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Caldwell School District?
Caldwell School District has a student/teacher ratio of 17:1, which is lower than the Idaho state average of 18:1.
What is Caldwell School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $9,292 is less than the state median of $9,366. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 11 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 5,626 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • : 65% (Btm 50% in ID)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

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