Lava Elementary School

  • Lava Elementary School serves 80 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-89% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-89% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lava Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • Lava Elementary School's student population of 80 students has grown by 31% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students80 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lava Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 20:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lava Elementary School is 0.05, 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#5 out of 676 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
18%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
98%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Diversity Score0.050.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarsh Valley Joint School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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