Lena Whitmore Elementary School

  • Lena Whitmore Elementary School serves 269 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 42%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 53%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Lena Whitmore Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 24%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Lena Whitmore Elementary School's student population of 269 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students269 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lena Whitmore Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 656 schools in Idaho (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lena Whitmore Elementary School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Overall School Rank#9 out of 656 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:119:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
18%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
87%
76%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lena Whitmore Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ID.
Diversity Score0.240.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMoscow School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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