Lena Whitmore Elementary School

110 South Blaine Street
Moscow, ID 83843
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Lena Whitmore Elementary School serves 279 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Lena Whitmore Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Lena Whitmore Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Idaho for:

School Overview

Lena Whitmore Elementary School's student population of 279 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students279 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Lena Whitmore Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 676 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lena Whitmore Elementary School is 0.19, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Overall Testing Rank
#34 out of 676 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
18%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
90%
75%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.190.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMoscow School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lena Whitmore Elementary School is Moscow High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Moscow Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Moscow Moscow Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 525 students
    0.3 miles
    1410 East D Street
    Moscow, ID 83843
    (208) 882-3577
    0.3 6-8 525
  • Moscow J Russell Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 3-5 | 180 students
    0.5 miles
    119 North Adams Street
    Moscow, ID 83843
    (208) 882-2715
    0.5 3-5 180
  • Moscow Moscow Charter School Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-8 | 166 students
    0.6 miles
    1723 East F Street
    Moscow, ID 83843
    (208) 883-3195
    0.6 K-8 166
  • Moscow Moscow High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 755 students
    0.6 miles
    402 East Fifth Street
    Moscow, ID 83843
    (208) 882-2591
    0.6 9-12 755
  • Moscow A B Mcdonald Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 420 students
    0.7 miles
    2323 East D Street
    Moscow, ID 83843
    (208) 882-0228
    0.7 PK-5 420

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