Lowell Elementary School

1507 North 28th Street
Boise, ID 83703
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Lowell Elementary School serves 338 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Lowell Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Lowell Elementary School's student population of 338 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students338 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Lowell Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Lowell Elementary School is 0.36, 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
#115 out of 676 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
11%
18%
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Black
3%
1%
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White
79%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.360.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
5%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoise Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Lowell Elementary School is Idaho Connects Online School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Boise Madison Early Childhood School Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 58 students
    0.6 miles
    2215 West Madison Avenue
    Boise, ID 83702
    (208) 854-5520
    0.6 PK 58
  • Nampa Idaho Connects Online School Charter School
    Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 65 students
    0.7 miles
    1st 6th Street North, Suite 18
    Nampa, ID 83687
    (208) 287-3668
    0.7 6-12 65
  • Boise Whittier Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 535 students
    0.7 miles
    301 North 29th Street
    Boise, ID 83702
    (208) 854-6630
    0.7 PK-6 535
  • Boise Taft Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 359 students
    0.8 miles
    3722 Anderson Street
    Boise, ID 83703
    (208) 854-6180
    0.8 PK-6 359
  • Boise Washington Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 310 students
    0.9 miles
    1607 North 15th Street
    Boise, ID 83702
    (208) 854-6420
    0.9 PK-6 310

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