Morley Nelson Elementary School

7701 West Northview Street
Boise, ID 83704
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Morley Nelson Elementary School serves 545 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Morley Nelson Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Morley Nelson Elementary School's student population of 545 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students545 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Morley Nelson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Morley Nelson Elementary School is 0.61, which is more 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
#433 out of 676 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
27%
18%
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Black
10%
1%
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White
56%
75%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.610.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
95%
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 and middle school to Morley Nelson Elementary School is Fairmont Junior High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mountain View Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Boise Fairmont Junior High School Math: 29% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-9 | 782 students
    0.2 miles
    2121 North Cole Road
    Boise, ID 83704
    (208) 854-4790
    0.2 7-9 782
  • Boise Mountain View Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 354 students
    0.8 miles
    3500 Cabarton Lane
    Boise, ID 83704
    (208) 854-5700
    0.8 PK-6 354
  • Boise Valley View Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 416 students
    0.8 miles
    3555 North Milwaukee Street
    Boise, ID 83704
    (208) 854-6370
    0.8 PK-6 416
  • Boise Inspire Virtual Charter School Charter School
    Math: 31% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 1,007 student
    1.1 miles
    600 North Steelhead Way Buildi
    Boise, ID 83702
    (208) 322-4002
    1.1 PK-12 1,007
  • Deary Gem Prep: Nampa Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 290 students
    1.2 miles
    5226 Southside Boulevard
    Deary, ID 83823
    (208) 468-2848
    1.2 K-6 290

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