Notus Elementary School

  • Notus Elementary School serves 203 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 42%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 53%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Notus 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 24%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Notus Elementary School's student population of 203 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students203 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Notus Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 17:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Notus Elementary School is 0.46, which is more 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#599 out of 656 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:119:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
23%
18%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
70%
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 Notus Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ID.
Diversity Score0.460.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNotus School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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  • Notus Notus Junior Senior High School
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    0.1 miles
    25260 Notus Road
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    (208)459-4633
    0.1 7-12 202
  • Caldwell Rivervue Academy Alternative Alternative School
    Grades: 7-9 | 64 students
    3.1 miles
    21985 Dixie River Rd
    Caldwell, ID 83607
    (208)454-8899
    3.1 7-9 64
  • Wilder Cossa Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 112 students
    3.5 miles
    109 Penny Lane
    Wilder, ID 83676
    (208)482-6074
    3.5 7-12 112
  • Greenleaf Cossa Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12
    4.6 miles
    109 Penny Lane
    Greenleaf, ID 83626
    (208)454-2087
    4.6 PK-12 n/a
  • Caldwell Purple Sage Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 471 students
    5.3 miles
    25709 El Paso Road
    Caldwell, ID 83607
    (208)455-1148
    5.3 PK-5 471

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