Oregon Trail Elementary School

660 Park Avenue
Twin Falls, ID 83301
(School attendance zone shown in map)
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 533 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Oregon Trail Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 42%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 55%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 533 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • : Bottom 50% in ID
  • : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Oregon Trail Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Idaho for:

School Overview

Oregon Trail Elementary School's student population of 533 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
533 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Oregon Trail Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 709 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Oregon Trail Elementary School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (ID)
#601 out of 709 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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29%
42%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Oregon Trail Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Idaho by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
33%
55%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oregon Trail Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Idaho by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
25-29%
41%
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
38%
19%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Oregon Trail Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
2%
1%
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White
55%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Idaho.
0.56
This chart displays the diversity score of Oregon Trail Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Idaho by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
20%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Oregon Trail Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Idaho by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Oregon Trail Elementary School's ranking?
Oregon Trail Elementary School is ranked #601 out of 709 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Idaho.
What schools are Oregon Trail Elementary School often compared to?
Oregon Trail Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Lincoln Elementary School, Sawtooth Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% ID state average), while 33% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 55% ID state average).
How many students attend Oregon Trail Elementary School?
533 students attend Oregon Trail Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
55% of Oregon Trail Elementary School students are White, 38% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Oregon Trail Elementary School?
Oregon Trail Elementary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Idaho state average of 17:1.
What grades does Oregon Trail Elementary School offer ?
Oregon Trail Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Oregon Trail Elementary School part of?
Oregon Trail Elementary School is part of Twin Falls School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 533 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

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