Payette Primary School

1320 3rd Avenue North
Payette, ID 83661
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 399 students in grades Prekindergarten-3, Payette Primary 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 35-39% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 42%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 55%).
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 399 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • : Bottom 50% in ID
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Payette Primary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Idaho for:

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School Overview

Payette Primary School's student population of 399 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students
399 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Payette Primary 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 Payette Primary School is 0.46, 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)
#542 out of 709 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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35-39%
42%
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30-34%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
30%
19%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
67%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.46
This chart display the diversity score of Payette Primary 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
73%
20%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Payette Primary School's ranking?
Payette Primary School is ranked #542 out of 709 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Idaho.
What schools are Payette Primary School often compared to?
Payette Primary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like New Plymouth Elementary School, Fruitland Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% ID state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 55% ID state average).
How many students attend Payette Primary School?
399 students attend Payette Primary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
67% of Payette Primary School students are White, 30% of students are Hispanic, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Payette Primary School?
Payette Primary School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the Idaho state average of 17:1.
What grades does Payette Primary School offer ?
Payette Primary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-3
What school district is Payette Primary School part of?
Payette Primary School is part of Payette Joint School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 399 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

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