Pierce Park Elementary School

5015 North Pierce Park Lane
Garden City, ID 83714
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Pierce Park Elementary School serves 348 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Pierce Park Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (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 56% (which is higher 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 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Pierce Park Elementary School's student population of 348 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students348 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Pierce Park Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Pierce Park Elementary School is 0.22, 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
#250 out of 676 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
7%
18%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
88%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.220.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
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 and middle school to Pierce Park Elementary School is Riverglen Junior High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cynthia Mann Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Boise Cynthia Mann Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 390 students
    0.5 miles
    5401 West Castle Drive
    Boise, ID 83703
    (208) 854-4680
    0.5 PK-6 390
  • Garden City Riverglen Junior High School Math: 39% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-9 | 593 students
    1.2 miles
    6801 North Gary Lane
    Garden City, ID 83714
    (208) 854-5910
    1.2 7-9 593
  • Garden City Treasure Valley Math/science Magnet School
    Grades: 4-12 | 4 students
    1.2 miles
    6801 North Gary Lane
    Garden City, ID 83714
    (208) 854-6800
    1.2 4-12 4
  • Boise Collister Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 246 students
    1.4 miles
    4426 Catalpa Drive
    Boise, ID 83703
    (208) 854-4650
    1.4 PK-6 246
  • Garden City Shadow Hills Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 601 students
    1.5 miles
    8301 West Sloan Street
    Garden City, ID 83714
    (208) 854-6060
    1.5 PK-6 601

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