Pioneer Primary School

  • Pioneer Primary School serves 419 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Pioneer Primary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) 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 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 25%.

Top Placements

Pioneer Primary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Idaho for:

School Overview

  • Pioneer Primary School's student population of 419 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students419 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pioneer Primary 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pioneer Primary School is 0.45, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Overall School Rank#296 out of 676 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
30%
18%
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Black
n/a
1%
White
68%
75%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.450.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWeiser School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Weiser Indianhead Academy High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 17 students
    0.3 miles
    2235 Paddock Avenue
    Weiser, ID 83672
    (208)414-0616
    0.3 9-12 17
  • Weiser Weiser High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 484 students
    0.5 miles
    690 West Indianhead Road
    Weiser, ID 83672
    (208)414-2595
    0.5 9-12 484
  • Weiser Weiser Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 383 students
    0.7 miles
    320 East Galloway Street
    Weiser, ID 83672
    (208)414-2620
    0.7 6-8 383
  • Weiser Park Intermediate School
    Grades: 4-5 | 236 students
    1.1 miles
    758 East Park Street
    Weiser, ID 83672
    (208)414-2861
    1.1 4-5 236
  • Ontario Annex Charter School Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 87 students
    1.4 miles
    402 Annex Rd
    Ontario, OR 97914
    (541)262-3280
    1.4 K-8 87

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