Popplewell Elementary School

200 North 6th Avenue
Buhl, ID 83316
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Popplewell Elementary School serves 641 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Popplewell 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Popplewell Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Idaho for:

School Overview

Popplewell Elementary School's student population of 641 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students641 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Popplewell Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Popplewell Elementary School is 0.49, which is more 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
#593 out of 676 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
38%
18%
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Black
n/a
1%
White
61%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.490.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBuhl Joint School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Popplewell Elementary School is Buhl High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Buhl Middle School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Buhl Buhl High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 353 students
    0.3 miles
    1 Indian Territory
    Buhl, ID 83316
    (208) 543-8262
    0.3 9-12 353
  • Buhl Buhl Middle School Math: 21% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 326 students
    0.4 miles
    525 Sawtooth Boulevard
    Buhl, ID 83316
    (208) 543-8292
    0.4 6-8 326
  • Buhl Wakapa Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 19 students
    0.4 miles
    525 Sawtooth Avenue
    Buhl, ID 83316
    (208) 329-7000
    0.4 9-12 19
  • Filer Filer Intermediate School Math: 34% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 400 students
    7.5 miles
    833 6th St W
    Filer, ID 83328
    (208) 326-3069
    7.5 4-6 400
  • Filer Filer Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 422 students
    7.7 miles
    700 Stevens Avenue
    Filer, ID 83328
    (208) 326-4369
    7.7 PK-3 422

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