Raft River Elementary School

140 West Center Street
Malta, ID 83342
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Raft River Elementary School serves 189 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Raft River Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Idaho state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Raft River Elementary School's student population of 189 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students189 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

Raft River 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 Raft River Elementary School is 0.34, 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
#370 out of 676 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
21%
18%
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Black
n/a
1%
White
79%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.340.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCassia County Joint 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 Raft River Elementary School is Raft River Jr/sr High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Albion Elementary School (12.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Malta Raft River Jr/sr High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 159 students
    0.0 miles
    55 North 100 West Trojan Drive
    Malta, ID 83342
    (208) 645-2220
    0 7-12 159
  • Albion Albion Elementary School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 51 students
    12.9 miles
    Po Bpx 38
    Albion, ID 83311
    (208) 673-6653
    12.9 PK-5 51
  • Declo Declo Senior High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 302 students
    19.4 miles
    505 East Main Street
    Declo, ID 83323
    (208) 654-2030
    19.4 9-12 302
  • Almo Almo Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 9 students
    19.5 miles
    150 Main Street
    Almo, ID 83312
    (208) 824-5526
    19.5 PK-6 9
  • Declo Declo Junior High School Math: 50% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 233 students
    19.5 miles
    205 East Main Street
    Declo, ID 83323
    (208) 654-9960
    19.5 6-8 233

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