Sawtooth Elementary School

  • Sawtooth Elementary School serves 526 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 68% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 52%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 24%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Sawtooth Elementary School's student population of 526 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students526 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sawtooth Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sawtooth Elementary School is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Overall School Rank#45 out of 656 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
12%
18%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
86%
76%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sawtooth Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ID.
Diversity Score0.250.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sawtooth Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Idaho by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTwin Falls School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Twin Falls Twin Falls Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1186 students
    0.3 miles
    1615 Filer Avenue East
    Twin Falls, ID 83301
    (208)733-6551
    0.3 9-12 1186
  • Twin Falls Harrison Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 466 students
    1.0 miles
    600 Harrison Street
    Twin Falls, ID 83301
    (208)733-4229
    1.0 PK-5 466
  • Twin Falls Xavier Charter School Charter School
    Grades: PK-12 | 709 students
    1.0 miles
    1218 North College Road West
    Twin Falls, ID 83301
    (208)734-3947
    1.0 PK-12 709
  • Twin Falls Morningside Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 512 students
    1.2 miles
    701 Morningside Drive
    Twin Falls, ID 83301
    (208)733-6507
    1.2 PK-5 512
  • Twin Falls Bridge Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 6-8 | 86 students
    1.4 miles
    616 Eastland Drive
    Twin Falls, ID 83301
    (208)733-8505
    1.4 6-8 86

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