Silver Sage Elementary School

  • Silver Sage Elementary School serves 356 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Idaho state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 52%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 24%.

School Overview

  • Silver Sage Elementary School's student population of 356 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students356 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Silver Sage Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Silver Sage Elementary School is 0.35, 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#342 out of 656 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Silver Sage Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Idaho by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Silver Sage Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Idaho by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
11%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Silver Sage Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
1%
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White
80%
76%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Silver Sage Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Silver Sage Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ID.
Diversity Score0.350.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Silver Sage 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 NameJOINT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 2 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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I used to go there 2 years ago I'm in middle school it's about to become 3, how ever i miss silver sage suposing I spent 6 years of my life there so far I miss it so much and call me a cry baby but when I think about my old teachers I start to cry and it would be impossible for me to visit now and when I get out of high school it will probably be demolished becuse it's a old school from I think 1989 but I miss it
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