Silver Sage Elementary School

  • Silver Sage Elementary School serves 349 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 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Silver Sage Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 25%.

School Overview

  • Silver Sage Elementary School's student population of 349 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students349 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Silver Sage Elementary 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 17:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Silver Sage Elementary School is 0.40, which is equal to 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#312 out of 676 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
11%
18%
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Black
4%
1%
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White
76%
75%
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Two or more races
9%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score0.400.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJoint School District No. 2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Silver Sage Elementary School is Frank Church High School (1.0 miles away)
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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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