700 North Star Road
Star, ID 83669
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Star Elementary School serves 527 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Star Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 55%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Star Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Idaho for:

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School Overview

Star Elementary School's student population of 527 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
527 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Star Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 682 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Star Elementary School is 0.32, 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 Data
This School
State Level (ID)
Overall Testing Rank
#120 out of 682 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
18:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
11%
18%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
82%
75%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 527 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in ID
  • Math Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.32 (Top 50%)

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