Stephensen Elementary School

200 Gunfighter Avenue
Mountain Home Afb, ID 83648
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Stephensen Elementary School serves 321 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Stephensen Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than 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 23:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 25% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Stephensen Elementary School's student population of 321 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students321 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Stephensen 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 diversity score of Stephensen Elementary School is 0.56, which is more 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
#288 out of 676 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
11%
1%
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Hispanic
12%
18%
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Black
8%
1%
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White
64%
75%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.560.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMountain Home School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Stephensen Elementary School is Richard Mckenna Charter School - Onsite (9.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bennett Mountain High School (9.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Elementary School (9.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mountain Home Richard Mckenna Charter School - Onsite Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 24 students
    9.0 miles
    675 South Haskett Street
    Mountain Home, ID 83647
    (208) 580-2449
    9 9-12 24
  • Mountain Home West Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 488 students
    9.4 miles
    415 West 2nd North
    Mountain Home, ID 83647
    (208) 587-2595
    9.4 PK-4 488
  • Mountain Home Bennett Mountain High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 96 students
    9.9 miles
    550 East Jackson
    Mountain Home, ID 83647
    (208) 587-3837
    9.9 7-12 96
  • Mountain Home Hacker Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 586 students
    9.9 miles
    550 E Jackson St
    Mountain Home, ID 83647
    (208) 587-2500
    9.9 5-6 586
  • Mountain Home Mountain Home Senior High School Math: 25% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 967 students
    9.9 miles
    300 South 11th East Street
    Mountain Home, ID 83647
    (208) 587-2570
    9.9 9-12 967

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