Terreton Elementary School

1252 E 1500 N
Terreton, ID 83450
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 298 students in grades Prekindergarten-6, Terreton Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 42%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 55%).
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 298 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • : Bottom 50% in ID
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

School Overview

Terreton Elementary School's student population of 298 students has grown by 33% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
298 students
This chart displays total students of Terreton Elementary School by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Gender %
This chart displays gender of Terreton Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
This chart displays the total teachers of Terreton Elementary School by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart displays the students of Terreton Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Terreton Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 709 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Terreton Elementary School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (ID)
#557 out of 709 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Terreton Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
30-34%
42%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Terreton 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 2021-22 school year data.
35-39%
55%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Terreton 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 2021-22 school year data.
30-39%
41%
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Terreton Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Idaho by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Terreton Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
23%
19%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Terreton Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
n/a
1%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Terreton Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
76%
74%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Terreton Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Terreton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Idaho by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Terreton Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Idaho.
0.37
This chart displays the diversity score of Terreton Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Idaho by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
20%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Terreton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Idaho by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Terreton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Idaho by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Terreton Elementary School's ranking?
Terreton Elementary School is ranked #557 out of 709 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Idaho.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% ID state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 55% ID state average).
How many students attend Terreton Elementary School?
298 students attend Terreton Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
76% of Terreton Elementary School students are White, 23% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Terreton Elementary School?
Terreton Elementary School has a student ration of 20:1, which is higher than the Idaho state average of 17:1.
What grades does Terreton Elementary School offer ?
Terreton Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6
What school district is Terreton Elementary School part of?
Terreton Elementary School is part of West Jefferson School District.

School Reviews

Review Terreton Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Recent Articles

Should Teacher Salaries be Public Information?
Should Teacher Salaries be Public Information?
Public school teachers are considered public servants – but does that make their salary details public information? Learn about the heated debate surrounding whether teacher salaries should be made public.
The Link Between Education and Incarceration: The NAACP Report
The Link Between Education and Incarceration: The NAACP Report
Education and the rate of incarceration have been linked in a recent NAACP report. Learn about the report and the troubling findings.
Bussing: North Carolina's New Student Assignment Plan
Bussing: North Carolina's New Student Assignment Plan
We analyze a new plan for student assignment in two North Carolina school districts and the public reaction to the idea of bussing students – as well as alternatives that have been proposed by education experts.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 298 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

Related School Videos

Quick Links