Ustick Elementary School

12435 West Ustick Road
Boise, ID 83713
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Ustick Elementary School serves 440 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Ustick Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 54%) 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 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Ustick Elementary School's student population of 440 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students440 students
This chart display total students of Ustick Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Ustick Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Ustick Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Ustick Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Ustick Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Ustick Elementary School is 0.57, which is more than 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 Testing Rank
#470 out of 676 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Ustick Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ustick 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ustick 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Ustick Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Ustick Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
7%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Ustick Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
21%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ustick Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
4%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ustick Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
62%
76%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ustick Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Ustick Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ustick Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ID.
Diversity Score
0.570.40
This chart display the diversity score of Ustick Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ustick Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ustick Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Idaho by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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 to Ustick Elementary School is Centennial High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Idaho Connects Online Alternative School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Frontier Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Boise Frontier Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 372 students
    0.5 miles
    11851 Musket Drive
    Boise, ID 83713
    (208) 350-4190
    0.5 PK-5 372
  • Boise Centennial High School Math: 38% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,901 student
    1.0 miles
    12400 West Mcmillan Road
    Boise, ID 83713
    (208) 855-4250
    1 9-12 1,901
  • Boise Pioneer School Of The Arts Magnet School
    Math: 67% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 710 students
    1.1 miles
    13255 West Mcmillian Road
    Boise, ID 83713
    (208) 855-4100
    1.1 PK-5 710
  • Meridian River Valley Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 488 students
    1.1 miles
    2900 East River Valley Street
    Meridian, ID 83646
    (208) 884-1741
    1.1 PK-5 488
  • Boise Idaho Connects Online Alternative School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 131 students
    1.2 miles
    12639 Explorer Drive Suite 1
    Boise, ID 83713
    (208) 287-3668
    1.2 6-12 131

School Reviews

Review Ustick 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

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Learn about how your school will address pandemic health issues, such as the H1N1 virus, and how you can be proactive in learning about school closing guidelines.
Learn how parents of gifted children can find additional academic challenges and support programs both in and outside of public schools.
Learn more about the debate behind private school vouchers and whether they are a viable public school alternative for your child.