Wendell Elementary School

  • Wendell Elementary School serves 484 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Wendell 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 student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 25%.

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School Overview

  • Wendell Elementary School's student population of 484 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students484 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wendell 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wendell Elementary School is 0.49, 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 School Rank#638 out of 676 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
60%
18%
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Black
n/a
1%
White
39%
75%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wendell Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ID.
Diversity Score0.490.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wendell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWendell School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wendell Wendell High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 302 students
    0.5 miles
    850 East Main Street
    Wendell, ID 83355
    (208)536-2100
    0.5 9-12 302
  • Wendell Wendell Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 354 students
    0.6 miles
    920 East Main Street
    Wendell, ID 83355
    (208)536-5531
    0.6 5-8 354
  • Jerome Summit Elementary School
    Grades: 4-5 | 684 students
    9.9 miles
    200 10th Avenue West
    Jerome, ID 83338
    (208)324-3396
    9.9 4-5 684
  • Jerome Jerome Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 990 students
    10.1 miles
    520 10th Avenue West
    Jerome, ID 83338
    (208)324-8134
    10.1 6-8 990
  • Hagerman Hagerman School
    Grades: PK-12 | 348 students
    10.3 miles
    150 Lake Street West
    Hagerman, ID 83332
    (208)837-4572
    10.3 PK-12 348

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