Willow Creek Elementary School

198 Elementary Lane
Nampa, ID 83651
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Willow Creek Elementary School serves 627 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Willow Creek Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (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 45% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Willow Creek Elementary School's student population of 627 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students627 students
This chart display total students of Willow Creek Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Willow Creek Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Willow Creek Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Willow Creek Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Willow Creek 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 Willow Creek Elementary School is 0.53, 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
#396 out of 676 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Willow Creek Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Willow Creek 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)
45%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Willow Creek 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 Ratio19:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Willow Creek Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Willow Creek Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Willow Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
40%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Willow Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Willow Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
56%
76%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Willow Creek 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
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Willow Creek 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 Willow Creek Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ID.
Diversity Score
0.530.40
This chart display the diversity score of Willow Creek 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
59%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Willow Creek 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
12%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Willow Creek 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 NameNampa School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Willow Creek Elementary School is Another Choice Virtual Charter (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lone Star Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lakevue Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Nampa Lakevue Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 634 students
    0.2 miles
    12843 Vallivue Street
    Nampa, ID 83651
    (208) 467-1478
    0.2 PK-5 634
  • Nampa Lone Star Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 881 students
    0.8 miles
    11055 Lone Star Road
    Nampa, ID 83651
    (208) 468-4745
    0.8 6-8 881
  • Nampa West Middle School Math: 23% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 734 students
    0.8 miles
    28 South Midland Boulevard
    Nampa, ID 83651
    (208) 468-4750
    0.8 6-8 734
  • Nampa Roosevelt Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 435 students
    1.0 miles
    1901 West Roosevelt
    Nampa, ID 83686
    (208) 468-4620
    1 PK-5 435
  • Nampa Another Choice Virtual Charter Charter School
    Math: 14% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 505 students
    1.1 miles
    1014 West Hemingway Boulevard
    Nampa, ID 83651
    (208) 467-7524
    1.1 PK-12 505

School Reviews

Review Willow Creek 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
Entering high school is a big change and a big challenge. Take advice from high school teachers and fellow students to help you survive the transition.
Michelle Rhee's name seems to garner press as often as Education Secretary Arne Duncan, but Rhee has her equal share of critics and supporters. Learn about Rhee's controversial reforms and plans for revolutionizing education in this country.
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.