Lowell Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 6

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1507 North 28 Th Street
Boise, ID 83703
Phone
(208) 854-5480
District
BOISE INDEPENDENT DISTRICT
County
ADA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
371
Classroom Teachers
22

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Idaho

9

(10 is best)

Better than 85.3% of ID schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Lowell Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 60 49
Proficiency in Reading 60 47
Proficiency in Math 60 50

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 56 47
Proficiency in Reading 57 48
Proficiency in Math 54 46

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 63 48
Proficiency in Reading 74 54
Proficiency in Math 52 42

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 64 45
Proficiency in Reading 73 51
Proficiency in Math 55 40

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.98
AVG FOR DISTRICT 17.09
AVG FOR STATE 18.67
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 63 17.0%
Grade 1 63 17.0%
Grade 2 57 15.4%
Grade 3 71 19.1%
Grade 4 46 12.4%
Grade 5 43 11.6%
Grade 6 28 7.5%
Total 371 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 81.6% 78.4% 78.1%
Black 4.1% 3.6% 1.0%
Hispanic 9.1% 12.7% 18.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.6% 4.7% 1.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.6% 0.5% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 49.6% 42.4% 46.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 43.7% 28.4% 37.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.9% 14.1% 9.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 192,680 1,716,943
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 438.8 20
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.8% 6.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.3% 22.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 37.0% 32.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.8% 24.3%
65 OR OLDER 13.0% 14.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 80,616 609,124
Single Parent Households With Children 9.0% 9.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.3% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 41.5% 26.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.9% 6.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.9% 11.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.4% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.3% 20.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.4% 21.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.7% 15.9%
$15,000 or less 13.2% 11.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,859 $131,737,208 58.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $606 $16,429,872 7.3%
Staff $585 $15,860,520 7.0%
General Administration $33 $894,696 0.4%
School Administration $439 $11,902,168 5.3%
Operation $698 $18,924,176 8.4%
Transportation $283 $7,672,696 3.4%
Other $120 $3,253,440 1.4%
Total Support $2,765 $74,964,680 33.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $729 $19,764,648 8.7%
Total Expenditures $8,352 $226,439,424 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $3,953 $1,155,216,966 55.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $356 $103,955,162 5.0%
Staff $302 $88,330,998 4.2%
General Administration $155 $45,410,533 2.2%
School Administration $377 $110,070,906 5.3%
Operation $616 $180,030,745 8.6%
Transportation $327 $95,499,465 4.6%
Other $162 $47,370,347 2.3%
Total Support $2,295 $670,702,223 32.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $885 $258,552,955 12.4%
Total Expenditures $7,132 $2,084,391,121 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%