Pierce Park 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
5015 North Pierce Park Lane
Boise, ID 83714
Phone
(208) 854-5880
District
BOISE INDEPENDENT DISTRICT
County
ADA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
369
Classroom Teachers
20

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Idaho

6

(10 is best)

Better than 57.6% of ID schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Pierce Park Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 61 51
Proficiency in Reading 62 50
Proficiency in Math 59 52

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 45 49
Proficiency in Reading 50 51
Proficiency in Math 40 48

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 51 49
Proficiency in Reading 57 55
Proficiency in Math 45 43

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 45 48
Proficiency in Reading 51 53
Proficiency in Math 39 44

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 18.22
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.95
AVG FOR STATE 18.36
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 1 0.3%
Kindergarten 43 11.7%
Grade 1 43 11.7%
Grade 2 64 17.3%
Grade 3 60 16.3%
Grade 4 66 17.9%
Grade 5 43 11.7%
Grade 6 49 13.3%
Total 369 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 89.7% 77.5% 77.6%
Black 1.4% 3.9% 1.1%
Hispanic 7.2% 13.3% 18.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.6% 4.1% 1.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.1% 1.2% 1.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 42.5% 41.8% 45.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 37.7% 27.5% 36.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.9% 14.3% 9.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 193,865 1,716,943
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 441.5 20
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.5% 6.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.3% 22.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 37.3% 32.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.4% 24.3%
65 OR OLDER 13.5% 14.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 81,270 609,124
Single Parent Households With Children 8.5% 9.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.4% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 41.7% 26.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.5% 6.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.4% 11.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.0% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.5% 20.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.8% 21.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.1% 15.9%
$15,000 or less 12.7% 11.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,261 $136,259,900 58.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $660 $17,094,000 7.4%
Staff $577 $14,944,300 6.4%
General Administration $44 $1,139,600 0.5%
School Administration $493 $12,768,700 5.5%
Operation $781 $20,227,900 8.7%
Transportation $309 $8,003,100 3.4%
Other $133 $3,444,700 1.5%
Total Support $2,999 $77,674,100 33.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $726 $18,803,400 8.1%
Total Expenditures $8,986 $232,737,400 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,161 $1,237,770,786 55.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $379 $112,784,654 5.1%
Staff $330 $98,211,790 4.4%
General Administration $168 $49,946,920 2.3%
School Administration $404 $120,276,268 5.4%
Operation $655 $194,946,025 8.8%
Transportation $320 $95,037,888 4.3%
Other $174 $51,655,071 2.3%
Total Support $2,430 $722,916,695 32.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $847 $251,973,745 11.4%
Total Expenditures $7,439 $2,212,665,331 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%