Garden Valley School

Serves grades PK - 12

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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: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1053 Banks Lowman Road
Garden Valley, ID 83622
Phone
(208) 462-3756
District
GARDEN VALLEY DISTRICT
County
BOISE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
261
Classroom Teachers
18

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Idaho

8

(10 is best)

Better than 76.0% of ID schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Garden Valley School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 60 52
Proficiency in Reading 57 51
Proficiency in Math 63 53

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 59 51
Proficiency in Reading 60 52
Proficiency in Math 57 50

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 53 51
Proficiency in Reading 60 57
Proficiency in Math 45 45

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 57 49
Proficiency in Reading 63 55
Proficiency in Math 50 43

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 51 52
Proficiency in Reading 52 57
Proficiency in Math 49 46

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 66 46
Proficiency in Reading 67 59
Proficiency in Math 65 34

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.34
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.49
AVG FOR STATE 18.45
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 18 6.9%
Kindergarten 16 6.1%
Grade 1 16 6.1%
Grade 2 17 6.5%
Grade 3 23 8.8%
Grade 4 19 7.3%
Grade 5 19 7.3%
Grade 6 24 9.2%
Grade 7 24 9.2%
Grade 8 16 6.1%
Grade 9 19 7.3%
Grade 10 19 7.3%
Grade 11 21 8.0%
Grade 12 10 3.8%
Total 261 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 89.5% 89.8% 77.2%
Black 1.2% 1.1% 1.1%
Hispanic 8.9% 8.7% 18.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.0% 1.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.4% 1.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 38.7% 37.7% 38.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 26.8% 26.1% 30.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.9% 11.6% 8.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 2,454 1,754,208
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3.5 20
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.7% 6.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.3% 22.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 15.5% 32.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 35.2% 24.1%
65 OR OLDER 24.4% 15.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 982 618,331
Single Parent Households With Children 6.5% 9.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.0% 90.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 28.4% 26.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.4% 7.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.6% 12.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.4% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 21.4% 20.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.1% 20.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.9% 15.3%
$15,000 or less 8.2% 11.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,433 $1,531,054 50.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $315 $74,970 2.5%
Staff $130 $30,940 1.0%
General Administration $735 $174,930 5.7%
School Administration $239 $56,882 1.9%
Operation $1,681 $400,078 13.1%
Transportation $1,130 $268,940 8.8%
Other $307 $73,066 2.4%
Total Support $4,538 $1,080,044 35.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,849 $440,062 14.4%
Total Expenditures $12,819 $3,050,922 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,222 $1,309,905,552 55.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $389 $120,795,036 5.1%
Staff $370 $114,665,252 4.8%
General Administration $175 $54,315,371 2.3%
School Administration $412 $127,725,750 5.4%
Operation $676 $209,881,855 8.8%
Transportation $319 $98,920,008 4.2%
Other $182 $56,507,465 2.4%
Total Support $2,523 $782,901,457 32.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $932 $289,111,112 12.1%
Total Expenditures $7,677 $2,381,895,181 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%

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