Garden Valley School

Serves grades PK - 13

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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
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
235
Classroom Teachers
19

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Idaho

8

(10 is best)

Better than 75.9% 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 total

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 58.53 49
Proficiency in Reading 70.00 54
Proficiency in Math 47.06 44

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.24
AVG FOR DISTRICT 11.78
AVG FOR STATE 18.36
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 10 4.3%
Kindergarten 13 5.5%
Grade 1 15 6.4%
Grade 2 11 4.7%
Grade 3 15 6.4%
Grade 4 24 10.2%
Grade 5 19 8.1%
Grade 6 17 7.2%
Grade 7 15 6.4%
Grade 8 19 8.1%
Grade 9 22 9.4%
Grade 10 16 6.8%
Grade 11 25 10.6%
Grade 12 14 6.0%
Total 235 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 92.1% 92.2% 77.6%
Black 1.3% 1.3% 1.1%
Hispanic 5.7% 5.6% 18.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.0% 1.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.9% 0.9% 1.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 53.2% 52.5% 45.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 38.3% 37.8% 36.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.9% 14.7% 9.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 2,222 1,716,943
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3.1 20
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.0% 6.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.3% 22.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 15.7% 32.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 37.4% 24.3%
65 OR OLDER 24.6% 14.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 932 609,124
Single Parent Households With Children 7.3% 9.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.9% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 31.7% 26.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.2% 6.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.7% 11.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.3% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.7% 20.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 25.2% 21.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 19.3% 15.9%
$15,000 or less 10.6% 11.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,339 $1,534,038 49.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $318 $76,956 2.5%
Staff $161 $38,962 1.3%
General Administration $616 $149,072 4.8%
School Administration $326 $78,892 2.6%
Operation $1,640 $396,880 12.9%
Transportation $1,136 $274,912 8.9%
Other $256 $61,952 2.0%
Total Support $4,455 $1,078,110 35.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,909 $461,978 15.0%
Total Expenditures $12,702 $3,073,884 100.0%
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%

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