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Desert Springs Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
18178 Santa Ana Avenue
Nampa, ID 83687
Phone
(208) 466-1555
District
VALLIVUE SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
CANYON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
576
Classroom Teachers
33

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Idaho

7

(10 is best)

Better than 68.0% of ID schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Desert Springs Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
52%
51%
47%
50%
57%
53%
52%
51%
47%
50%
57%
53%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
62%
51%
62%
52%
62%
50%
62%
51%
62%
52%
62%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
52%
50%
57%
57%
47%
44%
52%
50%
57%
57%
47%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
17
18
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 12 2.1%
Kindergarten 92 16.0%
Grade 1 99 17.2%
Grade 2 93 16.1%
Grade 3 96 16.7%
Grade 4 94 16.3%
Grade 5 90 15.6%
Total 576 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 57.0% 56.0% 76.7%
Black 1.6% 1.1% 1.1%
Hispanic 41.0% 41.7% 19.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.5% 1.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.6% 1.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 35.6% 32.7% 31.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 30.4% 28.5% 25.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.2% 4.2% 6.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 51,127 1,839,106
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 356.7 21
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 8.0% 6.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 24.5% 21.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.5% 32.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 20.1% 23.7%
65 OR OLDER 12.9% 15.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 17,028 649,299
Single Parent Households With Children 9.7% 8.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 86.7% 91.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 24.9% 28.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.4% 9.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.6% 14.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.9% 13.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 28.0% 20.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.8% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.8% 13.7%
$15,000 or less 6.6% 9.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,210 $40,201,290 51.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $398 $3,800,502 4.9%
Staff $511 $4,879,539 6.3%
General Administration $153 $1,460,997 1.9%
School Administration $418 $3,991,482 5.1%
Operation $610 $5,824,890 7.5%
Transportation $483 $4,612,167 5.9%
Other $84 $802,116 1.0%
Total Support $2,658 $25,381,242 32.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,296 $12,375,504 15.9%
Total Expenditures $8,163 $77,948,487 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,764 $1,464,606,251 54.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $457 $140,593,046 5.2%
Staff $411 $126,314,693 4.7%
General Administration $191 $58,601,199 2.2%
School Administration $459 $141,218,504 5.2%
Operation $729 $224,105,991 8.3%
Transportation $370 $113,775,934 4.2%
Other $214 $65,764,388 2.4%
Total Support $2,831 $870,393,617 32.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,233 $379,018,752 14.0%
Total Expenditures $8,829 $2,713,972,532 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%