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Star 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
700 North Star Road
Star, ID 83669
Phone
(208) 855-4110
District
JOINT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 2
County
ADA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
535
Classroom Teachers
29

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Idaho

8

(10 is best)

Better than 78.8% of ID schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
57%
51%
62%
50%
52%
53%
57%
51%
62%
50%
52%
53%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
62%
51%
67%
52%
57%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

80 60 40 20 0
65%
50%
67%
57%
62%
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
19
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 20 3.7%
Kindergarten 63 11.8%
Grade 1 78 14.6%
Grade 2 91 17.0%
Grade 3 93 17.4%
Grade 4 95 17.8%
Grade 5 95 17.8%
Total 535 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 87.3% 82.8% 76.7%
Black 0.2% 2.0% 1.1%
Hispanic 10.7% 11.8% 19.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 2.4% 1.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.4% 0.9% 1.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 15.7% 15.5% 31.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.5% 12.8% 25.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.2% 2.6% 6.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 236,912 1,839,106
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 638.0 21
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 6.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.1% 21.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.8% 32.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.6% 23.7%
65 OR OLDER 14.4% 15.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 84,474 649,299
Single Parent Households With Children 7.8% 8.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.8% 91.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 38.4% 28.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 16.1% 9.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.0% 14.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 16.1% 13.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.9% 20.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 14.5% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.7% 13.7%
$15,000 or less 5.7% 9.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,165 $167,453,825 56.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $455 $18,293,275 6.1%
Staff $426 $17,127,330 5.7%
General Administration $54 $2,171,070 0.7%
School Administration $383 $15,398,515 5.2%
Operation $479 $19,258,195 6.5%
Transportation $329 $13,227,445 4.4%
Other $261 $10,493,505 3.5%
Total Support $2,386 $95,929,130 32.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $858 $34,495,890 11.6%
Total Expenditures $7,408 $297,838,640 100.0%
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%