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 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
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
277
Classroom Teachers
16

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Idaho

5

(10 is best)

Better than 47.1% of ID schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
49%
52%
44%
50%
54%
53%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
44%
51%
44%
52%
44%
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
54%
51%
64%
57%
44%
45%
54%
51%
64%
57%
44%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
39%
49%
54%
55%
24%
42%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 15 10 5 0
18
16
18
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 42 15.2%
Grade 1 39 14.1%
Grade 2 35 12.6%
Grade 3 34 12.3%
Grade 4 40 14.4%
Grade 5 42 15.2%
Grade 6 45 16.2%
Total 277 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 83.4% 76.8% 77.1%
Black 2.6% 4.6% 1.2%
Hispanic 12.2% 13.6% 19.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 4.0% 1.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.1% 1.0% 1.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 31.0% 35.7% 37.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 26.7% 21.4% 28.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.3% 14.3% 8.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 199,205 1,787,065
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 453.6 21
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.6% 6.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.5% 21.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 37.4% 32.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.1% 24.0%
65 OR OLDER 14.4% 15.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 83,584 630,008
Single Parent Households With Children 7.9% 8.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.2% 90.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 42.6% 27.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 12.7% 8.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.3% 13.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.3% 12.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.8% 20.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.0% 19.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.2% 14.6%
$15,000 or less 10.7% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,653 $148,341,000 49.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $717 $18,811,000 6.3%
Staff $615 $16,133,000 5.4%
General Administration $39 $1,025,000 0.3%
School Administration $529 $13,883,000 4.7%
Operation $900 $23,623,000 7.9%
Transportation $312 $8,193,000 2.8%
Other $144 $3,775,000 1.3%
Total Support $3,256 $85,443,000 28.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,415 $63,383,000 21.3%
Total Expenditures $11,324 $297,167,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,454 $1,385,816,000 54.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $423 $131,753,000 5.2%
Staff $370 $115,197,000 4.5%
General Administration $180 $56,055,000 2.2%
School Administration $436 $135,631,000 5.3%
Operation $692 $215,294,000 8.5%
Transportation $342 $106,547,000 4.2%
Other $202 $62,706,000 2.5%
Total Support $2,646 $823,183,000 32.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,068 $332,353,000 13.1%
Total Expenditures $8,168 $2,541,352,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%