PROFICIENCY 35% 19% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
51%BOISE INDEPENDENT DISTRICT
36%Boise
42%Idaho

Taft Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 6 and is located in the district of "BOISE INDEPENDENT DISTRICT" in Boise, ID. There are a total of 321 students and 21 teachers at Taft Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 321 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Taft Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 34.5%, which is 19% lower than the Idaho average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students321
Teachers20.58
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch321
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Taft Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All25-29%
350-59%
411-19%
511-19%
611-19%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All40-44%
360-69%
420-29%
530-39%
630-39%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Taft Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictIdahoNational
Caucasian 64.0% 77.3% 76.6% 51.1%
African American 16.9% 3.3% 1.2% 15.9%
Asian 7.3% 4.0% 1.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 9.0% 11.8% 16.6% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.6% 0.6% 1.5% 1.2%
Hawaiian 1.2% 0.7% 0.5% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.2% 2.2% 2.2% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Lowell Elementary School50%0.8Boise, ID
Anser Charter School69%0.9Garden City, ID
Hillside Junior High School45%1.0Boise, ID
Collister Elementary School72%1.1Boise, ID
Whittier Elementary School26%1.3Boise, ID
Koelschool Elementary School30%1.6Boise, ID
Washington Elementary School63%1.6Boise, ID
Mountain View Elementary School49%1.7Boise, ID
North Junior High School67%1.9Boise, ID
Cynthia Mann Elementary School53%2.0Boise, ID
Longfellow Elementary School74%2.1Boise, ID
Highlands Elementary School76%2.1Boise, ID

Boise demographics profile

StatisticBoiseIdahoNational
Population218,6771,635,483318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,6671991
Median age35.835.737.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%60%55%
Speak English90%89%79%
Speak Spanish5%8%13%

Education level achieved in Boise

IndexBoiseIdahoNational
Completed 8th grade91.2%85.7%84.3%
Completed high school90.7%84.8%83.0%
Completed some college74.5%62.4%59.4%
Completed associate degree49.4%35.6%38.5%
Completed bachelors40.6%26.2%30.3%
Completed masters14.2%8.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.4%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.7%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Taft Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.