Pierce Park Elementary School

Public PK, KG-6

 5015 North Pierce Park Lane
       Boise, ID  83714-7736


 (208) 854-5880

District: Boise Independent District

SchoolDigger Rank:
110th of 170 Idaho Elementary Schools


Student/teacher ratio:  18.4
Number of students:  348

Racial breakdown:

White:
87.6%
Hispanic:
7.2%
Two or more races:
2.3%
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Free/discounted lunch recipients:  42.5%

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We updated the 2018-19 rankings and test scores for this school on Monday, August 19, 2019.


Performance Trends
Compare Details In 2019, Pierce Park Elementary School ranked worse than 64.7% of elementary schools in Idaho. It also ranked 21st among 31 ranked elementary schools in the Boise Independent District. (See more...)
Compare Details In 2019 the calculated Average Standard Score was 36.85. (See more...)
Student Body
Compare Details Racial makeup is: White (87.6%), Hispanic (7.2%), two or more races (2.3%). (See more...)
Compare Details 42.5% of students are receiving a free or discounted lunch. (See more...)
Teachers
Compare Details The student/teacher ratio at Pierce Park Elementary School is 18.4, which is the 16th best among 31 elementary schools in the Boise Independent District. (See more...)
Compare Pierce Park Elementary School employs 18.8 full-time teachers.
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Schooldigger 2019 Rankings:

Pierce Park Elementary School:

SchoolDigger ranks Pierce Park Elementary School 110th of 170 Idaho public elementary schools. (See Pierce Park Elementary School in the ranking list.)

Boise Independent District:

SchoolDigger ranks Boise Independent District 19th of 55 Idaho school districts. (See district ranking list.)


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Rank History for Pierce Park Elementary School

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Year Avg Standard Score Statewide Rank Total # Ranked Elementary Schools ID State Percentile SchoolDigger Rating
2008 57.16 149th 335 55.5%
2009 40.11 244th 349 30.1%
2010 48.71 208th 356 41.6%
2011 61.39 144th 359 59.9%
2012 72.38 72nd 354 79.7%
2013 59.59 152nd 357 57.4%
2016 57.08 105th 240 56.3%
2017 45.80 163rd 292 44.2%
2018 46.25 135th 254 46.9%
2019 36.85 110th 170 35.3%

Data source: test scores: Idaho Department of Education, rankings: SchoolDigger.com

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by a parent
Thursday, December 14, 2017

Open Quote We have moved from SE Boise (Riverside elementary) and my son entered 5th grade here. Two weeks into the school year when asked how is he finding the new school he made a statement "I feel that teachers here are more about the kids than about the scores". That tells you a lot coming from a 10 year old. Scores do not mean much when it comes to acquiring tools for success and being in a nurturing enviroment. Both of our kids thrive and love going to school now. We could not be happier with the change and I am glad my view of schools based on the score has changed. Close Quote



Enrollment information for Pierce Park Elementary School

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Year White African American Asian Hispanic American Indian Pacific Islander Two or More Races Not Specified Total
1991 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 369 369
1992 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 403 403
1993 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 406 406
1994 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 447 447
1995 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 534 534
1996 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 534 534
1997 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 542 542
1998 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 279 279
1999 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 295 295
2000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 332 332
2001 278 7 11 13 8 n/a n/a 0 317
2002 281 4 11 20 9 n/a n/a 0 325
2003 281 4 11 20 9 n/a n/a 0 325
2004 269 4 9 19 8 n/a n/a 0 309
2005 214 2 12 20 7 n/a n/a 0 255
2006 189 7 12 23 8 n/a n/a 0 239
2007 186 11 9 15 4 n/a n/a 0 225
2008 190 8 11 15 4 n/a n/a 0 228
2009 221 9 10 21 1 n/a n/a 0 262
2010 218 8 8 24 2 n/a n/a 0 260
2011 241 5 4 22 0 1 6 0 279
2012 281 8 4 24 3 0 8 0 328
2013 315 7 5 27 6 0 11 0 371
2014 306 15 2 38 4 1 11 0 377
2015 316 14 2 38 5 1 18 0 394
2016 314 5 2 29 3 1 13 0 367
2017 322 5 2 26 3 1 10 0 369
2018 305 3 4 25 2 1 8 0 348

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Enrollment/Ethnicity
For more information about how the Department of Education defines ethnicity, see Defining Race and Ethnicity Data, National Center for Education Statistics

Students eligible for free or discounted lunch at Pierce Park Elementary School

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Year # Students Full-time Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
1991 369 18.5 19.9 12.2
1992 403 22.3 18.0 20.6
1993 406 20.8 19.5 16
1994 447 24.2 18.5 16.3
1995 534 28.2 18.9 9.9
1996 534 28.2 18.9 9.9
1997 542 28.2 19.2 11.3
1998 279 17.3 16.1 19.4
1999 295 14.9 19.8 26.8
2000 332 17.0 19.5 28.3
2001 317 16.9 18.8 27.1
2002 325 19.0 17.1 29.2
2003 325 19.0 17.1 29.2
2004 309 15.0 20.6 31.4
2005 255 15.0 17.0 30.6
2006 239 15.5 15.4 34.3
2007 225 13.4 16.8 37.3
2008 228 19.6 11.6 31.1
2009 262 19.3 13.5 47.3
2010 260 21.8 11.9 54.2
2011 279 23.5 11.8 44.1
2012 328 20.0 16.4 44.8
2013 371 20.8 17.7 49.1
2014 377 20.2 18.5 48.3
2015 394 21.0 18.7 42.9
2016 367 20.0 18.3 49.6
2017 369 20.2 18.2 42.5
2018 348 18.8 18.4 42.5

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Students eligible for discounted/free lunch
For information about the National School Lunch Program, see the USDA Website

Student/Teacher Ratio Pierce Park Elementary School

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Year # Students Full-time Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
1991 369 18.5 19.9 12.2
1992 403 22.3 18.0 20.6
1993 406 20.8 19.5 16
1994 447 24.2 18.5 16.3
1995 534 28.2 18.9 9.9
1996 534 28.2 18.9 9.9
1997 542 28.2 19.2 11.3
1998 279 17.3 16.1 19.4
1999 295 14.9 19.8 26.8
2000 332 17.0 19.5 28.3
2001 317 16.9 18.8 27.1
2002 325 19.0 17.1 29.2
2003 325 19.0 17.1 29.2
2004 309 15.0 20.6 31.4
2005 255 15.0 17.0 30.6
2006 239 15.5 15.4 34.3
2007 225 13.4 16.8 37.3
2008 228 19.6 11.6 31.1
2009 262 19.3 13.5 47.3
2010 260 21.8 11.9 54.2
2011 279 23.5 11.8 44.1
2012 328 20.0 16.4 44.8
2013 371 20.8 17.7 49.1
2014 377 20.2 18.5 48.3
2015 394 21.0 18.7 42.9
2016 367 20.0 18.3 49.6
2017 369 20.2 18.2 42.5
2018 348 18.8 18.4 42.5

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Student-Teacher Ratio
Student/teacher ratio is calculated by dividing the total number of students by the total number of full-time equivalent teachers. Please note that a smaller student/teacher ratio does not necessarily translate to smaller class size. In some instances, schools hire teachers part time, and some teachers are hired for specialized instruction with very small class sizes. These and other factors contribute to the student/teacher ratio. Note: For private schools, Student/teacher ratio may not include Pre-Kindergarten.




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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the Idaho Department of Education.

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