Horizon Elementary School



Horizon Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Horizon Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 14
K 92
1 82
2 91
3 88
4 96
5 95
6 105
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Horizon Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Boise, ID in the Boise Independent School District. It enrolls 663 students in grades 1st through 12th. Horizon Elementary School is the 27th largest public school in Idaho and the 9,420th largest nationally. It has 18.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 663
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.97
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,420th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Idaho: 27th out of 399
Student/Teacher Rank in Idaho: 147th out of 391
Full Time Teacher Rank in Idaho: 7th out of 391

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Horizon Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 355
(54%)
7,565
(51%)
 Female 308
(46%)
7,188
(49%)

Horizon Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 398
(60%)
11,484
(78%)
 Hispanic 189
(29%)
1,759
(12%)
 Asian 43
(6%)
588
(4%)
 Black 17
(3%)
384
(3%)
 Two or More 12
(2%)
370
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
94
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
74
(1%)

Horizon Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 396
(60%)
5,772
(39%)
 Not Eligible 211
(32%)
8,335
(56%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 56
(8%)
646
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 384 ranked schools in Idaho, Horizon Elementary School is ranked 15th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Horizon Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.2%) is higher than the state average of 51.4%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Horizon Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 636
2006 677
2007 673
2008 680
2009 733
2010 694
2011 696
2012 663

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.3
2006 19.6
2007 17.3
2008 17
2009 18.5
2010 16.9
2011 15.4
2012 18.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.40880503144654
2006 0.41211225997046
2007 0.41456166419019
2008 0.44117647058824
2009 0.55525238744884
2010 0.57060518731988
2011 0.66810344827586
2012 0.68174962292609

Compare Horizon Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,840.0% 18.4:1
 
1,876.4% 18.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 68.2%
 

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Public PK - 06 663 18.4:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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