Purple Sage Elementary



Purple Sage Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Purple Sage Elementary Students by Grade
PK 24
K 57
1 70
2 80
3 54
4 76
5 70
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Purple Sage Elementary is a public elementary school located in Caldwell, ID in the Middleton School District. It enrolls 431 students in grades 1st through 12th. Purple Sage Elementary is the 154th largest public school in Idaho and the 28,402nd largest nationally. It has 22.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 431
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22:1
Full Time Teachers: 19.63
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 28,402nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Idaho: 154th out of 399
Student/Teacher Rank in Idaho: 298th out of 391
Full Time Teacher Rank in Idaho: 182nd out of 391

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Purple Sage Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 228
(53%)
1,172
(52%)
 Female 203
(47%)
1,075
(48%)

Purple Sage Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 338
(78%)
1,869
(83%)
 Hispanic 78
(18%)
285
(13%)
 Two or More 9
(2%)
50
(2%)
 Black 2
(0%)
14
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
17
(1%)

Purple Sage Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 230
(53%)
1,174
(52%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 169
(39%)
867
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 32
(7%)
206
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 384 ranked schools in Idaho, Purple Sage Elementary is ranked 151st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Purple Sage Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (46.6%) is slightly lower than the state average of 51.4%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Purple Sage Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 402
2006 414
2007 394
2008 415
2009 418
2010 417
2011 418
2012 431

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.7
2006 19.3
2007 19.5
2008 20.4
2009 19.6
2010 20.4
2011 22.1
2012 22

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.35323383084577
2006 0.35990338164251
2007 0.37309644670051
2008 0.35421686746988
2009 0.46650717703349
2010 0.46282973621103
2011 0.46411483253589
2012 0.46635730858469

Compare Purple Sage Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,876.4% 18.8:1
 
2,200.0% 22.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 46.6%
 
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Purple Sage Elementary
Caldwell, ID
Public PK - 05 431 22:1  
Middleton Heights Elementary
Middleton, ID
Public PK - 05 495 19.8:1 4 miles
Middleton Mill Creek Elementar
Middleton, ID
Public PK - 05 572 22.7:1 5 miles
Middleton Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 749 22.8:1 5 miles
Notus Elementary School
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Public PK - 06 205 22.8:1 6 miles
Caldwell Adventist Elementary
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Private PK - 08 83 16:1 7 miles
Thomas Jefferson Charter
Caldwell, ID
Public PK - 12 417 21:1 7 miles
Cenitinniel Baptist School
Caldwell, ID
Private PK - 12 178 11:1 8 miles
Heritage Community Charter
Caldwell, ID
Public KG - 08 456 20.7:1 8 miles
Vision Charter School
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Public KG - 12 551 27.6:1 8 miles
Greenleaf Friends Academy
Greenleaf, ID
Private PK - 12 165 10:1 9 miles
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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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