Horizon Elementary School



Horizon Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Horizon Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 22
K 147
1 165
2 170
3 171
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Horizon Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Jerome, ID in the Jerome Joint School District. It enrolls 675 students in grades 1st through 12th. Horizon Elementary School is the 24th largest public school in Idaho and the 8,799th largest nationally. It has 19.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 675
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.39
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,799th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Idaho: 24th out of 399
Student/Teacher Rank in Idaho: 177th out of 391
Full Time Teacher Rank in Idaho: 8th out of 391

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Horizon Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 360
(53%)
1,316
(51%)
 Female 315
(47%)
1,267
(49%)

Horizon Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 362
(54%)
1,332
(52%)
 White 298
(44%)
1,199
(46%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
29
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(1%)
9
(0%)
 Black 2
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
4
(0%)

Horizon Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 429
(64%)
1,628
(63%)
 Not Eligible 177
(26%)
716
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 69
(10%)
239
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 384 ranked schools in Idaho, Horizon Elementary School is ranked 5th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Horizon Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.8%) is significantly 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 714
2006 707
2007 713
2008 654
2009 701
2010 727
2011 659
2012 675

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.9
2006 18.6
2007 19
2008 18.4
2009 19.2
2010 19.4
2011 18.8
2012 19.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.54761904761905
2006 0.55445544554455
2007 0.46143057503506
2008 0.58256880733945
2009 0.58202567760342
2010 0.56946354883081
2011 0.75417298937785
2012 0.73777777777778

Compare Horizon Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,876.4% 18.8:1
 
1,910.0% 19.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 73.8%
 

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Public PK - 04 675 19.1:1  
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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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