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Atlas Elementary School

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Posted August 28, 2012

my daughter went to Atlas Elamentry in Hayden Idaho from kindergarden to 5th grade and it is by far one of the best schools!' MOSTLY BECAUSE OF THE TEACHERS, THEY HAVE A DESIRE TO HELP KIDS LEARN AND HAVE POSITIVE ATTITUDES ABOUT IT AND WITH OUR KIDS. I ONLY WISH THEY HAD 6TH GRADE HERE SO MY DAUGHTER COULD STILL BE THERE.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted April 5, 2011

This school has excellent, dedicated teachers. They provide academic programs which challenge children while keeping them engaged. The teachers provide feedback to parents often and offer helpful suggestions. They care about the students and are kind and conciderate to others.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted December 1, 2009

I think this school has been wonderful for my son, although much bigger than the school that my son was used to in Washington before we moved here. There is a little bit of an issue with communication, as I am not sent updates on upcoming school field trips and such, but otherwise it is a very nice school and my son loves it.
—Submitted by a parent


Community ratings and reviews do not represent the views of GreatSchools nor does GreatSchools check their accuracy or verify the reviewers' identities. Use your discretion when evaluating these reviews.

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The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Language Usage

The state average for Language Usage was 73% in 2013.

103 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
84%

2012

 
 
68%

2011

 
 
73%

2010

 
 
78%
Math

The state average for Math was 90% in 2013.

103 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
97%

2012

 
 
85%

2011

 
 
90%

2010

 
 
92%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 89% in 2013.

103 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
96%

2012

 
 
90%

2011

 
 
88%

2010

 
 
97%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Idaho used the Idaho Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, math and language usage, and in grades 5, 7 and 10 in science. Students may also take the ISAT in grades 11 or 12 if they were not able to do so in grade 10. The scores from the spring administration are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The grade 10 ISAT is a high school graduation requirement. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering the specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Idaho. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Idaho State Department of Education

Language Usage

The state average for Language Usage was 83% in 2013.

88 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
92%

2012

 
 
81%

2011

 
 
82%

2010

 
 
84%
Math

The state average for Math was 86% in 2013.

87 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
98%

2012

 
 
83%

2011

 
 
84%

2010

 
 
90%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 90% in 2013.

88 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
93%

2012

 
 
83%

2011

 
 
87%

2010

 
 
91%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Idaho used the Idaho Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, math and language usage, and in grades 5, 7 and 10 in science. Students may also take the ISAT in grades 11 or 12 if they were not able to do so in grade 10. The scores from the spring administration are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The grade 10 ISAT is a high school graduation requirement. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering the specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Idaho. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Idaho State Department of Education

Language Usage

The state average for Language Usage was 80% in 2013.

95 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
85%

2012

 
 
82%

2011

 
 
84%

2010

 
 
82%
Math

The state average for Math was 79% in 2013.

95 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
85%

2012

 
 
89%

2011

 
 
92%

2010

 
 
93%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 89% in 2013.

95 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
94%

2012

 
 
93%

2011

 
 
94%

2010

 
 
95%
Science

The state average for Science was 72% in 2013.

95 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
75%

2012

 
 
78%

2011

 
 
74%

2010

 
 
72%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Idaho used the Idaho Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, math and language usage, and in grades 5, 7 and 10 in science. Students may also take the ISAT in grades 11 or 12 if they were not able to do so in grade 10. The scores from the spring administration are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The grade 10 ISAT is a high school graduation requirement. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering the specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Idaho. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Idaho State Department of Education

Language Usage

All Students84%
Female87%
Male80%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
American Indiann/a
White81%
Economically disadvantaged78%
Special educationn/a
Limited English proficiency (LEP)n/a
Migrantn/a

Math

All Students97%
Female96%
Male98%
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
American Indiann/a
White98%
Economically disadvantaged95%
Special educationn/a
Limited English proficiency (LEP)n/a
Migrantn/a

Reading

All Students96%
Female98%
Male94%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
American Indiann/a
White95%
Economically disadvantaged95%
Special educationn/a
Limited English proficiency (LEP)n/a
Migrantn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Idaho used the Idaho Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, math and language usage, and in grades 5, 7 and 10 in science. Students may also take the ISAT in grades 11 or 12 if they were not able to do so in grade 10. The scores from the spring administration are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The grade 10 ISAT is a high school graduation requirement. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering the specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Idaho. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

The different student groups are identified by the Idaho Department of Education. If there are fewer than 11 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Idaho State Department of Education

Language Usage

All Students92%
Female94%
Male90%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
American Indiann/a
White93%
Economically disadvantaged93%
Special educationn/a
Limited English proficiency (LEP)n/a
Migrantn/a

Math

All Students98%
Female98%
Male97%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
American Indiann/a
White99%
Economically disadvantaged98%
Special educationn/a
Limited English proficiency (LEP)n/a
Migrantn/a

Reading

All Students93%
Female96%
Male90%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
American Indiann/a
White95%
Economically disadvantaged95%
Special educationn/a
Limited English proficiency (LEP)n/a
Migrantn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Idaho used the Idaho Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, math and language usage, and in grades 5, 7 and 10 in science. Students may also take the ISAT in grades 11 or 12 if they were not able to do so in grade 10. The scores from the spring administration are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The grade 10 ISAT is a high school graduation requirement. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering the specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Idaho. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

The different student groups are identified by the Idaho Department of Education. If there are fewer than 11 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Idaho State Department of Education

Language Usage

All Students85%
Female86%
Male85%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indiann/a
White83%
Economically disadvantaged83%
Special education50%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)n/a
Migrantn/a

Math

All Students85%
Female79%
Male91%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indiann/a
White83%
Economically disadvantaged85%
Special education33%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)n/a
Migrantn/a

Reading

All Students94%
Female90%
Male96%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indiann/a
White93%
Economically disadvantaged98%
Special education50%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)n/a
Migrantn/a

Science

All Students75%
Female74%
Male76%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indiann/a
White74%
Economically disadvantaged68%
Special education8%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)n/a
Migrantn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Idaho used the Idaho Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, math and language usage, and in grades 5, 7 and 10 in science. Students may also take the ISAT in grades 11 or 12 if they were not able to do so in grade 10. The scores from the spring administration are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The grade 10 ISAT is a high school graduation requirement. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering the specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Idaho. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

The different student groups are identified by the Idaho Department of Education. If there are fewer than 11 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Idaho State Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 90% 78%
Hispanic 6% 16%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 1%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Two or more races 1% 2%
Black 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 51%N/A48%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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3000 West Honeysuckle
Hayden Lake, ID 83835
Phone: (208) 762-0626

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