Lemhi County Public Schools

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(9)
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Pre-K
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Charter
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Private
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There are 9 public schools in Lemhi County, Idaho, serving 988 students.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Idaho state average of 22%.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Lemhi County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • LeadoreLeadore School
    111 South 3rd St
    LeadoreID83464
    (208)768-2441
    68 students | Gr. PK-12
  • MayPatterson Elementary School
    13 Patterson Rd
    MayID83253
    (208)876-4277
    9 students | Gr. KG-6
  • SalmonSalmon Alternative School
    Alternative School
    124 Bean Ln
    SalmonID83467
    (208)756-6277
    Alternative School
    16 students | Gr. 7-12
  • Salmon
    Salmon High School
    401 South Warpath Dr
    SalmonID83467
    (208)756-2415
    291 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Salmon
    Salmon Juvenile Detention Center
    Alternative School
    206 Courthouse Dr
    SalmonID83467
    (208)756-4201
    Alternative School

    n/a

     students | Gr. 1-12
  • Salmon
    Salmon Middle School
    805 Lena St
    SalmonID83467
    (208)756-2207
    229 students | Gr. 5-9
  • Salmon
    Salmon Pioneer Primary School
    900 Sharkey St
    SalmonID83467
    (208)756-3663
    286 students | Gr. PK-4
  • TendoyTendoy Elementary School
    2217 Lemhi Rd
    TendoyID83468
    (208)756-3524
    16 students | Gr. PK-6
  • CarmenUpper Carmen Public Charter
    Charter School
    508 Carmen Creek Rd
    CarmenID83462
    (208)756-4590
    Charter School
    73 students | Gr. KG-8

County Statistics

About Lemhi County County Statistics (ID) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 7,958 people 1,515,286 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 26% 23%
Median Household Income $39,107 $42,610
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Did You Know?
Lemhi County, ID public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.12, which is lower than the Idaho average of 0.37. The most diverse school district in Lemhi County is South Lemhi District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Idaho or in the USA.