Minidoka County Public Schools

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(12)
High
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Elementary
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Pre-K
(4)
Private
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There are 12 public schools in Minidoka County, Idaho, serving 4,004 students.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Idaho state average of 22%.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is more than the state average of 16:1.

Minidoka County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • RupertAcequia Elementary School
    360 North 350 East
    RupertID83350
    (208)436-6985
    281 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Rupert
    Day Treatment Elementary School
    310 10th St
    RupertID83350
    (208)436-4727
    18 students | Gr. KG-6
  • Rupert
    East Minico Middle School
    1805 H St
    RupertID83350
    (208)436-3178
    439 students | Gr. 6-8
  • HeyburnHeyburn Elementary School
    1151 7th St
    HeyburnID83336
    (208)679-2400
    515 students | Gr. KG-5
  • RupertMini-cassia Juvenile Det Center
    Alternative School
    718 H St
    RupertID83350
    (208)436-9928
    Alternative School

    n/a

     students | Gr. 3-12
  • Rupert
    Minico Senior High School
    292 West 100 South
    RupertID83350
    (208)436-4721
    1002 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Rupert
    Minidoka Virtual Academy
    310 10th St
    RupertID83350
    (208)436-6252
    6 students | Gr. KG-8
  • HeyburnMt Harrison Jr/sr High School
    Alternative School
    1431 17th St
    HeyburnID83336
    (208)436-6252
    Alternative School
    199 students | Gr. 7-12
  • PaulPaul Elementary School
    201 North 1st St West
    PaulID83347
    (208)438-2211
    448 students | Gr. PK-5
  • RupertPreschool Center
    310 10th St
    RupertID83350
    (208)436-4727
    52 students | Gr. PK
  • Rupert
    Rupert Elementary School
    202 18th St
    RupertID83350
    (208)436-9707
    605 students | Gr. PK-5
  • PaulWest Minico Middle School
    155 South 600 West
    PaulID83347
    (208)438-5018
    439 students | Gr. 6-8

County Statistics

About Minidoka County County Statistics (ID) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 20,477 people 1,515,286 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 16% 23%
Median Household Income $42,985 $42,610
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Did You Know?
Minidoka 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 0.50, which is higher than the Idaho average of 0.37. The most diverse school district in Minidoka County is Minidoka County Joint District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Idaho or in the USA.