Pocatello High School

Pocatello High School serves 1,068 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the ID average of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 23%.
Pocatello High School operates within the Pocatello School District.
Pocatello School District's 89% graduation rate is higher than the ID state average of 85%.

School Overview

The student population of 1068 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has declined by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,068 students
Pocatello High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Pocatello High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Pocatello High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Pocatello High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.28 is less than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ID) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 20:1
Pocatello High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
2%
1%
Pocatello High School American Indian Students (2002-2014)
Asian
2%
1%
Pocatello High School Asian Students (2002-2014)
Hispanic
11%
17%
Pocatello High School Black Students (2002-2014)
Black
1%
1%
Pocatello High School Black Students (2004-2014)
White
84%
77%
Pocatello High School White Students (2002-2014)
Diversity Score
The 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.
0.28 0.29
Pocatello High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
44%
37%
Pocatello High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
10%
Pocatello High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Pocatello School District's student population of 12,608 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has increased from 78% over five years.
The revenue/student of $7,225 in this district is less than the state average of $9,564. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $7,133 is less than the state average of $8,998. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Pocatello School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
2
Number of Students Managed 12,608 546
Pocatello  School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 89% 85%
Pocatello  School District Graduation Rate (1994-2014)
District Total Revenue $90 MM $5 MM
Pocatello  School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $89 MM $5 MM
Pocatello  School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $7,225 $9,564
Pocatello  School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $7,133 $8,998
Pocatello  School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is New Horizons High School (alternative School) (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Irving Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jefferson Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PocatelloIrving Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 574 students
    0.5 miles
    911 North Grant Ave
    PocatelloID 83204
    (208)232-3039
    0.56-8574
  • PocatelloJefferson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 442 students
    0.9 miles
    1455 Gwen Dr
    PocatelloID 83204
    (208)232-2914
    0.9PK-5442
  • PocatelloWashington Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 288 students
    0.9 miles
    226 South Tenth Ave
    PocatelloID 83201
    (208)232-2976
    0.9KG-5288
  • PocatelloPocatello Community CharterCharter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 358 students
    1.1 miles
    995 South Arthur St
    PocatelloID 83204
    (208)478-2522
    1.1PK-8358
  • PocatelloThe Academy At Roosevelt CenterCharter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 282 students
    1.2 miles
    240 East Maple St
    PocatelloID 83201
    (208)232-1447
    1.2PK-8282

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