State Hospital South

Tel: (208)785-1200
Grades: 4-12

17 students

State Hospital South serves 17 students in grades 4-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the ID average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which is less than the state average of 22%.
State Hospital South operates within the Blackfoot School District.

Overview

The student population of 17 students has grown by 30% over five years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Special education school
Grades Offered Grades 4-12
Total Students 17 students
State Hospital South Total Students (2008-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 1 teachers
State Hospital South Total Classroom Teachers (2008-2012)
Students by Grade State Hospital South Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ID) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
State Hospital South Student : Teacher Ratio (2008-2012)
American Indian
5%
1%
State Hospital South American Indian (2008-2012)
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
16%
Black
5%
1%
State Hospital South Black (2008-2012)
White
88%
78%
State Hospital South White (2008-2012)
All Ethnic Groups State Hospital South Sch Ethnicity State Hospital South Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.22 0.37
State Hospital South Diversity Score (2008-2012)
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.
n/a 39%
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.
n/a 10%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,543 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Blackfoot School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
3
Number of Students Managed 4,543 526
District Total Revenue $32 MM $6 MM
Blackfoot  School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $32 MM $6 MM
Blackfoot  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,337 $10,010
Blackfoot  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,247 $9,580
Blackfoot  School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Independence Alternate High School (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Blackfoot Sixth Grade Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is I T Stoddard Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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