Hillside Junior High School

Hillside Junior High School serves 599 students in grades 7-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the ID average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 22%.
Hillside Junior High School operates within the Boise Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 599 students has grown by 27% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-9
Total Students 599 students
Hillside Junior High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Hillside Junior High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Hillside Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is more 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 17:1 17:1
Hillside Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
6%
1%
Hillside Junior High School Asian Students (2001-2013)
Hispanic
7%
16%
Hillside Junior High School Black Students (2001-2013)
Black
8%
1%
Hillside Junior High School Black Students (2001-2013)
White
77%
78%
Hillside Junior High School White Students (2001-2013)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Hillside Junior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Hillside Junior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown ID All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.40 0.29
Hillside Junior High School Diversity Score (2001-2013)
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.
42%
38%
Hillside Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
5%
9%
Hillside Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,346 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,594 is less than the state average of $10,010. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,701 is higher than the state average of $9,580. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Boise Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
53
3
Number of Students Managed 28,346 521
Boise Independent  School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $245 MM $6 MM
Boise Independent  School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $248 MM $6 MM
Boise Independent  School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,594 $10,010
Boise Independent  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,701 $9,580
Boise Independent  School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Marian Pritchett Memorial School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Marian Pritchett Memorial School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Collister Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BoiseCollister Elementary School
    4426 Catalpa Dr
    BoiseID 83703
    (208)854-4650
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 252 students                      
  • Boise William Howard Taft Elementary School
    3722 Anderson St
    BoiseID 83703
    (208)854-6180
    1 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 321 students                      
  • BoiseCynthia Mann Elementary School
    5401 West Castle Dr
    BoiseID 83703
    (208)854-4680
    1.5 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 454 students                      
  • BoiseMarian Pritchett Memorial School
    Alternative School
    1617 North 24th
    BoiseID 83702
    (208)854-6830
    Alternative School

    1.5 mi | Gr. 6-12 | n/a students                      
  • BoiseLowell Elementary School
    1507 North 28th St
    BoiseID 83703
    (208)854-5480
    1.6 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 311 students                      

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