Timberline High School

Timberline High School serves 1,109 students in grades 10-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the ID average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 22%.
Timberline High School operates within the Boise Independent School District.
The school district's 87% graduation rate is higher than the ID state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 1109 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 10-12
Total Students 1,109 students
Timberline High School Total Students (1999-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
Timberline High School Total Classroom Teachers (1999-2012)
Students by Grade Timberline High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 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 18:1 16:1
Timberline High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1999-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
1%
Timberline High School Asian (2001-2012)
Hispanic
5%
16%
Timberline High School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
1%
1%
Timberline High School Black (2001-2012)
White
86%
78%
Timberline High School White (2001-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Timberline High School Sch Ethnicity Timberline High School 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.
0.26 0.37
Timberline High School Diversity Score (2001-2012)
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.
19%
39%
Timberline High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2012)
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.
4%
10%
Timberline High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,073 students has grown by 6251% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Boise Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
53
3
Number of Students Managed 28,073 526
Boise Independent  School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 87% 82%
Boise Independent  School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $245 MM $6 MM
Boise Independent  School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $248 MM $6 MM
Boise Independent  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $554,410 $10,010
Boise Independent  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $560,620 $9,580
Boise Independent  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 Sage International Charter (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Sage International Charter (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is White Pine Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Boise White Pine Elementary School
    401 East Linden St
    Boise , ID , 83706
    (208)854-6530
    0.1  mi  |  515  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Boise Riverside Elementary School
    2100 East Victory
    Boise , ID , 83706
    (208)854-5980
    0.8  mi  |  596  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Boise Liberty Elementary School
    1740 East Bergeson St
    Boise , ID , 83706
    (208)854-5410
    1  mi  |  502  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Boise Sage International Charter
    Charter School
    457 East Parkcenter Blvd
    Boise , ID , 83706
    (208)343-7243
    Charter School
    1  mi  |  336  students  |  Gr.  KG-9
  • Boise Garfield Elementary School
    1914 Broadway Ave
    Boise , ID , 83706
    (208)854-4950
    1.2  mi  |  384  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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