Burley Senior High School

Burley Senior High School serves 823 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the ID average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 22%.
Burley Senior High School operates within the Cassia County Joint School District.
The school district's 87% graduation rate is higher than the ID state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 823 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 823 students
Burley Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Burley Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Burley Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ID) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Burley Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Burley Senior High School Asian (2001-2012)
Hispanic
35%
16%
Burley Senior High School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
n/a
1%
White
61%
78%
Burley Senior High School White (2001-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Burley Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Burley Senior 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.
0.51 0.48
Burley Senior 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.
41%
39%
Burley Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
10%
10%
Burley Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,161 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Cassia County Joint School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
3
Number of Students Managed 5,161 591
Cassia County Joint  School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 87% 82%
Cassia County Joint  School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $40 MM $6 MM
Cassia County Joint  School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $35 MM $6 MM
Cassia County Joint  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,777 $10,010
Cassia County Joint  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $6,778 $9,580
Cassia County Joint  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 Cassia High School (alternative School) (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Burley Junior High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dworshak Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Burley Cassia High School (alternative School)
    Alternative School
    1010 West 17th St
    Burley , ID , 83318
    (208)878-6630
    Alternative School
    0.3  mi  |  113  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Burley Burley Junior High School
    700 West 16th St
    Burley , ID , 83318
    (208)878-6613
    0.4  mi  |  486  students  |  Gr.  7-9
  • Burley Cassia Regional Technical Center
    Vocational School
    1143 West 16th St
    Burley , ID , 83318
    (208)878-6610
    Vocational School
    0.5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Burley Dworshak Elementary School
    102 East 19th St
    Burley , ID , 83318
    (208)878-6615
    0.5  mi  |  578  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Burley Mountain View Elementary School
    333 West 27th St
    Burley , ID , 83318
    (208)878-6608
    0.7  mi  |  531  students  |  Gr.  PK-3

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Cassia 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 0.46, which is lower than the Idaho average of 0.48. The most diverse school district in Cassia County is Cassia County Joint District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Idaho or national school diversity statistics.