Preston High School

151 East 2nd South,

Preston, ID, 83263-1526

Tel: (208)852-0280
Grades: 9-12

689 students

Preston High School serves 689 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the ID average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 22%.
Preston High School operates within the Preston Joint School District.
The school district's 94% graduation rate is higher than the ID state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 689 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 689 students
Preston High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Preston High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Preston High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less 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 18:1 16:1
Preston High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Preston High School Asian (2001-2008)
Hispanic
8%
16%
Preston High School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
n/a
1%
White
88%
78%
Preston High School White (2001-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Preston High School Sch Ethnicity Preston 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.
0.22 0.48
Preston 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.
28%
39%
Preston 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.
13%
10%
Preston High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,535 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 94% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Preston Joint School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,535 604
Preston Joint  School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 94% 82%
Preston Joint  School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $16 MM n/a
Preston Joint  School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $14 MM n/a
Preston Joint  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $6,230 $0
Preston Joint  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $5,532 $0
Preston 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 Franklin County (alt) High School (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Preston Junior High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pioneer Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Preston Pioneer Elementary School
    515 South 4th East
    Preston , ID , 83263
    (208)852-2050
    0.5  mi  |  605  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Preston Oakwood Elementary School
    525 South 4th East
    Preston , ID , 83263
    (208)852-2233
    0.5  mi  |  587  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Preston Preston Junior High School
    450 East Valley View Dr
    Preston , ID , 83263
    (208)852-0751
    0.8  mi  |  602  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Preston Franklin County (alt) High School
    594 North State
    Preston , ID , 83263
    (208)852-2272
    1  mi  |  52  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Dayton Harold B Lee Middle School
    4726 West Hwy 36
    Dayton , ID , 83232
    (208)747-3303
    6.2  mi  |  145  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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