Filer High School

3915 North Wildcat Way 2300 Ea,

Filer, ID, 83328-5281

Tel: (208)326-5945
Grades: 9-12

393 students

Filer High School serves 393 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the ID average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 22%.
Filer High School operates within the Filer School District.
The school district's 75% graduation rate is lower than the ID state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 393 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 393 students
Filer High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Filer High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Filer 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 0.26 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 16:1 16:1
Filer High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Filer High School Asian (2004-2010)
Hispanic
13%
16%
Filer High School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
n/a
1%
Filer High School Black (2006-2010)
White
85%
78%
Filer High School White (2001-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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
Filer 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.
25%
39%
Filer 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%
Filer High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,362 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Filer School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,362 526
Filer  School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 75% 82%
Filer  School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $6 MM
Filer  School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $10 MM $6 MM
Filer  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,120 $10,010
Filer  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,568 $9,580
Filer  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 Canyon Ridge High School (5.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Filer Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Filer Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Filer Filer Middle School
    299 Hwy 30
    Filer , ID , 83328
    (208)326-5906
    0.8  mi  |  203  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Filer Filer Elementary School
    700 Stevens Ave
    Filer , ID , 83328
    (208)326-4369
    0.9  mi  |  377  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Filer Filer Internmediate School
    833 6th St West
    Filer , ID , 83328
    (208)326-3069
    1.1  mi  |  326  students  |  Gr.  4-6
  • Twin Falls Robert Stuart Junior High School
    644 Caswell Ave West
    Twin Falls , ID , 83301
    (208)733-4875
    5.3  mi  |  772  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Twin Falls I B Perrine Elementary School
    452 Caswell Ave West
    Twin Falls , ID , 83301
    (208)733-4288
    5.6  mi  |  662  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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