Firth High School

Firth High School serves 231 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the ID average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 22%.
Firth High School operates within the Firth School District.
The school district's 67% graduation rate is lower than the ID state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 231 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 231 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Students by Grade Firth High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.28 is less 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 13:1 16:1
Firth High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
12%
16%
White
84%
78%
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.
0.28 0.29
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.
29%
39%
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.
17%
10%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 736 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 67% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Firth School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 736 591
Graduation Rate 67% 82%
Firth  School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $6 MM
Firth  School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $5 MM $6 MM
Firth  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,678 $10,010
Firth  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,260 $9,580
Firth  School 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 Shelley Senior High School (5.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Firth Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is A W Johnson Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • FirthFirth Middle School
    410 Roosevelt
    FirthID 83236
    (208)346-6240
    0.1 mi | 221 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • FirthA W Johnson Elementary School
    735 North 600 East
    FirthID 83236
    (208)346-6848
    0.5 mi | 284 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • ShelleyShelley Senior High School
    570 West Fir St
    ShelleyID 83274
    (208)357-7400
    5.2 mi | 619 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BlackfootWapello Elementary School
    195 East 350 North
    BlackfootID 83221
    (208)785-8844
    5.5 mi | 230 students | Gr. 1-5                      
  • ShelleySunrise Elementary School
    200 East Fir St
    ShelleyID 83274
    (208)357-7688
    5.7 mi | 514 students | Gr. PK-2                      

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Did You Know?
Bingham 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 0.38, which is higher than the Idaho average of 0.29. The most diverse school district in Bingham County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Idaho or national school diversity statistics.