Clair E. Gale Junior High School

Clair E. Gale Junior High School serves 566 students in grades 7-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the ID average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 22%.
Clair E. Gale Junior High School operates within the Idaho Falls School District.

Overview

The student population of 566 students has declined by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-9
Total Students 566 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is more 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 12:1 17:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Hispanic
28%
16%
White
69%
78%
Two or more races
2%
2%
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.
0.45 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.
n/a
38%
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.
n/a
9%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,228 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $7,082 is less than the state average of $10,010. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $6,707 is less than the state average of $9,580. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Idaho Falls School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
3
Number of Students Managed 11,228 521
District Total Revenue $74 MM $6 MM
District Spending $70 MM $6 MM
District Revenue / Student $7,082 $10,010
District Spending / Student $6,707 $9,580
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 Compass Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is 3-b Dentention Center (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dora Erickson Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Idaho FallsCompass Academy
    Magnet School
    955 Garfield St
    Idaho FallsID 83401
    (208)525-7720
    Magnet School

    0.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 276 students                      
  • Idaho FallsDora Erickson Elementary School
    850 Cleveland St
    Idaho FallsID 83401
    (208)525-7612
    0.2 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 426 students                      
  • Idaho FallsEastern Id Prof-tech High School
    Vocational School
    690 John Adams Parkway
    Idaho FallsID 83401
    (208)525-7513
    Vocational School

    0.6 mi | Gr. 10-12 | n/a students                      
  • Idaho FallsIdaho Falls Senior High School
    601 South Homes Ave
    Idaho FallsID 83401
    (208)525-7740
    0.8 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1339 students                      
  • Idaho FallsLinden Park Elementary School
    1305 9th St
    Idaho FallsID 83404
    (208)525-7642
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 531 students                      

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