Rigby Junior High School

125 North 1st West St,

Rigby, ID, 83442-1304

Tel: (208)745-6674
Grades: 8-9

679 students

Rigby Junior High School serves 679 students in grades 8-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the ID average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 22%.
Rigby Junior High School operates within the Jefferson County Jt School District.

Overview

The student population of 679 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-9
Total Students 679 students
Rigby Junior High School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Rigby Junior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1988-2012)
Students by Grade Rigby Junior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 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 20:1 16:1
Rigby Junior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1988-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Rigby Junior High School Asian (2002-2010)
Hispanic
14%
16%
Rigby Junior High School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
n/a
1%
Rigby Junior High School Black (2005-2010)
White
83%
78%
Rigby Junior High School White (2001-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Rigby Junior High School Sch Ethnicity Rigby Junior 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.
0.29 0.37
Rigby Junior 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.
31%
39%
Rigby Junior 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%
Rigby Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,910 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Jefferson County Jt School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 4,910 526
Jefferson County Jt  School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $33 MM $6 MM
Jefferson County Jt  School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $30 MM $6 MM
Jefferson County Jt  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,148 $10,010
Jefferson County Jt  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $6,365 $9,580
Jefferson County Jt  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 Rigby Senior High School (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Midway Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harwood Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Rigby Harwood Elementary School
    200 West 3rd North
    Rigby , ID , 83442
    (208)745-7613
    0.4  mi  |  421  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Rigby Jefferson Virtual School
    3850 East 300 North
    Rigby , ID , 83442
    (208)745-6693
    0.8  mi  |  4  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Rigby Rigby Senior High School
    290 North 3800 East St
    Rigby , ID , 83442
    (208)745-7704
    1.2  mi  |  866  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Rigby South Fork Elementary School
    327 North 4100 East
    Rigby , ID , 83442
    (208)745-7085
    1.8  mi  |  738  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Rigby Jefferson Elementary School
    306 North 3700 East
    Rigby , ID , 83442
    (208)745-0758
    2.2  mi  |  765  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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