Blackfoot High School

870 South Fisher Avenue
Blackfoot, ID 83221
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Blackfoot High School serves 1,237 students in grades 9-12.
Blackfoot High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 40%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,237 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Top 30% in ID)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Blackfoot High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Idaho for:

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School Overview

Blackfoot High School's student population of 1,237 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,237 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
65 teachers
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School Rankings

Blackfoot High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 707 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Blackfoot High School is 0.51, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (ID)
Overall Testing Rank
#518 out of 707 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
8%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
23%
19%
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Black
n/a
1%
White
66%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.51
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Graduation Rate
86%
79%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
20%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Blackfoot High School's ranking?
Blackfoot High School is ranked #518 out of 707 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Idaho.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
26% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% ID state average), while 47% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% ID state average).
What is the graduation rate of Blackfoot High School?
The graduation rate of Blackfoot High School is 86%, which is higher than the Idaho state average of 79%.
How many students attend Blackfoot High School?
1,237 students attend Blackfoot High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
66% of Blackfoot High School students are White, 23% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are American Indian, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Blackfoot High School?
Blackfoot High School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Idaho state average of 17:1.
What grades does Blackfoot High School offer ?
Blackfoot High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Blackfoot High School part of?
Blackfoot High School is part of Blackfoot School District.

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Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,237 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Top 30%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

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