Blackfoot High School

870 South Fisher Avenue
Blackfoot, ID 83221
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Blackfoot High School serves 1,140 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Blackfoot High School's student population of 1,140 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,140 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

Blackfoot High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 676 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Blackfoot High School is 0.53, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Overall Testing Rank
#469 out of 676 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
8%
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
24%
18%
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Black
n/a
1%
White
64%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.530.40
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Graduation Rate
92%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBlackfoot School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Blackfoot High School is Independence Alternative High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is I T Stoddard Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Blackfoot I T Stoddard Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 443 students
    0.2 miles
    460 York Drive
    Blackfoot, ID 83221
    (208) 785-8832
    0.2 PK-5 443
  • Blackfoot Blackfoot Heritage Sixth Grade Math: 43% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6 | 291 students
    0.6 miles
    50 South Shilling Avenue
    Blackfoot, ID 83221
    (208) 785-8838
    0.6 6 291
  • Blackfoot Independence Alternative High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 108 students
    0.9 miles
    155 East Francis Street
    Blackfoot, ID 83221
    (208) 785-8825
    0.9 7-12 108
  • Blackfoot Donald D Stalker Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 259 students
    1.0 miles
    991 West Center Street
    Blackfoot, ID 83221
    (208) 785-8841
    1 PK-5 259
  • Blackfoot Mountain View Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 608 students
    1.0 miles
    645 Mitchell Road
    Blackfoot, ID 83221
    (208) 785-8820
    1 6-8 608

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