Blackfoot High School

Tel: (208)785-8810
  • Blackfoot High School serves 1,093 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 19% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 42%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 43% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 53%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 24%.
  • Blackfoot High School operates within the Blackfoot School District.
  • Blackfoot School District's 74% graduation rate is lower than the Idaho state average of 78%.

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School Overview

  • Blackfoot High School's student population of 1093 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,093 students
Blackfoot High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Blackfoot High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
Blackfoot High School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeBlackfoot High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Blackfoot High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 656 schools in Idaho (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Blackfoot High School is 0.51, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
42%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
53%
Student : Teacher Ratio21:119:1
Blackfoot High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
American Indian
7%
1%
Blackfoot High School American Indian Students (2002-2016)
Asian
n/a
1%
Blackfoot High School Asian Students (2002-2014)
Hispanic
25%
18%
Blackfoot High School Black Students (2002-2016)
White
65%
76%
Blackfoot High School White Students (2002-2016)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Blackfoot High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsBlackfoot High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownID All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.510.30
Blackfoot High School Diversity Score (2002-2016)
Graduation Rate
94%
78%
Blackfoot High School Graduation Rate (2014-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
38%
Blackfoot High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
Blackfoot High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Blackfoot High School is Blackfoot School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 143 school districts in Idaho (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Blackfoot School District's student population of 4,389 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 74% has increased from 59% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $7,561 in this district is less than the state average of $9,031. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $7,609 is less than the state average of $9,000. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four school years.
    School District NameBlackfoot School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    14
    2
    Number of Students Managed4,389520
    Blackfoot School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    28%
    42%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    39%
    53%
    District Graduation Rate
    74%
    78%
    District Total Revenue$32 MM$5 MM
    District Spending$32 MM$5 MM
    District Revenue / Student$7,561$9,031
    District Spending / Student$7,609$9,000
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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