Bliss School

  • Bliss School serves 135 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 45-49% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bliss 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 student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 25%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Bliss School's student population of 135 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students135 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bliss 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bliss School is 0.49, 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 School Rank#484 out of 676 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
42%
18%
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Black
n/a
1%
White
58%
75%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.490.40
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Graduation Rate≥50%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBliss Joint School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Bliss School is Hagerman School (7.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hagerman Hagerman School
    Grades: PK-12 | 348 students
    7.6 miles
    150 Lake Street West
    Hagerman, ID 83332
    (208)837-4572
    7.6 PK-12 348
  • Gooding Gooding Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 634 students
    11.1 miles
    1045 7th Avenue West
    Gooding, ID 83330
    (208)934-4898
    11.1 PK-5 634
  • Gooding Gooding High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 405 students
    11.1 miles
    1050 7th Avenue West
    Gooding, ID 83330
    (208)934-4831
    11.1 9-12 405
  • Gooding Gooding Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 341 students
    11.1 miles
    1047 7th Ave West
    Gooding, ID 83330
    (208)934-8443
    11.1 6-8 341
  • Gooding Idaho School For The Deaf And The Blind Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 75 students
    11.6 miles
    1450 Main Street
    Gooding, ID 83330
    (208)934-4457
    11.6 PK-12 75

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