Bonners Ferry High School

  • Bonners Ferry High School serves 448 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the ID average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 23%.
  • Bonners Ferry High School operates within the Boundary County School District.
  • Boundary County School District's 86% graduation rate is higher than the ID state average of 85%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 448 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 448 students
Bonners Ferry High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Bonners Ferry High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Bonners Ferry High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Bonners Ferry High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.25 is less than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ID) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 19:1
Bonners Ferry High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
4%
1%
Bonners Ferry High School American Indian Students (2001-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Bonners Ferry High School Asian Students (2001-2014)
Hispanic
9%
17%
Bonners Ferry High School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
n/a
1%
Bonners Ferry High School Black Students (2001-2013)
White
86%
77%
Bonners Ferry High School White Students (2001-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Bonners Ferry High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Bonners Ferry High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Bonners Ferry High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown ID All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.25 0.29
Bonners Ferry High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
30%
39%
Bonners Ferry High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
11%
10%
Bonners Ferry High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Boundary County School District's student population of 1,380 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $7,584 in this district is less than the state average of $8,671. The district revenue/student has declined by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $7,355 is less than the state average of $7,847. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Boundary County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 1,380 529
Boundary County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 86% 85%
Boundary County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2010)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $5 MM
Boundary County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $11 MM $4 MM
Boundary County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $7,584 $8,671
Boundary County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $7,355 $7,847
Boundary County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

5  12/11/2012
Bonners Ferry High School has a strong tradition, but recently has undergone many staff and leadership changes that have left the school in a state of flux. This school is greatly benefitted by small town values, many staff members are prominent in the community, and school events are also community events. Academically, the school enjoys many young teachers, which makes for dynamical classes yet suffers from a high turnover rate. Athletically, only a few programs (soccer wrestling baseball) consistently compete at the state level, but Bonners Ferry does have a reputation for bringing strong crowds to away games.
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