Burley Junior High School

700 West 16th Street
Burley, ID 83318
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Burley Junior High School serves 558 students in grades 7-8.
Burley Junior 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 55%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Burley Junior High School's student population of 558 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students558 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Rankings

Burley Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 682 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Burley Junior High School is 0.53, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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
#574 out of 682 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
42%
18%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
55%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.530.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCassia County Joint 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 Burley Junior High School is Cassia Jr/sr High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dworshak Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Burley Cassia Jr/sr High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 136 students
    0.2 miles
    1010 West 17th Street
    Burley, ID 83318
    (208) 878-6630
    0.2 7-12 136
  • Burley Burley Senior High School Math: 26% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 965 students
    0.4 miles
    2100 Park Avenue
    Burley, ID 83318
    (208) 878-6606
    0.4 9-12 965
  • Burley Dworshak Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 570 students
    0.5 miles
    102 East 19th Street
    Burley, ID 83318
    (208) 878-6615
    0.5 PK-3 570
  • Burley White Pine Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 901 students
    0.9 miles
    1900 Hiland Avenue
    Burley, ID 83318
    (208) 878-6632
    0.9 4-6 901
  • Burley Mountain View Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 552 students
    1.0 miles
    333 West 27th Street
    Burley, ID 83318
    (208) 878-6608
    1 PK-3 552

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