Challis Jr/sr High School

  • Challis Jr/sr High School serves 171 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Challis Jr/sr 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 student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • Challis Jr/sr High School's student population of 171 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students171 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Challis Jr/sr 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Challis Jr/sr High School is 0.24, which is less 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#575 out of 676 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:118:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
7%
18%
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Black
n/a
1%
White
88%
76%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Diversity Score0.240.40
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Graduation Rate≥90%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChallis Joint School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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