Firth High School

  • Firth High School serves 239 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the ID average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 23%.
  • Firth High School operates within the Firth School District.
  • Firth School District's 85% graduation rate is equal to the ID state average of 85%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 239 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 239 students
Firth High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Firth High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Firth High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Firth High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 13:1 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 18:1 19:1
Firth High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
n/a
1%
Firth High School Asian Students (2002-2011)
Hispanic
n/a
17%
Firth High School Black Students (2002-2014)
Black
n/a
1%
Firth High School Black Students (2002-2013)
White
n/a
77%
Firth High School White Students (2002-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Firth High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2012)
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
Firth 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.
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Firth High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
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Firth High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Firth School District's student population of 757 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 85% has increased from 81% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $6,830 in this district is less than the state average of $8,442. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $6,760 is less than the state average of $8,021. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Firth School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 757 529
Firth School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 85% 85%
Firth School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $5 MM
Firth School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $5 MM $4 MM
Firth School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $6,830 $8,442
Firth School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $6,760 $8,021
Firth School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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    0.1 miles
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  • FirthA W Johnson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 304 students
    0.5 miles
    735 N 600 E
    FirthID 83236
    (208)346-6848
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    5.2 miles
    570 West Fir Street
    ShelleyID 83274
    (208)357-7400
    5.29-12631
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    Grades: KG-5 | 226 students
    5.5 miles
    195 E 350 N
    BlackfootID 83221
    (208)785-8844
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    ShelleyID 83274
    (208)357-7688
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