Hillside Junior High School

  • Hillside Junior High School serves 591 students in grades 7-9.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the ID average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 23%.
  • Hillside Junior High School operates within the Boise Independent School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 591 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-9
Total Students 591 students
Hillside Junior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Hillside Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Hillside Junior High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Hillside Junior 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 0.38 is more 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
Hillside Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Hillside Junior High School American Indian Students (2002-2014)
Asian
5%
1%
Hillside Junior High School Asian Students (2001-2015)
Hispanic
5%
17%
Hillside Junior High School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
10%
1%
Hillside Junior High School Black Students (2001-2015)
White
78%
77%
Hillside Junior High School White Students (2001-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Hillside Junior High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Hillside Junior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Hillside Junior 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.
0.38 0.29
Hillside Junior 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.
38%
39%
Hillside Junior 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.
3%
10%
Hillside Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Boise Independent School District's student population of 26,240 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,479 in this district is less than the state average of $8,671. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,302 is higher than the state average of $7,847. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District Name Boise Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
51
2
Number of Students Managed 26,240 529
Boise Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $231 MM $5 MM
Boise Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $226 MM $4 MM
Boise Independent School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,479 $8,671
Boise Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,302 $7,847
Boise Independent 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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