Idaho School For The Deaf And The Blind

  • Idaho School For The Deaf And The Blind serves 72 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-59% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 81%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-79% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 89%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • Idaho School For The Deaf And The Blind 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 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 24%.

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Idaho School For The Deaf And The Blind places among the top 20% of public schools in Idaho for:

School Overview

  • Idaho School For The Deaf And The Blind's student population of 72 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students72 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Idaho School For The Deaf And The Blind is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 637 schools in Idaho (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Idaho School For The Deaf And The Blind is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Overall School Rank----
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
81%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Idaho School For The Deaf And The Blind and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Idaho by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
89%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Idaho School For The Deaf And The Blind and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Idaho by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio4:119:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Idaho School For The Deaf And The Blind and the public school average student teacher ratio of Idaho by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Idaho School For The Deaf And The Blind and percentage of American Indian public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Idaho School For The Deaf And The Blind and the percentage of Asian public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
32%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Idaho School For The Deaf And The Blind and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
5%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Idaho School For The Deaf And The Blind and the percentage of Black public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
59%
76%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Idaho School For The Deaf And The Blind.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ID.
Diversity Score0.550.39
This chart display the diversity score of Idaho School For The Deaf And The Blind and the public school average diversity score of Idaho by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Idaho School For The Deaf And The Blind and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Idaho by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Idaho School For The Deaf And The Blind and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Idaho by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIdaho Bureau Of Educational Services For The Deaf And The Bl School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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