Bear Lake County School District

39 Fielding Street
Paris, ID 83261-0300
(District boundaries shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%
For the 2024 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 1,441 students in Bear Lake County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Idaho.
Public Schools in Bear Lake County School District have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Idaho public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 54% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Idaho public school average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (ID)
# Schools
7 Schools
791 Schools
# Students
1,441 Students
315,620 Students
# Teachers
71 Teachers
17,473 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
20:1

District Rank

Bear Lake County School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 168 school districts in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 75-79% has decreased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (ID)
#44 out of 169 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Bear Lake County   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
48%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bear Lake County   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of ID by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
56%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bear Lake County   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of ID by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
75-79%
79%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Bear Lake County   School District and public school graduation rate of ID by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.09
0.42
# American Indian Students
7 Students
3,436 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
1 Student
3,468 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
32 Students
60,012 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
19%
# Black Students
7 Students
3,452 Students
% Black Students
n/a
1%
# White Students
1,378 Students
234,074 Students
% White Students
96%
74%
# Hawaiian Students
8 Students
1,030 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
1%
# Two or more races Students
8 Students
10,148 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
32
3,504
# Students in K Grade:
115
22,232
# Students in 1st Grade:
122
22,965
# Students in 2nd Grade:
113
23,241
# Students in 3rd Grade:
131
23,485
# Students in 4th Grade:
116
23,466
# Students in 5th Grade:
131
23,975
# Students in 6th Grade:
131
24,492
# Students in 7th Grade:
92
24,986
# Students in 8th Grade:
107
25,766
# Students in 9th Grade:
98
25,841
# Students in 10th Grade:
92
24,760
# Students in 11th Grade:
82
24,115
# Students in 12th Grade:
79
22,792
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $8,550 in this school district is less than the state median of $10,188. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $7,994 is less than the state median of $9,366. The school district spending/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
This School District
This State (ID)
Total Revenue
$12 MM
$3,215 MM
This chart display total revenue of Bear Lake County   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in ID by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$12 MM
$2,956 MM
This chart display total spending of Bear Lake County   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in ID by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$8,550
$10,188
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Bear Lake County   School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in ID by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$7,994
$9,366
This chart display average spending per public school student in Bear Lake County   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in ID by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Bear Lake County School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
A J Winters Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
535 Clay Street
Montpelier, ID 83254
(208) 847-0477
Grades: PK-5
| 300 students
Rank: #22.
Bear Lake On-line Learning
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
39 Fielding Street
Paris, ID 83261
(208) 945-2891
Grades: K-8
| 224 students
Rank: #33.
Bear Lake High School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
330 Boise Street
Montpelier, ID 83254
(208) 847-0294
Grades: 9-12
| 334 students
Rank: #44.
Georgetown Elementary School
(Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
142 Stringtown Road
Georgetown, ID 83239
(208) 847-0583
Grades: PK-5
| 97 students
Rank: #55.
Clover Creek High School
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50% )
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
697 Jackson
Montpelier, ID 83254
(208) 847-2516
Grades: 9-12
| 17 students
Rank: #66.
Paris Elementary School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
39 South Fielding Street
Paris, ID 83261
(208) 945-2113
Grades: PK-5
| 183 students
Rank: #77.
Bear Lake Middle School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 51%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
633 Washington Street
Montpelier, ID 83254
(208) 847-2255
Grades: 6-8
| 286 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Bear Lake County School District?
Bear Lake County School District manages 7 public schools serving 1,441 students.
What is the rank of Bear Lake County School District?
Bear Lake County School District is ranked #49 out of 168 school districts in Idaho (top 30%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year.
What is the racial composition of students in Bear Lake County School District?
96% of Bear Lake County School District students are White, 2% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Hawaiian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Bear Lake County School District?
Bear Lake County School District has a student/teacher ratio of 20:1, which is higher than the Idaho state average of 18:1.
What is Bear Lake County School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $7,994 is less than the state median of $9,366. The school district spending/student has declined by 6% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 7 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 1,441 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • : 75-79% (Btm 50% in ID)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 48% (Top 30%)
  • : 56% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

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