Top 5 Best Benewah County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 1,271 students in Benewah County, ID. Benewah County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Idaho.
The top ranked public schools in Benewah County, ID are St Maries High School, St Maries Middle School and Heyburn Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Benewah County, ID public schools have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the Idaho public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 55% statewide average). Schools in Benewah County have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Idaho public schools.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Idaho public school average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Best Benewah County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
St Maries High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
424 Hells Gulch Road
Saint Maries, ID 83861
(208) 245-2142
Grades: 9-12
| 290 students
Rank: #22.
St Maries Middle School
Math: 37% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1315 Jefferson Avenue
Saint Maries, ID 83861
(208) 245-3495
Grades: 6-8
| 215 students
Rank: #33.
Heyburn Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1405 Main Avenue
Saint Maries, ID 83861
(208) 245-2025
Grades: PK-5
| 404 students
Rank: #44.
Upriver Elementary School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
75 Fern Street
Fernwood, ID 83830
(208) 245-3650
Grades: K-6
| 70 students
Rank: #55.
Lakeside High School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1150 E Street
Plummer, ID 83851
(208) 686-1937
Grades: 9-12
| 93 students
Rank: #66.
Lakeside Junior High School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1255 E Street
Plummer, ID 83851
(208) 686-1937
Grades: 7-8
| 52 students
P.o. Box 338
Desmet, ID 83824
(208) 686-5808
Grades: K-8
| 126 students
St Maries Community Education Alternative
Alternative School
422 Hells Gulch Road
Saint Maries, ID 83861
(208) 245-2152
Grades: 9-12
| 21 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Benewah County, ID

Benewah County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Highway 95, Box 338
Desmet, ID 83824
(208) 686-5808
Grades: PK-8
| n/a students

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