Boise Independent School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 50 public schools serving 19,839 students in Boise Independent School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Idaho.
Public Schools in Boise Independent School District have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the Idaho public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 55% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Boise Independent School District are Collister Elementary School, Highlands Elementary School and Longfellow Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Boise Independent School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Idaho.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Idaho public school average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Boise Independent School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Idaho for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Boise Independent School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 13
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (ID)
# Schools
50 Schools
772 Schools
# Students
19,839 Students
301,207 Students
# Teachers
1,325 Teachers
16,837 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Boise Independent School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 157 school districts in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 81% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (ID)
Overall District Rank
#49 out of 158 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Boise Independent   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Boise Independent   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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
55%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Boise Independent   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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
80%
79%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Boise Independent   School District and public school graduation rate of ID by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.43
0.42
# American Indian Students
95 Students
3,426 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
672 Students
3,164 Students
% Asian Students
3%
1%
# Hispanic Students
2,669 Students
57,175 Students
% Hispanic Students
13%
19%
# Black Students
919 Students
3,232 Students
% Black Students
5%
1%
# White Students
14,677 Students
223,375 Students
% White Students
74%
74%
# Hawaiian Students
90 Students
921 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
717 Students
9,150 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
236
3,177
# Students in K Grade:
1,132
20,753
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,198
21,600
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,229
22,078
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,316
22,010
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,321
22,613
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,446
22,904
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,532
23,603
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,458
24,542
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,433
24,423
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,429
24,028
# Students in 10th Grade:
2,129
24,339
# Students in 11th Grade:
2,019
22,817
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,961
22,320
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,646 is higher than the state median of $10,344. The school district revenue/student has grown by 32% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,979 is higher than the state median of $9,592. The school district spending/student has grown by 32% over four school years.
This School District
This State (ID)
Total Revenue
$271 MM
$5 MM
This chart display total revenue of Boise Independent   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in ID by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$297 MM
$5 MM
This chart display total spending of Boise Independent   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in ID by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,646
$10,344
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Boise Independent   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in ID by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,979
$9,592
This chart display average spending per public school student in Boise Independent   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in ID by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Boise Independent School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Collister Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
4426 Catalpa Drive
Boise, ID 83703
(208) 854-4650
Grades: PK-6
| 176 students
Rank: #22.
Highlands Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3434 Bogus Basin Road
Boise, ID 83702
(208) 854-5050
Grades: PK-6
| 275 students
Rank: #33.
Longfellow Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1511 North 9th Street
Boise, ID 83702
(208) 854-5450
Grades: PK-6
| 216 students
Rank: #44.
Roosevelt Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
908 East Jefferson Street
Boise, ID 83712
(208) 854-6030
Grades: PK-6
| 241 students
Rank: #55.
Riverside Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2100 East Victory
Boise, ID 83706
(208) 854-5980
Grades: PK-6
| 500 students
Rank: #66.
Boise Senior High School
Math: 61% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(2)
1010 West Washington Street
Boise, ID 83702
(208) 854-4270
Grades: 9-12
| 1,421 students
Rank: #77.
Adams Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1725 East Warm Springs Avenue
Boise, ID 83712
(208) 854-4190
Grades: PK-6
| 245 students
Rank: #88.
Washington Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1607 North 15th Street
Boise, ID 83702
(208) 854-6420
Grades: PK-6
| 183 students
Rank: #99.
Liberty Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1740 East Bergeson Street
Boise, ID 83706
(208) 854-5410
Grades: PK-6
| 367 students
Rank: #1010.
Hidden Springs Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5480 West Hidden Springs
Garden City, ID 83714
(208) 854-4920
Grades: PK-6
| 249 students
Rank: #1111.
Trail Wind Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3701 East Lake Forest Drive
Boise, ID 83716
(208) 854-6320
Grades: PK-6
| 445 students
Rank: #1212.
Timberline High School
Math: 53% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
701 East Boise Avenue
Boise, ID 83706
(208) 854-6230
Grades: 10-12
| 2,102 students
Rank: #1313.
East Junior High School
Math: 57% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5600 East Warm Springs Avenue
Boise, ID 83716
(208) 854-4730
Grades: 7-9
| 577 students
Rank: #1414.
North Junior High School
Math: 54% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1105 North 13th Street
Boise, ID 83702
(208) 854-5740
Grades: 7-9
| 760 students
Rank: #1515.
Monroe Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3615 Cassia Street
Boise, ID 83705
(208) 854-5620
Grades: PK-6
| 205 students
Rank: #1616.
Hawthorne Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2401 Targee Street
Boise, ID 83705
(208) 854-5000
Grades: PK-6
| 200 students
Rank: #1717.
Shadow Hills Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
8301 West Sloan Street
Garden City, ID 83714
(208) 854-6060
Grades: PK-6
| 413 students
Rank: #1818.
Cynthia Mann Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5401 West Castle Drive
Boise, ID 83703
(208) 854-4680
Grades: PK-6
| 270 students
Rank: #1919.
Lowell Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1507 North 28th Street
Boise, ID 83703
(208) 854-5480
Grades: PK-6
| 259 students
Rank: #2020.
West Junior High School
Math: 46% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
8371 West Salt Creek Court
Boise, ID 83709
(208) 854-6450
Grades: 7-9
| 695 students
Rank: #2121.
White Pine Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
401 East Linden Street
Boise, ID 83706
(208) 854-6530
Grades: PK-6
| 390 students
Rank: #2222.
Valley View Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3555 North Milwaukee Street
Boise, ID 83704
(208) 854-6370
Grades: PK-6
| 304 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Amity Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
10000 West Amity Road
Boise, ID 83709
(208) 854-4220
Grades: PK-6
| 399 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Les Bois Junior High School
Math: 50% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
4150 East Grand Forest Drive
Boise, ID 83716
(208) 854-5340
Grades: 6-9
| 590 students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Borah Senior High School
Math: 44% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
6001 Cassia Street
Boise, ID 83709
(208) 854-4370
Grades: 9-12
| 1,141 students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Maple Grove Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2800 South Maple Grove Road
Boise, ID 83709
(208) 854-5540
Grades: PK-6
| 343 students
Rank: #2727.
Hillside Junior High School
Math: 42% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3536 Hill Road
Boise, ID 83703
(208) 854-5120
Grades: 7-9
| n/a students
Rank: #2828.
Mountain View Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3500 Cabarton Lane
Boise, ID 83704
(208) 854-5700
Grades: PK-6
| 245 students
Rank: #2929.
Owyhee Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3434 Pasadena Drive
Boise, ID 83705
(208) 854-5850
Grades: PK-6
| n/a students
Rank: #3030.
Pierce Park Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5015 North Pierce Park Lane
Garden City, ID 83714
(208) 854-5880
Grades: PK-6
| 197 students
Rank: #3131.
Riverglen Jr High School
Math: 40% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6801 North Gary Lane
Garden City, ID 83714
(208) 854-5910
Grades: 7-9
| 440 students
Rank: #3232.
Capital Senior High School
Math: 30% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
8055 Goddard Road
Boise, ID 83704
(208) 854-4490
Grades: 9-12
| 1,097 students
Rank: #3333.
Grace Jordan Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
6411 West Fairfield
Boise, ID 83709
(208) 854-5580
Grades: PK-6
| 394 students
Rank: #3434.
Horizon Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
730 North Mitchell
Boise, ID 83704
(208) 854-5170
Grades: PK-6
| 409 students
Rank: #35 - 3635. - 36.
Morley Nelson Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
7701 West Northview Street
Boise, ID 83704
(208) 854-4610
Grades: PK-6
| 381 students
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Boise Independent District
  • 8169 W VICTORY ROAD, BOISE, ID, 83709
  • (208) 338-3400
  • Grades: PK - 13
  • Students: 19,839 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80% (Btm 50% in ID)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 47% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.43

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