Top 5 Best Caribou County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 1,564 students in Caribou County, ID.
The top ranked public schools in Caribou County, ID are Grace Jr/sr High School, North Gem Elementary School and Black Canyon Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Caribou County, ID public schools have an average math proficiency score of 53% (versus the Idaho public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 59% (versus the 55% statewide average). Schools in Caribou County have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 10% of Idaho public schools.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Idaho public school average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Best Public Schools in Caribou County (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Grace Jr/sr High School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
704 South Main Street
Grace, ID 83241
(208) 425-3731
Grades: 7-12
| 229 students
Rank: #22.
North Gem Elementary School
(Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
360 South Main Street
Bancroft, ID 83217
(208) 648-7848
Grades: PK-6
| 55 students
Rank: #33.
Black Canyon Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
605 South 4th West
Grace, ID 83241
(208) 332-6800
Grades: PK-6
| 282 students
Rank: #44.
Soda Springs High School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
300 East 1st North Street
Soda Springs, ID 83276
(208) 547-4308
Grades: 9-12
| 267 students
Rank: #55.
Howard E Thirkill Primary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
60 East 4th Street
Soda Springs, ID 83276
(208) 547-4426
Grades: PK-4
| 366 students
Rank: #66.
North Gem Middle School
(Math: 30-39% | Reading: 60-69%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
360 South Main Street
Bancroft, ID 83217
(208) 648-7848
Grades: 6-8
| 33 students
Rank: #77.
North Gem High School
(Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
360 South Main Street
Bancroft, ID 83217
(208) 648-7848
Grades: 7-12
| 43 students
Rank: #88.
Tigert Middle School
(Math: 44% | Reading: 50%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
250 East 2nd South Street
Soda Springs, ID 83276
(208) 547-4922
Grades: 5-8
| 289 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Caribou County, ID

Caribou County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
250 South 3rd East
Soda Springs, ID 83276
(208) 547-4306
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
117 West 4th South
Grace, ID 83241
(208) 425-9161
Grades: PK-6
| 185 students
3904 Gray Lake Rd
Wayan, ID 83285
(208) 574-2230
Grades: K-6
| 4 students
95 E Hooper Avenue
Soda Springs, ID 83276
(208) 547-3313
Grades: 4-6
| 120 students
P O Box 70
Bancroft, ID 83217
(208) 648-7848
Grades: 7-12
| 82 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Caribou County, ID?
The top ranked public schools in Caribou County, ID include Grace Jr/sr High School, North Gem Elementary School and Black Canyon Elementary School.
How many public schools are located in Caribou County, ID?
8 public schools are located in Caribou County, ID.
What is the racial composition of students in Caribou County, ID?
Caribou County, ID public schools minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Idaho public schools average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

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