Challis Joint School District
- For the 2020-21 school year, there are 3 public schools in Challis Joint School District, serving 350 students. Challis Joint School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Idaho.
- Public schools in Challis Joint School District have an average math proficiency score of 21% (versus the Idaho public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 54% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Idaho.
- Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Idaho public school average of 25% (majority Hispanic).
- The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the Idaho public school average of 18:1.
|School District Name||Challis Joint School District|
|School District Phone Number||(208) 879-4231|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (ID)|
|# of Schools||3 Schools||752 Schools|
|# of Students||350 Students||301,347 Students|
|# of Teachers||25 Teachers||16,385 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||14:1||18:1|
- Challis Joint School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 155 school districts in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
- The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 80% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (ID)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)||20-24%|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)||20-24%|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||2 Students||3,690 Students|
|% American Indian Students|
|# of Asian Students||5 Students||3,720 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||24 Students||54,546 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||n/a||3,245 Students|
|% Black Students||n/a|
|# of White Students||313 Students||227,175 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||3 Students||962 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students|
|# of Two or more races Students||3 Students||8,083 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||6||2,845|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||19||21,119|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||25||22,162|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||15||22,395|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||22||23,155|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||33||24,022|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||26||24,157|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||30||23,755|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||28||24,015|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||23||23,404|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||26||23,627|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||28||22,967|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||36||22,214|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||33||21,507|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||3|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $10,771 is higher than the state average of $9,279. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
- The school district's spending/student of $9,906 is higher than the state average of $9,077. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (ID)|
|Total Revenue||$5 MM||$5 MM|
|Spending||$4 MM||$5 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$10,771||$9,279|
|Spending / Student||$9,906||$9,077|
Challis Joint School District Public Schools (2020-21)
- School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Stanley Elem/jr High School Airport Road
Stanley, ID 83278
Grades: K-8 | 9 students
- Challis Jr/sr High School 1110 Bluff Ave
Challis, ID 83226
Grades: 7-12 | 171 students
- Challis Elementary School 950 Bluff Avenue
Challis, ID 83226
Grades: PK-6 | 170 students
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