Jefferson County Joint School District

3850 E 300 N
Rigby, ID 83442-5422
(District boundaries shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

Jefferson County Joint 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%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public high schools serving 2,009 students in Jefferson County Joint School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public high schools in Idaho.
Public High Schools in Jefferson County Joint School District have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Idaho public high school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 62% (versus the 58% statewide average).
Public High School in Jefferson County Joint School District have a Graduation Rate of 84%, which is more than the Idaho average of 79%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Rigby High School, with 87% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Idaho or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Idaho public high school average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (ID)
# Schools
12 Schools
285 Schools
# Students
6,399 Students
129,033 Students
# Teachers
311 Teachers
7,176 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1

District Rank

Jefferson County Joint School District, which is ranked within the top 50% 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 85% has decreased from 86% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (ID)
#71 out of 169 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Jefferson County Joint   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
44%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jefferson County Joint   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.
52%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jefferson County Joint   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.
85%
79%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Jefferson County Joint   School District and public school graduation rate of ID by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.25
0.40
# American Indian Students
15 Students
1,384 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
16 Students
1,656 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
690 Students
22,794 Students
% Hispanic Students
11%
18%
# Black Students
16 Students
1,458 Students
% Black Students
n/a
1%
# White Students
5,501 Students
97,373 Students
% White Students
86%
76%
# Hawaiian Students
8 Students
416 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
153 Students
3,952 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
89
122
# Students in K Grade:
396
2,360
# Students in 1st Grade:
457
2,488
# Students in 2nd Grade:
433
2,579
# Students in 3rd Grade:
478
2,586
# Students in 4th Grade:
488
2,590
# Students in 5th Grade:
474
2,695
# Students in 6th Grade:
495
3,258
# Students in 7th Grade:
543
6,378
# Students in 8th Grade:
537
6,469
# Students in 9th Grade:
539
25,841
# Students in 10th Grade:
529
24,760
# Students in 11th Grade:
494
24,115
# Students in 12th Grade:
447
22,792
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $8,447 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 $7,450 is less than the state median of $9,366. The school district spending/student has declined by 32% over four school years.
This School District
This State (ID)
Total Revenue
$54 MM
$3,215 MM
This chart display total revenue of Jefferson County Joint   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
$48 MM
$2,956 MM
This chart display total spending of Jefferson County Joint   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
$8,447
$10,188
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Jefferson County Joint   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
$7,450
$9,366
This chart display average spending per public school student in Jefferson County Joint   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 Jefferson County Joint School District Public High Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Rigby High School
(Math: 42% | Reading: 62%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3833 East Rigby High Lane
Rigby, ID 83442
(208) 745-7704
Grades: 9-12
| 1,932 students
Rank: #22.
Jefferson High School
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
529 N 3470 E
Menan, ID 83434
(208) 745-4581
Grades: 6-12
| 77 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 12 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 6,399 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • : 85% (Top 30% in ID)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 44% (Top 50%)
  • : 52% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

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