Joint School District No. 2 School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 58 public schools serving 39,233 students in Joint School District No. 2 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Idaho.
Public Schools in Joint School District No. 2 School District have an average math proficiency score of 59% (versus the Idaho public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 68% (versus the 55% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Joint School District No. 2 School District are Renaissance High School, Meridian Medical Arts Charter and Paramount Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Joint School District No. 2 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Idaho.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Idaho public school average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Joint School District No. 2 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Idaho for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Joint School District No. 2 School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (ID)
# Schools
58 Schools
757 Schools
# Students
39,233 Students
302,111 Students
# Teachers
1,994 Teachers
16,419 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
20:1

District Rank

Joint School District No. 2 School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 158 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 86% has increased from 81% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (ID)
Overall District Rank
#21 out of 158 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Joint School District No. 2  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Joint School District No. 2  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)
68%
55%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Joint School District No. 2  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
86%
79%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Joint School District No. 2  School District and public school graduation rate of ID by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.34
0.41
# American Indian Students
213 Students
3,690 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
875 Students
3,720 Students
% Asian Students
2%
1%
# Hispanic Students
4,059 Students
54,546 Students
% Hispanic Students
10%
18%
# Black Students
628 Students
3,245 Students
% Black Students
2%
1%
# White Students
31,645 Students
227,175 Students
% White Students
81%
75%
# Hawaiian Students
151 Students
962 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
1,662 Students
8,083 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
292
2,845
# Students in K Grade:
2,577
21,144
# Students in 1st Grade:
2,877
22,193
# Students in 2nd Grade:
2,742
22,429
# Students in 3rd Grade:
2,970
23,189
# Students in 4th Grade:
3,038
24,050
# Students in 5th Grade:
3,192
24,194
# Students in 6th Grade:
3,106
23,794
# Students in 7th Grade:
3,112
24,143
# Students in 8th Grade:
3,118
23,532
# Students in 9th Grade:
3,292
23,717
# Students in 10th Grade:
3,084
23,037
# Students in 11th Grade:
2,878
22,274
# Students in 12th Grade:
2,955
21,567
# Ungraded Students:
-
3

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $8,333 in this school district is less than the state median of $10,073. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $7,317 is less than the state median of $9,214. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (ID)
Total Revenue
$327 MM
$5 MM
This chart display total revenue of Joint School District No. 2  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in ID by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$287 MM
$5 MM
This chart display total spending of Joint School District No. 2  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in ID by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$8,333
$10,073
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Joint School District No. 2  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in ID by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$7,317
$9,214
This chart display average spending per public school student in Joint School District No. 2  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in ID by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Joint School District No. 2 School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Renaissance High School
Magnet School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1307 East Central Drive
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 350-4380
Grades: 9-12
| 735 students
Rank: #22.
Meridian Medical Arts Charter
Charter School
Math: 80-89% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(2)
1789 East Heritage Park Lane
Meridian, ID 83646
(208) 855-4075
Grades: 9-12
| 193 students
Rank: #33.
Paramount Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
550 West Producer Drive
Meridian, ID 83646
(208) 350-4120
Grades: PK-5
| 569 students
Rank: #44.
Meridian Technical Charter High School
Charter School
Math: 70-79% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
3800 North Locust Grove Road
Meridian, ID 83646
(208) 288-2928
Grades: 9-12
| 202 students
Rank: #55.
Idaho Fine Arts Academy
Magnet School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3467 West Flint Drive
Eagle, ID 83616
(208) 938-5410
Grades: 6-12
| 188 students
Rank: #66.
Discovery Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2100 East Leigh Field Drive
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 855-4090
Grades: PK-5
| 565 students
Rank: #77.
Pioneer School Of The Arts
Magnet School
Math: 75% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
13255 West Mcmillian Road
Boise, ID 83713
(208) 855-4100
Grades: PK-5
| 710 students
Rank: #88.
Heritage Middle School
Math: 74% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4990 North Meridian Road
Meridian, ID 83646
(208) 350-4130
Grades: 6-8
| 1,330 students
Rank: #99.
Eagle Hills Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
650 Ranch Drive
Eagle, ID 83616
(208) 350-4085
Grades: PK-5
| 563 students
Rank: #1010.
Victory Middle School
Math: 71% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
920 West Kodiak Drive
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 350-4443
Grades: 6-8
| 853 students
Rank: #1111.
Galileo Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 76% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4735 West Saguaro Drive
Eagle, ID 83616
(208) 350-4105
Grades: PK-8
| 795 students
Rank: #1212.
Eagle Elementary School Of The Arts
Magnet School
Math: 69% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
475 North Eagle Road
Eagle, ID 83616
(208) 855-4365
Grades: PK-5
| 441 students
Rank: #1313.
Hunter Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2051 West Mcmillan Road
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 855-4285
Grades: PK-5
| 780 students
Rank: #1414.
Siena Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2870 East Rome Drive
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 350-4370
Grades: PK-5
| 609 students
Rank: #1515.
Cecil D Andrus Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6100 Park Meadow Drive
Boise, ID 83713
(208) 939-3400
Grades: PK-5
| 648 students
Rank: #1616.
Eagle Middle School
Math: 64% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1000 West Floating Feather
Eagle, ID 83616
(208) 939-2216
Grades: 6-8
| 1,286 students
Rank: #1717.
Sawtooth Middle School
Math: 62% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3730 North Linder Road
Meridian, ID 83646
(208) 855-4200
Grades: 6-8
| 1,049 students
Rank: #1818.
Chief Joseph School Of The Arts
Magnet School
Math: 69% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1100 East Chateau
Meridian, ID 83646
(208) 350-4200
Grades: PK-5
| 531 students
Rank: #1919.
Eagle High School
Math: 60% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(3)
574 North Park Lane
Eagle, ID 83616
(208) 939-2189
Grades: 9-12
| 2,030 students
Rank: #2020.
Chaparral Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1155 North Deer Creek Lane
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 350-4180
Grades: PK-5
| 493 students
Rank: #2121.
Hillsdale Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5225 South Howry Lane
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 350-4432
Grades: PK-5
| 660 students
Rank: #2222.
River Valley Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2900 East River Valley Street
Meridian, ID 83646
(208) 884-1741
Grades: PK-5
| 488 students
Rank: #2323.
Mountain View High School
Math: 54% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2000 South Millennium Way
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 855-4050
Grades: 9-12
| 2,249 students
Rank: #2424.
Mary Mcpherson Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1050 East Amity Road
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 855-4300
Grades: PK-5
| 478 students
Rank: #2525.
Pepper Ridge Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2252 South Sumpter Way
Boise, ID 83709
(208) 855-4130
Grades: PK-5
| 583 students
Rank: #2626.
Prospect Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4300 North Red Horse Way
Meridian, ID 83646
(208) 350-4000
Grades: PK-5
| 748 students
Rank: #2727.
Seven Oaks Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1441 Sevenoaks Way
Eagle, ID 83616
(208) 350-4095
Grades: PK-5
| 415 students
Rank: #2828.
Willow Creek Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6195 North Long Lake Way
Meridian, ID 83646
(208) 350-4410
Grades: PK-5
| 587 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Barbara Morgan Stem Academy
Math: 57% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1825 Chateau Drive
Meridian, ID 83646
(208) 855-4430
Grades: K-5
| 458 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Lowell Scott Middle School
Math: 54% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
13600 West Mcmillan Road
Boise, ID 83713
(208) 350-4060
Grades: 6-8
| 1,059 students
Rank: #3131.
Eliza Hart Spalding Stem Academy
Magnet School
Math: 59% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
12311 West Braddock Drive
Boise, ID 83709
(208) 321-2150
Grades: PK-5
| 770 students
Rank: #3232.
Star Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
700 North Star Road
Star, ID 83669
(208) 855-4110
Grades: PK-5
| 527 students
Rank: #3333.
Star Middle School
Math: 53% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2211 North Pollard Lane
Star, ID 83669
(208) 350-4471
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: #3434.
Christine Donnell School Of The Arts
Magnet School
Math: 63% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7075 South Five Mile Road
Boise, ID 83709
(208) 855-4355
Grades: PK-6
| 544 students
Rank: #3535.
Joplin Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
12081 West Demeyer Street
Boise, ID 83713
(208) 855-4345
Grades: PK-5
| 356 students
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 39,233 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Top 50% in ID)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.34

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