Lake Pend Oreille School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 13 public schools serving 3,655 students in Lake Pend Oreille School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Idaho.
Public Schools in Lake Pend Oreille School District have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the Idaho public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 59% (versus the 55% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Lake Pend Oreille School District are Washington Elementary School, Northside Elementary School and Kootenai Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Lake Pend Oreille School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked 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).

Top Rankings

Lake Pend Oreille School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Idaho for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Lake Pend Oreille School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (ID)
# Schools
13 Schools
757 Schools
# Students
3,655 Students
302,111 Students
# Teachers
214 Teachers
16,419 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Lake Pend Oreille School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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 91% has increased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (ID)
Overall District Rank
#47 out of 158 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lake Pend Oreille   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lake Pend Oreille   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)
59%
55%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lake Pend Oreille   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
91%
79%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lake Pend Oreille   School District and public school graduation rate of ID by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.21
0.41
# American Indian Students
20 Students
3,690 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
19 Students
3,720 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# Hispanic Students
187 Students
54,546 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
18%
# Black Students
8 Students
3,245 Students
% Black Students
n/a
1%
# White Students
3,235 Students
227,175 Students
% White Students
88%
75%
# Hawaiian Students
5 Students
962 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
181 Students
8,083 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
38
2,845
# Students in K Grade:
221
21,144
# Students in 1st Grade:
258
22,193
# Students in 2nd Grade:
262
22,429
# Students in 3rd Grade:
300
23,189
# Students in 4th Grade:
301
24,050
# Students in 5th Grade:
291
24,194
# Students in 6th Grade:
259
23,794
# Students in 7th Grade:
274
24,143
# Students in 8th Grade:
261
23,532
# Students in 9th Grade:
325
23,717
# Students in 10th Grade:
301
23,037
# Students in 11th Grade:
283
22,274
# Students in 12th Grade:
280
21,567
# Ungraded Students:
1
3

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $9,282 in this school district is less than the state median of $9,522. The school district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,288 is higher than the state median of $9,037. The school district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
This School District
This State (ID)
Total Revenue
$34 MM
$5 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lake Pend Oreille   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in ID by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$34 MM
$5 MM
This chart display total spending of Lake Pend Oreille   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in ID by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$9,282
$9,522
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lake Pend Oreille   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in ID by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$9,288
$9,037
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lake Pend Oreille   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in ID by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Lake Pend Oreille School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Washington Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
420 South Boyer Avenue
Sandpoint, ID 83864
(208) 263-4759
Grades: PK-6
| 314 students
Rank: #22.
Northside Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7881 Colburn-culver Road
Sandpoint, ID 83864
(208) 263-2734
Grades: PK-6
| 166 students
Rank: #33.
Kootenai Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
General Delivery
Kootenai, ID 83840
(208) 255-4076
Grades: K-6
| 428 students
Rank: #44.
Sandpoint Middle School
Math: 47% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
310 South Division Street
Sandpoint, ID 83864
(208) 265-4169
Grades: 7-8
| 496 students
Rank: #55.
Hope Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
255 Hope School Road
Hope, ID 83836
(208) 264-5680
Grades: PK-6
| 102 students
Rank: #66.
Sandpoint High School
Math: 36% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(2)
410 South Division Street
Sandpoint, ID 83864
(208) 263-3034
Grades: 7-12
| 1,025 students
Rank: #77.
Southside Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
Southside School Road
Cocolalla, ID 83813
(208) 263-3020
Grades: PK-6
| 132 students
Rank: #88.
Farmin Stidwell Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1626 Spruce Street
Sandpoint, ID 83864
(208) 265-2417
Grades: PK-6
| 514 students
Rank: #99.
Sagle Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
550 Sagle Road
Sagle, ID 83860
(208) 263-2757
Grades: PK-6
| 272 students
Rank: #1010.
Clark Fork Jr/sr High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
121 East 4th Avenue
Clark Fork, ID 83811
(208) 266-1131
Grades: 7-12
| 115 students
Rank: #1111.
Lake Pend Oreille High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1005 North Boyer Avenue
Sandpoint, ID 83864
(208) 263-6121
Grades: 9-12
| 85 students
430 Division Avenue
Sandpoint, ID 83864
(208) 263-2184
Grades: K-8
| 3 students
Sandpoint Juvenile Detention
Alternative School
4105 North Boyer Avenue
Sandpoint, ID 83864
(208) 263-4213
Grades: 5-12
| 3 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 3,655 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 91% (Top 20% in ID)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.21

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