Melba Joint School District

511 Broadway Avenue
Melba, ID 83641-6011
(District boundaries shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Melba Joint School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Idaho for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public middle school serving 439 students in Melba Joint School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public middle schools in Idaho.
Public Middle School in Melba Joint School District have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the Idaho public middle school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 55% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Idaho public middle school average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (ID)
# Schools
2 Schools
288 Schools
# Students
854 Students
110,467 Students
# Teachers
50 Teachers
6,334 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Melba 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 90-94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (ID)
#85 out of 169 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Melba Joint   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
42%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Melba 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.
51%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Melba 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.
90-94%
79%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Melba Joint   School District and public school graduation rate of ID by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.37
0.40
# American Indian Students
n/a
1,439 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
2 Students
1,136 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
185 Students
19,972 Students
% Hispanic Students
22%
18%
# Black Students
4 Students
1,066 Students
% Black Students
1%
1%
# White Students
652 Students
83,074 Students
% White Students
76%
75%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
339 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
10 Students
3,441 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
9
169
# Students in K Grade:
45
3,550
# Students in 1st Grade:
58
3,725
# Students in 2nd Grade:
57
3,763
# Students in 3rd Grade:
61
3,784
# Students in 4th Grade:
54
3,870
# Students in 5th Grade:
61
4,427
# Students in 6th Grade:
70
17,906
# Students in 7th Grade:
71
24,986
# Students in 8th Grade:
82
25,766
# Students in 9th Grade:
76
6,446
# Students in 10th Grade:
79
3,990
# Students in 11th Grade:
73
3,995
# Students in 12th Grade:
58
4,090
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,501 is higher than the state median of $10,188. The school district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $8,578 is less than the state median of $9,366. The school district spending/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
This School District
This State (ID)
Total Revenue
$9 MM
$3,215 MM
This chart display total revenue of Melba 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
$7 MM
$2,956 MM
This chart display total spending of Melba 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
$10,501
$10,188
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Melba 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
$8,578
$9,366
This chart display average spending per public school student in Melba 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 Melba Joint School District Public Middle Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Melba High School
(Math: 34% | Reading: 47%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
6870 Stokes Avenue
Melba, ID 83641
(208) 495-2221
Grades: 7-12
| 439 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 2 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 854 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • : 90-94% (Top 5% in ID)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 42% (Top 50%)
  • : 51% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

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