Mountain Home School District

All
(9)
All
(9)
 
High
(2)
High
(2)
 
Middle
(3)
Middle
(3)
 
Elementary
(6)
Elementary
(6)
 
Pre-K
(5)
Pre-K
(5)
 
For the 2021 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 3,916 students in Mountain Home School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Idaho.
Public Schools in Mountain Home School District have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the Idaho public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 55% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Mountain Home School District are Stephensen Elementary School, Mountain Home Junior High School and East Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Mountain Home School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Idaho.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Idaho public school average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameMountain Home School District
School District Phone Number(208) 587-2580
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (ID)
# of Schools9 Schools757 Schools
# of Students3,916 Students302,111 Students
# of Teachers198 Teachers16,419 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1

District Rank

Mountain Home School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 82% has increased from 80% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (ID)
Overall District Rank
#121 out of 158 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Mountain Home   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mountain Home   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)
43%
55%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mountain Home   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
82%
79%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Mountain Home   School District and public school graduation rate of ID by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.510.41
# of American Indian Students30 Students3,690 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students86 Students3,720 Students
% Asian Students
2%
1%
# of Hispanic Students935 Students54,546 Students
% Hispanic Students
24%
18%
# of Black Students105 Students3,245 Students
% Black Students
3%
1%
# of White Students2,574 Students227,175 Students
% White Students
66%
75%
# of Hawaiian Students24 Students962 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students162 Students8,083 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:212,845
# of Students in Kindergarten:30321,144
# of Students in 1st Grade:34522,193
# of Students in 2nd Grade:31122,429
# of Students in 3rd Grade:34423,189
# of Students in 4th Grade:32624,050
# of Students in 5th Grade:30824,194
# of Students in 6th Grade:27823,794
# of Students in 7th Grade:32724,143
# of Students in 8th Grade:30223,532
# of Students in 9th Grade:27523,717
# of Students in 10th Grade:26823,037
# of Students in 11th Grade:27522,274
# of Students in 12th Grade:23321,567
# of Ungraded Students: - 3

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $7,609 in this school district is less than the state median of $9,522. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $7,239 is less than the state median of $9,037. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (ID)
Total Revenue$30 MM$5 MM
This chart display total revenue of Mountain Home   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$28 MM$5 MM
This chart display total spending of Mountain Home   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$7,609$9,522
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Mountain Home   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$7,239$9,037
This chart display average spending per public school student in Mountain Home   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 Mountain Home School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Stephensen Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    200 Gunfighter Avenue
    Mountain Home Afb, ID 83648
    (208) 832-4651

    Grades: PK-4 | 321 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Mountain Home Junior High School Math: 41% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1600 East 6th South Street
    Mountain Home, ID 83647
    (208) 587-2590

    Grades: 7-8 | 617 students
  • Rank: #33.
    East Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    775 North 10th East Street
    Mountain Home, ID 83647
    (208) 587-2575

    Grades: PK-4 | 449 students
  • Rank: #44.
    West Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    415 West 2nd North
    Mountain Home, ID 83647
    (208) 587-2595

    Grades: PK-4 | 488 students
  • Rank: #55.
    North Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    290 E 12th N St
    Mountain Home, ID 83647
    (208) 587-2585

    Grades: PK-4 | 388 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Mountain Home Senior High School Math: 22% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    300 South 11th East Street
    Mountain Home, ID 83647
    (208) 587-2570

    Grades: 9-12 | 967 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Hacker Middle School Math: 25% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    550 E Jackson St
    Mountain Home, ID 83647
    (208) 587-2500

    Grades: 5-6 | 586 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Bennett Mountain High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    550 East Jackson
    Mountain Home, ID 83647
    (208) 587-3837

    Grades: 7-12 | 96 students
  • Rank: #99.160 South Lester Creek
    Mountain Home, ID 83647
    (208) 653-2311

    Grades: PK-8 | 4 students
Recent Articles
Join the debate igniting in public schools regarding the role of religion in education. Should all religions be incorporated, or should religion be omitted to avoid any potential indoctrination?
Learn about the benefits associated with vocational education at public high schools, including high-demand career opportunities and improved learning for kinetic and active students.
June 17, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has turned the world on its head. The effects of the global pandemic will be felt for years to come, though maybe more so in certain populations. Here’s what you need to know about the current state of special education in the United States.