Sugar-Salem Joint School District

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 5 public schools in Sugar-Salem Joint School District, serving 1,636 students.
  • Public schools in Sugar-Salem Joint School District have an average math proficiency score of 55% (versus the Idaho public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 54% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 30% of public schools in Idaho.
  • The top ranked public schools in Sugar-Salem Joint School District are Sugar-salem High School, Kershaw Intermediate School and Sugar-salem Junior High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Idaho public school average of 25% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is more than the Idaho public school average of 18:1.

Overview

School District NameSugar-Salem Joint School District
School District Phone Number(208) 356-8802
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (ID)
# of Schools5 Schools752 Schools
# of Students1,636 Students301,347 Students
# of Teachers86 Teachers16,385 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1

District Comparison

  • Sugar-Salem Joint School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 155 school districts in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (ID)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sugar-Salem 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sugar-Salem 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
79%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Sugar-Salem Joint   School District and public school graduation rate of ID by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.160.40
# of American Indian Students5 Students3,690 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students15 Students3,720 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# of Hispanic Students99 Students54,546 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
18%
# of Black Students13 Students3,245 Students
% Black Students
1%
1%
# of White Students1,493 Students227,175 Students
% White Students
91%
76%
# of Hawaiian Students3 Students962 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students8 Students8,083 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:192,845
# of Students in Kindergarten:10521,119
# of Students in 1st Grade:8122,162
# of Students in 2nd Grade:9722,395
# of Students in 3rd Grade:13323,155
# of Students in 4th Grade:10824,022
# of Students in 5th Grade:15324,157
# of Students in 6th Grade:11823,755
# of Students in 7th Grade:14124,015
# of Students in 8th Grade:13723,404
# of Students in 9th Grade:11423,627
# of Students in 10th Grade:16722,967
# of Students in 11th Grade:12922,214
# of Students in 12th Grade:13421,507
# of Ungraded Students: - 3

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $6,689 in this school district is less than the state average of $9,279. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $6,304 is less than the state average of $9,077. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (ID)
Total Revenue$10 MM$5 MM
This chart display total revenue of Sugar-Salem Joint   School District and average revenue for each school distric in ID by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$10 MM$5 MM
This chart display total spending of Sugar-Salem Joint   School District and average spending for each school distric in ID by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$6,689$9,279
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Sugar-Salem Joint   School District and average revenue per public school student in ID by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$6,304$9,077
This chart display average spending per public school student in Sugar-Salem Joint   School District and average spending per public school student in ID by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Sugar-Salem Joint School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Central Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Top 50%
    102 North Park Avenue
    Sugar City, ID 83448
    (208) 356-9351

    Grades: PK-3 | 435 students
  • Kershaw Intermediate School Math: 58% | Reading: 56%
    Rank: Top 30%
    610 East 3rd North Street
    Sugar City, ID 83448
    (208) 356-0241

    Grades: 4-6 | 379 students
  • Sugar-salem High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 30%
    1 Digger Drive
    Sugar City, ID 83448
    (208) 356-0274

    Grades: 9-12 | 527 students
  • Sugar-salem Junior High School Math: 57% | Reading: 56%
    Rank: Top 30%
    10 North Cutler Street
    Sugar City, ID 83448
    (208) 356-4437

    Grades: 7-8 | 278 students
  • Valley View Alternative High School Alternative School
    1 Digger Drive
    Sugar City, ID 83448
    (208) 356-6845

    Grades: 9-12 | 17 students
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