Lapwai High School

  • Lapwai High School serves 246 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 42%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 53%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Lapwai High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 24%.
  • Lapwai High School operates within the Lapwai School District.
  • Lapwai School District's 70-79% graduation rate is lower than the Idaho state average of 78%.

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School Overview

  • Lapwai High School's student population of 246 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students246 students
Lapwai High School Total Students (2006-2016)
Gender %Lapwai High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Lapwai High School Total Teachers (2006-2016)
Students by GradeLapwai High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Lapwai High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 656 schools in Idaho (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lapwai High School is 0.32, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
42%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
53%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:119:1
Lapwai High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2016)
American Indian
82%
1%
Lapwai High School American Indian Students (2006-2016)
Asian
n/a
1%
Lapwai High School Asian Students (2006-2009)
Hispanic
5%
18%
Lapwai High School Black Students (2006-2016)
White
6%
76%
Lapwai High School White Students (2006-2016)
Two or more races
7%
2%
Lapwai High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsLapwai High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownID All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.320.30
Lapwai High School Diversity Score (2006-2016)
Graduation Rate70-79%
78%
Lapwai High School Graduation Rate (2014-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
38%
Lapwai High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
Lapwai High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Lapwai High School is Lapwai School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 143 school districts in Idaho (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Lapwai School District's student population of 499 students has decreased by 5% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 70-79% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $14,749 is higher than the state average of $9,031. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $14,202 is higher than the state average of $9,000. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four school years.
    School District NameLapwai School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    2
    2
    Number of Students Managed499520
    Lapwai School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    18%
    42%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    30%
    53%
    District Graduation Rate70-79%
    78%
    District Total Revenue$8 MM$5 MM
    District Spending$8 MM$5 MM
    District Revenue / Student$14,749$9,031
    District Spending / Student$14,202$9,000
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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