Mountain Home Junior High School

1600 East 6th South Street
Mountain Home, ID 83647
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Mountain Home Junior High School serves 617 students in grades 7-8.
Mountain Home Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Mountain Home Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Idaho for:

School Overview

Mountain Home Junior High School's student population of 617 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students617 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Mountain Home Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 676 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Mountain Home Junior High School is 0.53, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Overall Testing Rank
#387 out of 676 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
26%
18%
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Black
3%
1%
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White
64%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.530.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMountain Home School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mountain Home Junior High School is Mountain Home Senior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bennett Mountain High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hacker Middle School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mountain Home Mountain Home Senior High School Math: 25% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 967 students
    0.3 miles
    300 South 11th East Street
    Mountain Home, ID 83647
    (208) 587-2570
    0.3 9-12 967
  • Mountain Home Hacker Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 586 students
    0.5 miles
    550 E Jackson St
    Mountain Home, ID 83647
    (208) 587-2500
    0.5 5-6 586
  • Mountain Home Bennett Mountain High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 96 students
    0.6 miles
    550 East Jackson
    Mountain Home, ID 83647
    (208) 587-3837
    0.6 7-12 96
  • Mountain Home East Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 449 students
    0.7 miles
    775 North 10th East Street
    Mountain Home, ID 83647
    (208) 587-2575
    0.7 PK-4 449
  • Mountain Home Richard Mckenna Charter School - Montessori Charter School
    Grades: K-3 | 71 students
    0.7 miles
    1305 East 8th North
    Mountain Home, ID 83647
    (208) 250-2347
    0.7 K-3 71

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