North Junior High School

  • North Junior High School serves 995 students in grades 7-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • North Junior High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 25%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • North Junior High School's student population of 995 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students995 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Junior High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 676 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Junior High School is 0.26, which is less 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 School Rank#103 out of 676 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
8%
18%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
86%
75%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.260.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoise Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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