Pocatello High School

  • Pocatello High School serves 1,015 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the ID average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 23%.
  • Pocatello High School operates within the Pocatello School District.
  • Pocatello School District's 89% graduation rate is higher than the ID state average of 85%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1015 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,015 students
Pocatello High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Pocatello High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
Pocatello High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradePocatello High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(ID) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio19:119:1
Pocatello High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Pocatello High School American Indian Students (2002-2014)
Asian
n/a
1%
Pocatello High School Asian Students (2002-2014)
Hispanic
n/a
17%
Pocatello High School Black Students (2002-2014)
Black
n/a
1%
Pocatello High School Black Students (2004-2014)
White
n/a
77%
Pocatello High School White Students (2002-2014)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Pocatello High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2012)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.270.38
Pocatello High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
42%
39%
Pocatello High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
10%
Pocatello High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pocatello School District's student population of 12,840 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 89% has increased from 78% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $7,133 in this district is less than the state average of $9,564. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $7,042 is less than the state average of $8,998. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NamePocatello School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
2
Number of Students Managed12,840529
Pocatello School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate89%85%
Pocatello School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue$90 MM$5 MM
Pocatello School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$89 MM$5 MM
Pocatello School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$7,133$9,564
Pocatello School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$7,042$8,998
Pocatello School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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