Preston High School

  • Preston High School serves 749 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the ID average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 23%.
  • Preston High School operates within the Preston Joint School District.
  • Preston Joint School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the ID state average of 85%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 749 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 749 students
Preston High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Preston High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Preston High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Preston High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ID) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1 19:1
Preston High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Preston High School American Indian Students (2005-2014)
Asian
n/a
1%
Preston High School Asian Students (2001-2014)
Hispanic
7%
17%
Preston High School Black Students (2001-2015)
White
91%
77%
Preston High School White Students (2001-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Preston High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Preston High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Preston High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown ID All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.17 0.29
Preston 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.
23%
39%
Preston 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.
11%
10%
Preston High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Preston Joint School District's student population of 2,531 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $5,889 in this district is less than the state average of $8,671. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $5,554 is less than the state average of $7,847. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Preston Joint School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 2,531 529
Preston Joint School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 85%
Preston Joint School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $15 MM $5 MM
Preston Joint School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $15 MM $4 MM
Preston Joint School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $5,889 $8,671
Preston Joint School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $5,554 $7,847
Preston Joint School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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