Salmon Jr./sr. High School

401 S Warpath Drive

Salmon, ID 83467
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (208)756-2415
  • Salmon Jr./sr. High School serves 417 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 26% (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 53% (which is equal to the Idaho state average of 53%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Salmon Jr./sr. 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 top 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 24%.
  • Salmon Jr./sr. High School operates within the Salmon School District.
  • Salmon School District's 70-74% graduation rate is lower than the Idaho state average of 78%.

School Overview

  • Salmon Jr./sr. High School's student population of 417 students has grown by 56% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 38% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students417 students
Salmon Jr./sr. High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Salmon Jr./sr. High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Salmon Jr./sr. High School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeSalmon Jr./sr. High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Salmon Jr./sr. 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 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Salmon Jr./sr. High School is 0.13, which is less 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)
26%
42%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
53%
Student : Teacher Ratio17:119:1
Salmon Jr./sr. High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
American Indian
1%
1%
Salmon Jr./sr. High School American Indian Students (2001-2016)
Asian
n/a
1%
Salmon Jr./sr. High School Asian Students (2002-2014)
Hispanic
4%
18%
Salmon Jr./sr. High School Black Students (2002-2016)
Black
2%
1%
Salmon Jr./sr. High School Black Students (2001-2016)
White
93%
76%
Salmon Jr./sr. High School White Students (2001-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsSalmon Jr./sr. High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownID All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.130.30
Salmon Jr./sr. High School Diversity Score (2001-2016)
Graduation Rate70-74%
78%
Salmon Jr./sr. High School Graduation Rate (2014-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
38%
Salmon Jr./sr. High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
Salmon Jr./sr. High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Salmon Jr./sr. High School is Salmon 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.
    • Salmon School District's student population of 855 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 70-74% has decreased from 80-89% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,042 is higher than the state average of $9,031. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $8,644 is less than the state average of $9,000. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameSalmon School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    5
    2
    Number of Students Managed855520
    Salmon School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    25%
    42%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    47%
    53%
    District Graduation Rate70-74%
    78%
    District Total Revenue$8 MM$5 MM
    District Spending$8 MM$5 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,042$9,031
    District Spending / Student$8,644$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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