Salmon Jr/sr High School

  • Salmon Jr/sr High School serves 435 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (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 49% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 25%.

School Overview

  • Salmon Jr/sr High School's student population of 435 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students435 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Salmon Jr/sr 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Salmon Jr/sr High School is 0.17, 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#467 out of 676 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
4%
18%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
91%
75%
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Diversity Score0.170.40
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Graduation Rate75-79%
79%
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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 NameSalmon School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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