Shelley Senior High School

  • Shelley Senior High School serves 655 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (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 55-59% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 53%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Shelley Senior 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 18:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 24%.
  • Shelley Senior High School operates within the Shelley Joint School District.
  • Shelley Joint School District's 95% graduation rate is higher than the Idaho state average of 78%.

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School Overview

  • Shelley Senior High School's student population of 655 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students655 students
Shelley Senior High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Shelley Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
Shelley Senior High School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeShelley Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Shelley Senior 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 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Shelley Senior High School is 0.28, 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)25-29%
42%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
53%
Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
Shelley Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
American Indian
1%
1%
Shelley Senior High School American Indian Students (2011-2016)
Asian
n/a
1%
Shelley Senior High School Asian Students (2005-2014)
Hispanic
13%
18%
Shelley Senior High School Black Students (2002-2016)
Black
2%
1%
Shelley Senior High School Black Students (2012-2016)
White
84%
76%
Shelley Senior High School White Students (2002-2016)
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Shelley Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic GroupsShelley Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownID All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.280.30
Shelley Senior High School Diversity Score (2001-2016)
Graduation Rate≥95%
78%
Shelley Senior High School Graduation Rate (2014-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
38%
Shelley Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
Shelley Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Shelley Senior High School is Shelley Joint School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 143 school districts in Idaho (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Shelley Joint School District's student population of 2,256 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 90-94% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $6,585 in this district is less than the state average of $9,031. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $6,338 is less than the state average of $9,000. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
    School District NameShelley Joint School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    5
    2
    Number of Students Managed2,256520
    Shelley Joint School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    44%
    42%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    48%
    53%
    District Graduation Rate≥95%
    78%
    District Total Revenue$14 MM$5 MM
    District Spending$14 MM$5 MM
    District Revenue / Student$6,585$9,031
    District Spending / Student$6,338$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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