Skyline Senior High School

Tel: (208)525-7770
  • Skyline Senior High School serves 1,216 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 34% (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 66% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 53%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Skyline Senior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 24%.
  • Skyline Senior High School operates within the Idaho Falls School District.
  • Idaho Falls School District's 73% graduation rate is lower than the Idaho state average of 78%.

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School Overview

  • Skyline Senior High School's student population of 1216 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,216 students
Skyline Senior High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Skyline Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
Skyline Senior High School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeSkyline Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Skyline Senior High School is ranked within the top 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 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Skyline Senior High School is 0.43, which is more 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)
34%
42%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
53%
Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
Skyline Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Skyline Senior High School American Indian Students (2004-2014)
Asian
n/a
1%
Skyline Senior High School Asian Students (2002-2015)
Hispanic
26%
18%
Skyline Senior High School Black Students (2002-2016)
Black
n/a
1%
Skyline Senior High School Black Students (2005-2014)
White
71%
76%
Skyline Senior High School White Students (2002-2016)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Skyline Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsSkyline Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownID All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.430.30
Skyline Senior High School Diversity Score (2002-2016)
Graduation Rate
80%
78%
Skyline Senior High School Graduation Rate (2014-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
38%
Skyline Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
Skyline Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Skyline Senior High School is Idaho Falls 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.
    • Idaho Falls School District's student population of 10,362 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 74% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $6,959 in this district is less than the state average of $9,031. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $6,477 is less than the state average of $9,000. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
    School District NameIdaho Falls School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    20
    2
    Number of Students Managed10,362520
    Idaho Falls School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    38%
    42%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    51%
    53%
    District Graduation Rate
    73%
    78%
    District Total Revenue$72 MM$5 MM
    District Spending$67 MM$5 MM
    District Revenue / Student$6,959$9,031
    District Spending / Student$6,477$9,000
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

    School Notes

    • Skyline High School is a high school in Idaho Falls, Idaho.
    • Its school newspaper is Westside Story, which is a member of the High School National Ad Network.
    • The class of 1997 is having its 10 year reunion June 30th, 2007. A website with more info is here: skylinegrizz1997.

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