Sugar-salem High School

1 Digger Drive
Sugar City, ID 83448
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Sugar-salem High School serves 527 students in grades 9-12.
Sugar-salem 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 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 55%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Sugar-salem High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Idaho for:

School Overview

Sugar-salem High School's student population of 527 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students527 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Rankings

Sugar-salem High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 682 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Sugar-salem High School is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Overall Testing Rank
#236 out of 682 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
8%
18%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
89%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.200.41
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSugar-Salem Joint School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sugar-salem High School is Valley View Alternative High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sugar-salem Junior High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sugar City Valley View Alternative High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 17 students
    0.0 miles
    1 Digger Drive
    Sugar City, ID 83448
    (208) 356-6845
    0 9-12 17
  • Sugar City Central Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 435 students
    0.3 miles
    102 North Park Avenue
    Sugar City, ID 83448
    (208) 356-9351
    0.3 PK-3 435
  • Sugar City Kershaw Intermediate School Math: 68% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 4-6 | 379 students
    0.3 miles
    610 East 3rd North Street
    Sugar City, ID 83448
    (208) 356-0241
    0.3 4-6 379
  • Sugar City Sugar-salem Junior High School Math: 53% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 278 students
    0.5 miles
    10 North Cutler Street
    Sugar City, ID 83448
    (208) 356-4437
    0.5 7-8 278
  • Rexburg Madison Senior High School Math: 35% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 1,145 student
    3.3 miles
    134 Madison Avenue
    Rexburg, ID 83440
    (208) 359-3305
    3.3 10-12 1,145

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