Wendell High School

850 East Main Street
Wendell, ID 83355
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Wendell High School serves 302 students in grades 9-12.
Wendell 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (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 45-49% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Wendell High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Idaho for:

School Overview

Wendell High School's student population of 302 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students302 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Wendell 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 diversity score of Wendell High School is 0.50, which is more 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 Testing Rank
#570 out of 676 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
61%
18%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
37%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.500.40
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Graduation Rate
70-74%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWendell School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wendell High School is Hagerman School (9.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wendell Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wendell Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wendell Wendell Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 484 students
    0.5 miles
    232 N Boise Street
    Wendell, ID 83355
    (208) 536-6611
    0.5 PK-4 484
  • Wendell Wendell Middle School Math: 12% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 354 students
    1.2 miles
    920 East Main Street
    Wendell, ID 83355
    (208) 536-5531
    1.2 5-8 354
  • Hagerman Hagerman School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 348 students
    9.9 miles
    150 Lake Street West
    Hagerman, ID 83332
    (208) 837-4572
    9.9 PK-12 348
  • Jerome Summit Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 684 students
    10.4 miles
    200 10th Avenue West
    Jerome, ID 83338
    (208) 324-3396
    10.4 4-5 684
  • Gooding Idaho School For The Deaf And The Blind Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 75 students
    10.6 miles
    1450 Main Street
    Gooding, ID 83330
    (208) 934-4457
    10.6 PK-12 75

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