Wendell High School

850 East Main Street
Wendell, ID 83355
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 300 students in grades 9-12, Wendell High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 42%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Idaho state average of 55%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 300 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • : 65-69% (Btm 50% in ID)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Wendell High School's student population of 300 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
300 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Wendell High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 709 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Wendell High School is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (ID)
#463 out of 709 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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20-24%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wendell High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Idaho by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
55-59%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wendell High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Idaho by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
15-19%
41%
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
60%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wendell High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
n/a
1%
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White
39%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Idaho.
0.49
This chart display the diversity score of Wendell High School and the public school average diversity score of Idaho by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
65-69%
80%
This chart display graduation rate of Wendell High School and public school graduation rate of Idaho by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
20%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wendell High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Idaho by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Wendell High School's ranking?
Wendell High School is ranked #463 out of 709 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Idaho.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% ID state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 55% ID state average).
What is the graduation rate of Wendell High School?
The graduation rate of Wendell High School is 65-69%, which is lower than the Idaho state average of 80%.
How many students attend Wendell High School?
300 students attend Wendell High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
60% of Wendell High School students are Hispanic, 39% of students are White, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Wendell High School?
Wendell High School has a student ration of 15:1, which is lower than the Idaho state average of 17:1.
What grades does Wendell High School offer ?
Wendell High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Wendell High School part of?
Wendell High School is part of Wendell School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 300 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • : 65-69% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

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