Boise Senior High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1010 West Washington Street
Boise, ID 83702
Phone
(208) 854-4270
District
BOISE INDEPENDENT DISTRICT
County
ADA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1496
Classroom Teachers
83

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Idaho

10

(10 is best)

Better than 96.6% of ID schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Boise Senior High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 70 46
Proficiency in Reading 78 59
Proficiency in Math 61 34

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.98
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.88
AVG FOR STATE 18.45
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Grade 10 537 35.9%
Grade 11 492 32.9%
Grade 12 467 31.2%
Total 1496 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 84.5% 77.1% 77.2%
Black 4.8% 4.4% 1.1%
Hispanic 6.1% 13.3% 18.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.6% 4.1% 1.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.1% 1.1% 1.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 15.2% 39.7% 38.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.8% 25.7% 30.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.3% 14.1% 8.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 196,301 1,754,208
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 447.0 20
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.6% 6.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.0% 22.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 37.4% 32.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.1% 24.1%
65 OR OLDER 13.9% 15.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 81,916 618,331
Single Parent Households With Children 7.9% 9.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.9% 90.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 42.1% 26.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 11.4% 7.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.6% 12.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.7% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.0% 20.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.2% 20.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.2% 15.3%
$15,000 or less 11.8% 11.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,438 $142,818,194 58.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $685 $17,990,155 7.4%
Staff $599 $15,731,537 6.4%
General Administration $45 $1,181,835 0.5%
School Administration $511 $13,420,393 5.5%
Operation $831 $21,824,553 8.9%
Transportation $297 $7,800,111 3.2%
Other $144 $3,781,872 1.5%
Total Support $3,112 $81,730,456 33.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $759 $19,933,617 8.2%
Total Expenditures $9,309 $244,482,267 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,222 $1,309,905,552 55.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $389 $120,795,036 5.1%
Staff $370 $114,665,252 4.8%
General Administration $175 $54,315,371 2.3%
School Administration $412 $127,725,750 5.4%
Operation $676 $209,881,855 8.8%
Transportation $319 $98,920,008 4.2%
Other $182 $56,507,465 2.4%
Total Support $2,523 $782,901,457 32.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $932 $289,111,112 12.1%
Total Expenditures $7,677 $2,381,895,181 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%