Borah 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
6001 Cassia Street
Boise, ID 83709
Phone
(208) 854-4370
District
BOISE INDEPENDENT DISTRICT
County
ADA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1474
Classroom Teachers
86

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Idaho

8

(10 is best)

Better than 78.8% of ID schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

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

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 51 46
Proficiency in Reading 58 59
Proficiency in Math 44 34

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.21
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 7 0.5%
Grade 10 490 33.2%
Grade 11 505 34.3%
Grade 12 472 32.0%
Total 1474 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 74.9% 77.1% 77.2%
Black 6.2% 4.4% 1.1%
Hispanic 13.5% 13.3% 18.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.0% 4.1% 1.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.4% 1.1% 1.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 33.5% 39.7% 38.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 27.5% 25.7% 30.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.0% 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%