Boise High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#384
College Readiness Index
50.5
Math Proficiency
3.5
Reading Proficiency
3.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 10–12 Grades
  • 1,431 Students
  • 79 Teachers

Boise High School
1010 WEST WASHINGTON ST
BOISE, ID 83702

Phone: (208) 854-4270

District: Independent School District of Boise City

Overview

Boise High School is ranked 1st within Idaho. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Boise High School is 57 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 12 percent. Boise High School is 1 of 14 high schools in the Independent School District of Boise City.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#384
State Rank
#1
STEM Rank
#136

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,431
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 12%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 25%
Full-Time Teachers 79

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 92%
Proficient in Math 90%
College Readiness Index 50.5

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 10 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 14
Total Students 11,204
Proficient in Reading (district average) 69%
Proficient in Math (district average) 65%
College Readiness (district average) 36.0

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