Meridian 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
1900 West Pine Street
Meridian, ID 83642
Phone
(208) 350-4160
District
JOINT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 2
County
ADA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1997
Classroom Teachers
100

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Idaho

8

(10 is best)

Better than 79.4% of ID schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Meridian High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
52%
46%
62%
59%
41%
34%
52%
46%
62%
59%
41%
34%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
20
19
18
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 531 26.6%
Grade 10 501 25.1%
Grade 11 506 25.3%
Grade 12 459 23.0%
Total 1997 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 79.8% 83.6% 77.1%
Black 1.7% 1.9% 1.2%
Hispanic 16.4% 11.2% 19.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.3% 2.4% 1.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.9% 0.9% 1.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 24.5% 21.5% 37.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 18.7% 16.9% 28.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.8% 4.5% 8.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 229,298 1,787,065
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 617.5 21
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 6.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.0% 21.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.5% 32.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.3% 24.0%
65 OR OLDER 14.3% 15.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 81,682 630,008
Single Parent Households With Children 7.8% 8.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.5% 90.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 36.5% 27.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 14.1% 8.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.7% 13.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.9% 12.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.0% 20.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.6% 19.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.5% 14.6%
$15,000 or less 7.3% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,027 $157,998,000 55.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $448 $17,580,000 6.1%
Staff $390 $15,313,000 5.3%
General Administration $53 $2,075,000 0.7%
School Administration $373 $14,651,000 5.1%
Operation $529 $20,773,000 7.2%
Transportation $299 $11,742,000 4.1%
Other $255 $9,995,000 3.5%
Total Support $2,348 $92,129,000 32.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $942 $36,939,000 12.9%
Total Expenditures $7,317 $287,066,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,454 $1,385,816,000 54.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $423 $131,753,000 5.2%
Staff $370 $115,197,000 4.5%
General Administration $180 $56,055,000 2.2%
School Administration $436 $135,631,000 5.3%
Operation $692 $215,294,000 8.5%
Transportation $342 $106,547,000 4.2%
Other $202 $62,706,000 2.5%
Total Support $2,646 $823,183,000 32.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,068 $332,353,000 13.1%
Total Expenditures $8,168 $2,541,352,000 100.0%
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%