Jerome High School

104 North Tiger Dr, Jerome, ID 83338 | (208) 324-8137
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 944
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 104 North Tiger Drive, Jerome, ID 83338
  • Principal or Admin: Clark Muscat
  • Fax: (208) 324-1266
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Jerome Joint School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $6,048
  • Graduation Rate: 78.4%
  • Dropout Rate: 3.7%
  • Students Per Teacher: 18.3
  • Enrolled Students: 3,613

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 944
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 56.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 492 (52.1%)
  • Females: 452 (47.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 98 (10.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 422 (44.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 520 (55.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Jerome High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian70.7%
Black70.7%
Asian50.5%
Hispanic33635.6%
White58962.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Jerome High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade25827.3%
10th Grade26227.8%
11th Grade21723.0%
12th Grade20721.9%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 77%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:24%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 13 Years
  • Average Salary: $38,976
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Jerome High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$31,42126%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$41,56175%
Source: ID Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Jerome High School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on ISAT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Language Usage
  • Mathematics
  • Reading
  • Science

ISAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Usage Test
201056.3%56.3%63.3%
 
Mathematics Test
201067.7%67.7%69.9%
 
Reading Test
201073.4%73.4%80.8%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Usage Test
201057.5%57.5%71.5%
 
Mathematics Test
201073.4%73.4%76.8%
 
Reading Test
201077.3%77.3%86.4%
 
Science Test
201055.1%55.1%67.9%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Usage Test
201029.5%29.5%31.3%
 
Mathematics Test
201032.0%32.0%31.6%
 
Reading Test
201031.6%31.6%40.2%
 
Source: ID Department of Education 2009-2010

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