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The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in Idaho.<ref>[http://nces.ed.gov/programs/stateprofiles/sresult.asp?mode=full&displaycat=5&s1=16 ''National Center for Education Statistics,'' "State Profiles," accessed August 15, 2013]</ref>
The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in Idaho as reported in the Common Core of Data for 2011-2012.<ref>[http://nces.ed.gov/ccd/elsi ''United States Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics'', "Common Core of Data (CCD), State Nonfiscal Public Elementary/Secondary Education Survey, 2011-2012," accessed May 7, 2014]</ref>
{| class="wikitable sortable"
{{Education k-12 ethnicity Idaho}}
! style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" | Ethnicity
! style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" | Percentage
| White || 78.5%
| Hispanic || 15.9%
| Asian || 1.7%
| American Indian || 1.4%
| African American || 1.0%
| Two or More || 1.5%
==School board elections==
==School board elections==

Revision as of 08:54, 9 June 2014

K-12 Education in Idaho
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Education facts
State Superintendent: Tom Luna
Number of students: 279,873[1]
Number of teachers: 15,990
Teacher/pupil ratio: 1:17.5
Number of school districts: 149
Number of schools: 762
Graduation rate: 92%[2]
Per-pupil spending: $6,824[3]
See also
Idaho State Department of EducationList of school districts in IdahoIdahoSchool boards portal
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Education policy project
Public education in the United States
Public education in Idaho
Glossary of education terms
Note: The statistics on this page are mainly from government sources, including the U.S. Census Bureau and the National Center for Education Statistics. Figures given are the most recent as of June 2014, with school years noted in the text or footnotes.

Idaho is home to 762 schools and 279,873 K-12 students.[4]

Quick facts

State school administrators

  • State Board of Education
    • Don Soltman, President
    • Emma Atchley, Vice President
    • Rod Lewis, Secretary
    • Bill Goesling, Board Member
    • Kenneth Edmunds, Board Member
    • Milford Terrell, Board Member
    • Richard Westerberg, Board Member


The following table displays the top seven Idaho school districts by total student enrollment.

Student enrollment
1.) Joint School District
2.) Boise School District
3.) Nampa School District
4.) Pocatello-Chubbuck School District No. 25
5.) Coeur d'Alene Public Schools
6.) Idaho Falls School District 91
7.) Bonneville Joint School District No. 93


The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in Idaho as reported in the Common Core of Data for 2011-2012.[5]

See also: Demographic information for all students in all 50 states

The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in Idaho as reported in the National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data for 2011-2012.[6]

Demographic Information for Idaho's K-12 Public School System
Ethnicity Students State Percentage United States Percentage**
American Indian 3,767 1.35% 1.10%
Asian 3,695 1.32% 4.68%
African American 2,845 1.02% 15.68%
Hawaiian Nat./Pacific Isl. Students 963 0.34% 0.42%
Hispanic 45,486 16.25% 24.37%
White 218,400 78.04% 51.21%
Two or More 4,717 1.69% 2.54%
**Note: This is the percentage of all students in the United States that are reported to be of this ethnicity.

School board elections

Upcoming elections

See also: Idaho school board elections, 2014

A total of one Idaho school district among America's largest school districts by enrollment held an election in 2014 for three seats. Boise School District held its election on September 2, 2014.

The district listed below served 25,107 K-12 students during the 2010-2011 school year, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.[7] Click on the district name for more information on the district and its school board election.

2014 Idaho School Board Elections
District Date Seats up for election Total board seats Student enrollment
Boise School District 9/2/2014 3 7 25,107

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