West Jefferson High School is a public school located in Terreton, ID. It has 214 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 14 to 1. According to state test scores, 25% of students are at least proficient in math and 45% in reading.
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- Best Public High School Teachers in Idaho 57 of 181
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Percent Proficient – Reading
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45% Percent Proficient
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Average Graduation Rate
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Average SAT composite score out of 1600, as reported by Niche users from this school.
Average ACT composite score out of 36, as reported by Niche users from this school.
Niche users from this school are most interested in the following colleges.
- Idaho State University26 Students
- Boise State University22 Students
- Brigham Young University – Idaho21 Students
West Jefferson High School is ranked 88-142nd within Idaho. The total minority enrollment is 29%, and 43% of students are economically disadvantaged. West Jefferson High School is the only high school in the West Jefferson District.
West Jefferson High School is ranked #12,935-17,245 in the National Rankings. Schools are ranked on their performance on state-required tests, graduation and how well they prepare students for college. Read more about how we rank the Best High Schools.
- #12,935-17,245 in National Rankings
- #88-142 in Idaho High Schools
- #10-12 in Idaho Falls, ID Metro Area High Schools
About the Superintendent Shane Williams
The West Jefferson School District No. 253 Board of Trustees have announced Shane Williams, of Terreton, as the new district superintendent, replacing Dwight Richins who announced his resignation in April.
“We are excited to have Mr. Williams lead this District. The Board spent many hours contemplating candidates and felt that he would be the best person to lead the District toward continued great success. He will be a phenomenal asset to our District,” Board of Trustees Chairman Tanis Cherry said.
Williams has served for five years as Principal at Kennedy Elementary in the Madison School District. Prior to that, he was the Assistant Principal at Madison Middle School, Special Services Programs Coordinator, Special Education Consulting Teacher, Migrant/EL Director, Special Education and Title I Teacher at the Madison School District.