Rigby High School in Rigby Township, ID - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    905
  • Type
    Public, Coed
  • Reviews
    226 3.5
  • Ranking

Rigby High School is a public coed school in Rigby Township, Idaho. It has 905 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 86% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 226 reviews written and they have been mixed.

3833 East Rigby High Ln
Rigby, ID 83442
(208) 745-3500

Ratings and Reviews
3.5 from 226 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Extracurriculars: The extracurricular activities at the high school are ok. There aren't a ton of them and not many people go to them.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: The Rigby High School is a very new school. It was built almost three years ago and it is a really nice school. Many of the departments are very supportive of each other. The parents are supportive and they will attend their students events and many of the parents will also attend the athletic events that happen.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Teachers: The teachers at Rigby High School know about what they are teaching. They are all very kind and they all try to include all of the students and make sure that they understand the material being taught. They each have their own teaching methods and this can make it easier or harder to learn some of the subjects but overall they do very well.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Health & Safety: The whole school is made mostly from windows, so the safety of not being seen is very low. Although the school does do a lot of drills and seems kinda prepared.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Extracurriculars: I know that the school got a Gay-Straight Alliance club my senior year. I think that more groups should be brought about for students that feel left out and/or different from the majority of the students.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
2.66 Jefferson Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Harwood Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 South Fork Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Ucon Elementary School Public, Coed
Jefferson Alternative High School Public, Alternative, Coed
3.00 Midway Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Fairview Elementary School Public, Coed
Telford Academy Public, Alternative, Coed
3.33 South Fork Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Rocky Mountain Middle School Public, Coed
3.00 Iona Elementary School Public, Coed
2.00 Bonneville High School Public, Coed
3.33 Burton Elementary School Public, Coed
3.33 Ririe Middle School Public, Coed
3.00 Ririe High School Public, Coed

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.00 Bonneville High School 10 mi. 1,326
2.66 Idaho Falls Senior High School 13 mi. 1,269
2.33 Skyline Senior High School 14 mi. 1,229
3.33 Madison Senior High School 14 mi. 1,066
3.00 Sugar-Salem High School 17 mi. 496

Around Rigby High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Female 51%
Male 48%

Student Diversity

Rigby High School United States Idaho Bonneville High School Idaho Falls Senior High School Madison Senior High School Skyline Senior High School Sugar-Salem High School
White 85.0% 51.0% 76.7% 81.0% 74.0% 93.0% 70.0% 88.0%
Hispanic 12.0% 25.0% 17.3% 15.0% 19.0% 3.0% 24.0% 8.0%
Multiracial 1.0% 2.8% 2.0% 1.0% 3.0% 0% 1.0% 0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 1.3% 0% 1.0% 0% 0% 0%
Asian 0% 4.8% 1.3% 0% 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%
African American 0% 15.0% 1.1% 0% 0% 1.0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0.3% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 10 34.5%
Grade 11 37.5%
Grade 12 28.1%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 37 responses

  • 59% Yes
  • 27% Not sure.
  • 14% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 24 responses

  • 41% Friends and teachers
  • 32% School spirit
  • 22% Academic opportunities
  • 5% Involvement Opportunities

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 19 responses

  • 65% The cliques
  • 15% Gettng up so early.
  • 15% Start too late. Can have job if start an hour earl
  • 5% Some teachers don't teach well and try to help.

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 27 responses

  • 74% It is very new
  • 11% It has a body shop
  • 11% Minimal funding
  • 4% Great interaction with peers and faculty

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 25 responses

  • 44% Nice fun place to learn
  • 24% Good place to learn
  • 16% It's high school; you make or break it yourself
  • 12% Strict
  • 4% Judgmental

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 20 responses

  • 50% Take advantage of all the activites and classes
  • 35% Don't slack off
  • 10% Respect the staff and administration
  • 5% Don't go there if you're "different"

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 25 responses

  • 12% I love everything about this school.
  • 72% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 8% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 8% I hate everything about this school.