Idaho Nez Perce County Public Schools

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Established February 4, 1864 by the Idaho Territorial Legislature with its county seat at Lewiston. Named for the Nez Perce Indians who occupied the area before the white man. Previously established by the Territorial Legislature of Washington in 1861. This was one of the four original Idaho counties in 1863 from which all 44 have been carved. The present boundaries of Nez Perce County were set in 1911. Lewis and Clark were the first white men in the area in 1805. Lewiston served as the territorial capital for twenty-two months before the capital was moved to Boise.

Nez Perce County is one of 44 counties in Idaho. It has 849.1 sq. miles in land area and a population density of 46.2 per square mile. In the last three decades of the 1900s its population grew by 23.2%. On the 2000 census form, 98.4% of the population reported only one race, with 0.3% of these reporting African-American. The population of this county is 1.9% Hispanic (of any race). The average household size is 2.40 persons compared to an average family size of 2.90 persons.

In 2008 health care and social assistance was the largest of 20 major sectors. It had an average wage per job of $33,933. Per capita income grew by 10.5% between 1998 and 2008 (adjusted for inflation).

People & Income Overview
(By Place of Residence)
Value Industry Overview (2008)
(By Place of Work)
Value
Population (2009) 39,211 Covered Employment 20,986
Growth (%) since 1990 16.2% Average wage per job $33,868
Households (2000) 15,286 Manufacturing – % all jobs in County 13.2%
Labor Force (persons) (2009) 18,496 Average wage per job $45,937
Unemployment Rate (2009) 6.2 Transportation & Warehousing – % all jobs in County 5.1%
Per Capita Personal Income (2008) $34,472 Average wage per job $34,894
Median Household Income (2008) $46,680 Health Care, Social Assist. – % all jobs in County 15.6%
Poverty Rate (2008) 12.9 Average wage per job $33,933
H.S. Diploma or More – % of Adults 25+ (2000) 85.5 Finance and Insurance – % all jobs in County 6.2%
Bachelor’s Deg. or More – % of Adults 25+ (2000) 18.9 Average wage per job $40,285

1. CAMELOT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 1903 Grelle Avenue, Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: (208) 748-3500
County: Nez Perce County
Enrollment: 489
Grades: PK-6

2. CENTENNIAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 815 Burrell Ave, Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: (208) 748-3550
County: Nez Perce County
Enrollment: 427
Grades: KG-6

3. CULDESAC SCHOOL
Address: 600 Culdesac Ave, Culdesac, ID 83524
Phone: (208) 843-5413
County: Nez Perce County
Enrollment: 123
Grades: PK-12

4. IDAHO STATE PENITENTIARY
Address: 140 Southport Ave, Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: (208) 799-3332
County: Nez Perce County
Enrollment: 0
Grades: PK-12

5. JENIFER JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 1213 16th St, Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: (208) 748-3300
County: Nez Perce County
Enrollment: 578 7-9

6. LAPWAI ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: P O Box 247, Lapwai, ID 83540
Phone: (208) 843-2952
County: Nez Perce County
Enrollment: 276
Grades: PK-5

7. LAPWAI HIGH SCHOOL
Address: P O Box 247, Lapwai, ID 83540
Phone: (208) 843-2241
County: Nez Perce County
Enrollment: 153
Grades: 9-12

8. LAPWAI MIDDLE SCHOOL
Address: P O Box 247, Lapwai, ID 83540
Phone: (208) 843-2241
County: Nez Perce County
Enrollment: 100
Grades: 6-8

9. LEWISTON SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 1114 9th Avenue, Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: (208) 748-3100
County: Nez Perce County
Enrollment: 1,125
Grades: 10-12

10. MC GHEE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 636 Warner Ave, Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: (208) 748-3600
County: Nez Perce County
Enrollment: 325
Grades: KG-6

11. MC SORLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 2020 15th Street, Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: (208) 748-3650
County: Nez Perce County
Enrollment: 321
Grades: KG-6

12. NORTHWEST CHILDRENS HOME
Address: 602 13th St Box 1288, Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: (208) 746-3059
County: Nez Perce County
Enrollment: 38
Grades: 7-12

13. ORCHARDS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 3429 12th Street, Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: (208) 748-3700
County: Nez Perce County
Enrollment: 337
Grades: PK-6

14. PECK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: Po Box 48, Peck, ID 83545
Phone: (208) 486-7331
County: Nez Perce County
Enrollment: 17
Grades: KG-6

15. REGION 2 JUVENILE DET CENTER
Address: 3317 12th St, Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: (208) 748-3000
County: Nez Perce County
Enrollment: 3 3-12

16. SACAJAWEA JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 3610 12th Street, Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: (208) 748-3400
County: Nez Perce County
Enrollment: 571 7-9

17. TAMMANY ALTER LEARNING CENTER
Address: 1982 Tammany Creek Rd, Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: (208) 748-3270
County: Nez Perce County
Enrollment: 91
Grades: 9-12

18. WEBSTER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 1409 8th Street, Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: (208) 748-3800
County: Nez Perce County
Enrollment: 309
Grades: KG-6

19. WHITMAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 1840 9th Ave, Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone: (208) 748-3850
County: Nez Perce County
Enrollment: 370
Grades: PK-6