Forrest M. Bird Charter School

614 South Madison Ave

Sandpoint, ID 83864-8724

Tel: (208)255-7771
Grades 6-12
373 students
Forrest M. Bird Charter School serves 373 students in grades 6 - 12.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 23%.
Forrest M. Bird Charter School operates within the Lake Pend Oreille School District.

School Overview

The student population of 373 students has grown by 39% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 373 students
Forrest M. Bird Charter School Total Students (2004-2014)
Gender % Forrest M. Bird Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Forrest M. Bird Charter School Total Teachers (2003-2013)
Students by Grade Forrest M. Bird Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.16 is less than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ID) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 20:1
Forrest M. Bird Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.16 0.29
Forrest M. Bird Charter School Diversity Score (2004-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
37%
Forrest M. Bird Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
10%
Forrest M. Bird Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2014)

District Comparison

Lake Pend Oreille School District's student population of 4,242 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,154 is higher than the state average of $9,564. The district revenue/student has grown by 31% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,019 is higher than the state average of $8,998. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Lake Pend Oreille School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
2
Number of Students Managed 4,242 530
Lake Pend Oreille  School District Students Managed (2000-2014)
District Total Revenue $39 MM $5 MM
Lake Pend Oreille  School District District Total Revenue (2002-2012)
District Spending $35 MM $5 MM
Lake Pend Oreille  School District District Spending (2002-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,154 $9,564
Lake Pend Oreille  School District District Revenue / Student (2002-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,019 $8,998
Lake Pend Oreille  School District District Spending / Student (2002-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Sandpoint High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sandpoint Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Washington Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • SandpointSandpoint High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 1030 students
    0.3 miles
    410 South Division St
    SandpointID 83864
    (208)263-3034
    0.37-121030
  • SandpointSandpoint Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 497 students
    0.4 miles
    310 South Division St
    SandpointID 83864
    (208)265-4169
    0.47-8497
  • SandpointWashington Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 320 students
    0.7 miles
    420 South Boyer Ave
    SandpointID 83864
    (208)263-4759
    0.7PK-6320
  • SandpointFarmin Stidwell Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 527 students
    1.2 miles
    1626 Spruce St
    SandpointID 83864
    (208)265-2417
    1.2PK-6527
  • SandpointLake Pend Oreille Alternative High SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 109 students
    1.3 miles
    1005 North Boyer Ave
    SandpointID 83864
    (208)263-6121
    1.37-12109

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