Forest M. Bird Charter School

614 South Madison Ave

Sandpoint, ID 83864-8724

Grades: 6-12

277 students

Forest M. Bird Charter School serves 277 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the ID average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 22%.
Forest M. Bird Charter School operates within the Lake Pend Oreille School District.

Overview

The student population of 277 students has grown by 105% over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 90% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 277 students
Forest M. Bird Charter School Total Students (2002-2013)
Gender % 44% Male / 56%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Forest M. Bird Charter School Total Teachers (2002-2013)
Students by Grade Forest M. Bird Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 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 15:1 17:1
Forest M. Bird Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Forest M. Bird Charter School American Indian Students (2004-2013)
Hispanic
4%
16%
Forest M. Bird Charter School Black Students (2002-2013)
Black
2%
1%
Forest M. Bird Charter School Black Students (2006-2013)
White
90%
78%
Forest M. Bird Charter School White Students (2002-2013)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Forest M. Bird Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Forest M. Bird Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown ID All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.19 0.29
Forest M. Bird Charter School Diversity Score (2002-2013)
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.
15%
38%
Forest M. Bird Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2013)
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.
4%
9%
Forest M. Bird Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2012-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,946 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,751 is less than the state average of $10,010. The district revenue/student has grown by 40% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,921 is less than the state average of $9,580. The district spending/student has grown by 30% over four years.
School District Name Lake Pend Oreille School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
3
Number of Students Managed 3,946 521
Lake Pend Oreille  School District Students Managed (2000-2013)
District Total Revenue $38 MM $6 MM
Lake Pend Oreille  School District District Total Revenue (2000-2009)
District Spending $35 MM $6 MM
Lake Pend Oreille  School District District Spending (2000-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,751 $10,010
Lake Pend Oreille  School District District Revenue / Student (2000-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,921 $9,580
Lake Pend Oreille  School District District Spending / Student (2000-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby 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
    1 Negative Reviews
    410 South Division St
    SandpointID 83864
    (208)263-3034
    0.3 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 1055 students                      
  • SandpointSandpoint Middle School
    310 South Division St
    SandpointID 83864
    (208)265-4169
    0.4 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 480 students                      
  • SandpointWashington Elementary School
    420 South Boyer Ave
    SandpointID 83864
    (208)263-4759
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 338 students                      
  • SandpointFarmin Stidwell Elementary School
    1626 Spruce St
    SandpointID 83864
    (208)265-2417
    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 472 students                      
  • SandpointLake Pend Oreille Alternative High School
    Alternative School
    1005 North Boyer Ave
    SandpointID 83864
    (208)263-6121
    Alternative School

    1.3 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 99 students                      

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