William Thomas Middle School

William Thomas Middle School serves 311 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the ID average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 22%.
William Thomas Middle School operates within the American Falls Joint School District.

Overview

The student population of 311 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 311 students
William Thomas Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
William Thomas Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade William Thomas Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ID) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 16:1
William Thomas Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
4%
1%
William Thomas Middle School American Indian (2001-2012)
Asian
n/a
1%
William Thomas Middle School Asian (2001-2012)
Hispanic
38%
16%
William Thomas Middle School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
n/a
1%
William Thomas Middle School Black (2002-2007)
White
54%
78%
William Thomas Middle School White (2001-2012)
All Ethnic Groups William Thomas Middle School Sch Ethnicity William Thomas Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.57 0.48
William Thomas Middle School Diversity Score (2001-2012)
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.
56%
39%
William Thomas Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
13%
10%
William Thomas Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,458 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name American Falls Joint School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,458 591
American Falls Joint  School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $6 MM
District Spending $14 MM $6 MM
American Falls Joint  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,342 $10,010
American Falls Joint  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,958 $9,580
American Falls Joint  School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is American Falls (alt.) Academy (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is A F Intermediate School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hillcrest Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • American Falls A F Intermediate School
    Alternative School
    254 Taylor St
    American Falls , ID , 83211
    (208)226-5733
    Alternative School
    0.6  mi  |  216  students  |  Gr.  4-5
  • American Falls Hillcrest Elementary School
    1045 Bennett St
    American Falls , ID , 83211
    (208)226-2391
    0.8  mi  |  461  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • American Falls American Falls (alt.) Academy
    Alternative School
    598 Lincoln
    American Falls , ID , 83211
    (208)226-5008
    Alternative School
    1.1  mi  |  27  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • American Falls American Falls High School
    2966 South Frontage Rd
    American Falls , ID , 83211
    (208)226-2531
    1.6  mi  |  443  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Aberdeen Aberdeen High School
    268 South 4th West
    Aberdeen , ID , 83210
    (208)397-4152
    10.7  mi  |  239  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Idaho public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.48, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse school district in Idaho is Boise Independent District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Idaho or national school diversity statistics.