Magic Valley Alternative High School

512 Main Ave North

Twin Falls, ID 83301-5739

Tel: (208)733-8823
Grades: 9-12

155 students

Magic Valley Alternative High School serves 155 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the ID average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 22%.
Magic Valley Alternative High School operates within the Twin Falls School District.
The school district's 74% graduation rate is lower than the ID state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 155 students has grown by 30% over five years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 155 students
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 is more 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 12:1 17:1
Hispanic
23%
16%
White
76%
78%
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.37 0.29
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.
65%
38%
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.
7%
9%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,206 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Twin Falls School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
3
Number of Students Managed 8,206 521
Graduation Rate 74% 82%
District Total Revenue $58 MM $6 MM
District Spending $54 MM $6 MM
District Revenue / Student $7,708 $10,010
District Spending / Student $7,207 $9,580
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 Twin Falls Senior High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wings Charter Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Twin FallsLincoln Elementary School
    238 7th St North
    Twin FallsID 83301
    (208)733-1321
    0.2 mi | 465 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Twin FallsBickel Elementary School
    607 2nd Ave East
    Twin FallsID 83301
    (208)733-4116
    0.8 mi | 371 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Twin FallsWings Charter Middle School
    Charter School
    647 Filer Ave
    Twin FallsID 83301
    (208)734-2902
    Charter School

    0.9 mi | 119 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Twin FallsHarrison Elementary School
    600 Harrison St
    Twin FallsID 83301
    (208)733-4229
    0.9 mi | 633 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Twin FallsI B Perrine Elementary School
    452 Caswell Ave West
    Twin FallsID 83301
    (208)733-4288
    1.2 mi | 698 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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