Magic Valley Alternative High School

512 Main Ave North,

Twin Falls, ID, 83301-5739

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

132 students

Magic Valley Alternative High School serves 132 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the ID average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% 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 132 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 132 students
Magic Valley Alternative High School Total Students (1990-2012)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Magic Valley Alternative High School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Magic Valley Alternative High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ID) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 16:1
Magic Valley Alternative High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
1%
Magic Valley Alternative High School Asian (2004-2012)
Hispanic
28%
16%
Magic Valley Alternative High School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
n/a
1%
Magic Valley Alternative High School Black (2002-2009)
White
68%
78%
Magic Valley Alternative High School White (2001-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Magic Valley Alternative High School Sch Ethnicity Magic Valley Alternative High 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.
0.46 0.37
Magic Valley Alternative High 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%
Magic Valley Alternative High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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%
Magic Valley Alternative High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,815 students has stayed relatively flat 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 7,815 526
Twin Falls  School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 74% 82%
Twin Falls  School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $58 MM $6 MM
Twin Falls  School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $54 MM $6 MM
Twin Falls  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,708 $10,010
Twin Falls  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,207 $9,580
Twin Falls  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 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 Falls Lincoln Elementary School
    238 7th St North
    Twin Falls , ID , 83301
    (208)733-1321
    0.2  mi  |  452  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Twin Falls Bickel Elementary School
    607 2nd Ave East
    Twin Falls , ID , 83301
    (208)733-4116
    0.8  mi  |  325  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Twin Falls Wings Charter Middle School
    Charter School
    564 Shoup Ave West
    Twin Falls , ID , 83301
    (208)734-3914
    Charter School
    0.9  mi  |  172  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Twin Falls Harrison Elementary School
    600 Harrison St
    Twin Falls , ID , 83301
    (208)733-4229
    0.9  mi  |  582  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Twin Falls I B Perrine Elementary School
    452 Caswell Ave West
    Twin Falls , ID , 83301
    (208)733-4288
    1.2  mi  |  662  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Twin Falls, ID 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 0.39, which is higher than the Idaho average of 0.28. The most diverse school in Twin Falls is Twin Falls Bridge Academy. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Idaho or national school diversity statistics.