William Thomas Middle School

William Thomas Middle School serves 333 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the ID average of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 23%.
William Thomas Middle School operates within the American Falls Joint School District.

School Overview

The student population of 333 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 333 students
William Thomas Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % William Thomas Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
William Thomas Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade William Thomas Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 17:1 20:1
William Thomas Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
3%
1%
William Thomas Middle School American Indian Students (2001-2014)
Hispanic
46%
17%
William Thomas Middle School Black Students (2001-2014)
White
51%
77%
William Thomas Middle School White Students (2001-2014)
All Ethnic Groups William Thomas Middle 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.
0.53 0.29
William Thomas Middle School Diversity Score (2001-2014)
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.
57%
37%
William Thomas Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
12%
10%
William Thomas Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,472 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,477 is less than the state average of $9,564. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,128 is higher than the state average of $8,998. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name American Falls Joint School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 1,472 530
American Falls Joint  School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $5 MM
American Falls Joint  School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $13 MM $5 MM
American Falls Joint  School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,477 $9,564
American Falls Joint  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,128 $8,998
American Falls Joint  School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 American Falls High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is American Falls 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 Grades Students
  • American FallsAmerican Falls Intermediate School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 4-5 | 196 students254 Taylor St
    American FallsID 83211
    (208)226-5733
    0.64-5196
  • American FallsHillcrest Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: PK-3 | 511 students1045 Bennett St
    American FallsID 83211
    (208)226-2391
    0.8PK-3511
  • American FallsAmerican Falls High School
    1.6 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 432 students2966 South Frontage Rd
    American FallsID 83211
    (208)226-2531
    1.69-12432
  • AberdeenAberdeen High School
    10.7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 224 students268 South Fourth West
    AberdeenID 83210
    (208)397-4152
    10.79-12224
  • AberdeenAberdeen Elementary School
    10.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 370 students382 West Washington
    AberdeenID 83210
    (208)397-4115
    10.8PK-5370

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