American Falls Academy

American Falls Academy serves 28 students in grades 6-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥50% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 80%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 89%) for the 2011-12 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

American Falls Academy's student population of 28 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students28 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of American Falls Academy is 0.48, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
≥50%
80%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
≥50%
89%
Student : Teacher Ratio7:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
39%
18%
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Black
n/a
1%
White
61%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.480.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmerican Falls Joint School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to American Falls Academy is American Falls High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is William Thomas Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hillcrest Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • American Falls Hillcrest Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 446 students
    0.3 miles
    1045 Bennett Street
    American Falls, ID 83211
    (208) 226-2391
    0.3 PK-3 446
  • American Falls American Falls High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 408 students
    0.5 miles
    2966 South Frontage Road
    American Falls, ID 83211
    (208) 226-2531
    0.5 9-12 408
  • American Falls American Falls Intermediate School Math: 17% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 233 students
    0.5 miles
    254 Taylor Street
    American Falls, ID 83211
    (208) 226-5733
    0.5 4-5 233
  • American Falls William Thomas Middle School Math: 28% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 323 students
    1.1 miles
    355 Bannock Avenue
    American Falls, ID 83211
    (208) 226-5203
    1.1 6-8 323
  • Aberdeen Aberdeen High School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 207 students
    11.7 miles
    268 South 4th West
    Aberdeen, ID 83210
    (208) 397-4152
    11.7 9-12 207

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