1736 South 35th West
Idaho Falls, ID 83402
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
American Heritage Charter School serves 446 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
American Heritage Charter School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 55%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 446 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Btm 50% in ID)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

American Heritage Charter School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Idaho for:

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Attribute

School Overview

American Heritage Charter School's student population of 446 students has grown by 52% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 57% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
446 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

American Heritage Charter School is ranked within the top 10% of all 682 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of American Heritage Charter School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (ID)
Overall Testing Rank
#59 out of 682 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
6%
19%
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Black
n/a
1%
White
92%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
79%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
25%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 446 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

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