American Heritage Charter School

Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
American Heritage Charter School serves 342 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 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

American Heritage Charter School's student population of 342 students has grown by 32% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students342 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 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 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState 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 Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
3%
18%
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Black
1%
1%
White
94%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.120.41
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmerican Heritage Charter School Inc. School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to American Heritage Charter School is Skyline Senior High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Eagle Rock Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Westside Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Idaho Falls Westside Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 472 students
    1.0 miles
    2680 Newman Drive
    Idaho Falls, ID 83402
    (208) 525-7666
    1 PK-6 472
  • Idaho Falls Fox Hollow Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 456 students
    1.3 miles
    2365 Genevieve
    Idaho Falls, ID 83402
    (208) 524-7890
    1.3 PK-6 456
  • Idaho Falls Eagle Rock Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 761 students
    1.5 miles
    2020 Pancheri Drive
    Idaho Falls, ID 83402
    (208) 525-7700
    1.5 7-8 761
  • Idaho Falls Ethel Boyes Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 401 students
    1.9 miles
    1875 Brentwood Drive
    Idaho Falls, ID 83402
    (208) 525-7630
    1.9 PK-6 401
  • Idaho Falls Skyline Senior High School Math: 25% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,266 student
    1.9 miles
    1767 Blue Sky Drive
    Idaho Falls, ID 83402
    (208) 525-7770
    1.9 9-12 1,266

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