Basin Alternative High School

Basin Alternative High School serves 16 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Basin Alternative High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Idaho for:

School Overview

Basin Alternative High School's student population of 16 students has declined by 33% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students16 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Basin Alternative High School is 0.23, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio4:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
13%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Basin Alternative High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
1%
White
87%
75%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Basin Alternative High School and the percentage of White public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.230.41
This chart display the diversity score of Basin Alternative High School and the public school average diversity score of Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
40-59%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Basin Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Basin Alternative High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Idaho by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTeton County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Basin Alternative High School is Teton High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Teton Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Driggs Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Driggs Driggs Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 330 students
    0.1 miles
    481 North Main Street
    Driggs, ID 83422
    (208) 354-2335
    0.1 PK-3 330
  • Driggs Teton Middle School Math: 19% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 408 students
    0.1 miles
    935 North 5th East
    Driggs, ID 83422
    (208) 228-5925
    0.1 6-8 408
  • Driggs Rendezvous Upper Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 299 students
    0.2 miles
    211 Howard Avenue
    Driggs, ID 83422
    (208) 354-8280
    0.2 4-5 299
  • Driggs Teton High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 502 students
    0.5 miles
    555 Ross Ave
    Driggs, ID 83422
    (208) 228-5924
    0.5 9-12 502
  • Alta Alta Elementary School Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-6 | 47 students
    4.1 miles
    15 School Road
    Alta, WY 83414
    (307) 353-2472
    4.1 K-6 47

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