Bridge Academy

  • Bridge Academy serves 42 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 52%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Bridge Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 25%.

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School Overview

  • Bridge Academy's student population of 42 students has declined by 48% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students42 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bridge Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 671 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bridge 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)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#670 out of 671 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:118:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
27%
18%
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Black
4%
1%
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White
67%
75%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bridge Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ID.
Diversity Score0.480.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTwin Falls School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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