Central Academy High School

  • Central Academy High School serves 158 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (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 ≤10% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 52%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 24%.

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School Overview

  • Central Academy High School's student population of 158 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students158 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Academy High School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Academy High School is 0.39, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Overall School Rank#620 out of 656 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Central Academy High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Idaho by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
12%
18%
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Black
8%
1%
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White
77%
76%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Central Academy High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ID.
Diversity Score0.390.29
This chart display the diversity score of Central Academy High School and the public school average diversity score of Idaho by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate30-39%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Central Academy High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Idaho by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJoint No. 2 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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