Compass Public Charter School

  • Compass Public Charter School serves 557 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 79% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 42%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 78% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 53%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Compass Public Charter School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 24%.

Top Placements

Compass Public Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Idaho for:

School Overview

  • Compass Public Charter School's student population of 557 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students557 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Compass Public Charter School is ranked within the top 1% of all 656 schools in Idaho (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Compass Public Charter School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Overall School Rank#5 out of 656 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Compass Public Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Idaho by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Compass Public Charter 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:119:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Compass Public Charter School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Idaho by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Compass Public Charter School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Compass Public Charter School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
11%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Compass Public Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Compass Public Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
83%
76%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Compass Public Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Compass Public Charter School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Idaho by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Compass Public Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ID.
Diversity Score0.300.39
This chart display the diversity score of Compass Public Charter School and the public school average diversity score of Idaho by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Compass Public Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Idaho by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Compass Public Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Idaho by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCompass Charter School District

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Track, Volley Ball
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

School Notes

  • Compass has 2 campuses:
  • K-6 is at 2511 W. Cherry Ln., Meridian, ID
  • 7-12 is at 1422 Tech Ln., Meridian, ID

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