Cossa Academy

  • Cossa Academy serves 112 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 42%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Idaho state average of 53%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Cossa 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 24%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Cossa Academy's student population of 112 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students112 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cossa Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 10:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cossa Academy is 0.50, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Overall School Rank#651 out of 656 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:119:1
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Hispanic
49%
18%
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White
51%
76%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cossa Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ID.
Diversity Score0.500.29
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Graduation Rate50-59%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
66%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cossa Academy 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 NameHomedale Joint School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Caldwell Rivervue Academy Alternative Alternative School
    Grades: 7-9 | 64 students
    0.4 miles
    21985 Dixie River Rd
    Caldwell, ID 83607
    (208)454-8899
    0.4 7-9 64
  • Greenleaf Cossa Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12
    2.5 miles
    109 Penny Lane
    Greenleaf, ID 83626
    (208)454-2087
    2.5 PK-12 n/a
  • Notus Notus Junior Senior High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 202 students
    3.4 miles
    25260 Notus Road
    Notus, ID 83656
    (208)459-4633
    3.4 7-12 202
  • Notus Notus Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 203 students
    3.5 miles
    20250 Purple Sage Rd
    Notus, ID 83656
    (208)459-7442
    3.5 PK-6 203
  • Caldwell West Canyon Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 671 students
    3.9 miles
    19548 Ustick Road
    Caldwell, ID 83607
    (208)459-6938
    3.9 PK-5 671

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