Fern-waters Public Charter School

103 Van Dreff Street
Mountain Home, ID 83647
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Fern-waters Public Charter School serves 76 students in grades 4-8.
Fern-waters Public Charter School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Idaho state average of 40%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 4-8
  • Enrollment: 76 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in ID
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Fern-waters Public Charter School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Idaho for:

School Overview

Fern-waters Public Charter School's student population of 76 students has grown by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 4-8
Total Students
76 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
6 teachers
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School Rankings

Fern-waters Public Charter School is ranked within the top 30% of all 707 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Fern-waters Public Charter School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (ID)
Overall Testing Rank
#154 out of 707 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
40%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
54%
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Fern-waters Public Charter School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Idaho by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
19%
Black
n/a
1%
White
96%
74%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Fern-waters Public Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Fern-waters Public Charter School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Idaho by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fern-waters Public Charter School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ID.
Diversity Score
0.08
This chart display the diversity score of Fern-waters Public Charter School and the public school average diversity score of Idaho by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
57%
6%
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Fern-waters Public Charter School's ranking?
Fern-waters Public Charter School is ranked #154 out of 707 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Idaho.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% ID state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% ID state average).
How many students attend Fern-waters Public Charter School?
76 students attend Fern-waters Public Charter School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
96% of Fern-waters Public Charter School students are White, and 4% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Fern-waters Public Charter School?
Fern-waters Public Charter School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Idaho state average of 17:1.
What grades does Fern-waters Public Charter School offer ?
Fern-waters Public Charter School offers enrollment in grades 4-8
What school district is Fern-waters Public Charter School part of?
Fern-waters Public Charter School is part of Fern-Waters Public Charter School Inc. School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 4-8
  • Enrollment: 76 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

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