Forrest M. Bird Charter School

614 S Madison Avenue

Sandpoint, ID 83864

Tel: (208)255-7771
  • Forrest M. Bird Charter School serves 323 students in grades 6-12.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 23%.
  • Forrest M. Bird Charter School operates within the Lake Pend Oreille School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 323 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students323 students
Gender %Forrest M. Bird Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Students by GradeForrest M. Bird Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(ID) School Average
Student : Teacher Ration/a19:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
3%
17%
White
92%
77%
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsForrest M. Bird Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownID All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.150.38
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
39%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
10%

District Comparison

  • Lake Pend Oreille School District's student population of 3,922 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,828 is higher than the state average of $9,564. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,728 is less than the state average of $8,998. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District NameLake Pend Oreille School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
2
Number of Students Managed3,922529
Lake Pend Oreille School District Students Managed (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$39 MM$5 MM
Lake Pend Oreille School District District Total Revenue (2000-2015)
District Spending$35 MM$5 MM
Lake Pend Oreille School District District Spending (2000-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,828$9,564
Lake Pend Oreille School District District Revenue / Student (2000-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,728$8,998
Lake Pend Oreille School District District Spending / Student (2000-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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