Ider School

  • Ider School serves 751 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 33% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 38%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Ider School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama 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 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Ider School's student population of 751 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students751 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ider School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,264 schools in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ider School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#752 out of 1,264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
15%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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White
84%
55%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ider School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.270.33
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Graduation Rate85-89%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ider School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDekalb County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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    5.1 miles
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    Pisgah, AL 35765
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  • Henagar Henagar Junior High School Charter School
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    7.5 miles
    85 Woodview Rd
    Henagar, AL 35978
    (256)657-4483
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    Grades: K-12 | 650 students
    9.8 miles
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  • Higdon North Sand Mt School
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