Magic Valley Alternative High School

Tel: (208)733-8823
  • Magic Valley Alternative High School serves 173 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the ID average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 23%.
  • Magic Valley Alternative High School operates within the Twin Falls School District.
  • Twin Falls School District's 85% graduation rate is equal to the ID state average of 85%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 173 students has grown by 31% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 173 students
Magic Valley Alternative High School Total Students (1991-2015)
Gender % Magic Valley Alternative High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Magic Valley Alternative High School Total Teachers (1991-2015)
Students by Grade Magic Valley Alternative High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ID) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 19:1
Magic Valley Alternative High School Student Teacher Ratio (1993-2015)
American Indian
2%
1%
Magic Valley Alternative High School American Indian Students (2008-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Magic Valley Alternative High School Asian Students (2004-2012)
Hispanic
28%
17%
Magic Valley Alternative High School Black Students (2002-2015)
Black
1%
1%
Magic Valley Alternative High School Black Students (2002-2015)
White
68%
77%
Magic Valley Alternative High School White Students (2001-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Magic Valley Alternative High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Magic Valley Alternative High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Magic Valley Alternative High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown ID 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.
0.46 0.29
Magic Valley Alternative High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
67%
39%
Magic Valley Alternative High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
12%
10%
Magic Valley Alternative High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Twin Falls School District's student population of 8,865 students has grown by 13% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $7,150 in this district is less than the state average of $8,671. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $6,778 is less than the state average of $7,847. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Twin Falls School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
2
Number of Students Managed 8,865 529
Twin Falls School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 85% 85%
Twin Falls School District Graduation Rate (1997-2010)
District Total Revenue $65 MM $5 MM
Twin Falls School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $62 MM $4 MM
Twin Falls School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $7,150 $8,671
Twin Falls School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $6,778 $7,847
Twin Falls School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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