North Star Charter School

839 North Linder Road
Eagle, ID 83616
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
North Star Charter School serves 962 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
North Star Charter School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 40%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 77% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 962 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Top 50% in ID)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

North Star Charter School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Idaho for:

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School Overview

North Star Charter School's student population of 962 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
962 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
50 teachers
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School Rankings

North Star Charter School is ranked within the top 5% 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 North Star Charter School is 0.27, 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
#20 out of 707 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
8%
19%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
85%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
20%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is North Star Charter School's ranking?
North Star Charter School is ranked #20 out of 707 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in Idaho.
What schools are North Star Charter School often compared to?
North Star Charter Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Galileo Magnet School, Compass Public Charter School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% ID state average), while 77% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% ID state average).
What is the graduation rate of North Star Charter School?
The graduation rate of North Star Charter School is 80%, which is higher than the Idaho state average of 79%.
How many students attend North Star Charter School?
962 students attend North Star Charter School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
85% of North Star Charter School students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of North Star Charter School?
North Star Charter School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Idaho state average of 17:1.
What grades does North Star Charter School offer ?
North Star Charter School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-12
What school district is North Star Charter School part of?
North Star Charter School is part of North Star Charter School Inc. School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 962 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

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