North Star Charter School

  • North Star Charter School serves 960 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • 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 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 25%.

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School Overview

  • North Star Charter School's student population of 960 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students960 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Star Charter School is ranked within the top 5% of all 676 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Star Charter School is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Overall School Rank#25 out of 676 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
1%
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Hispanic
6%
18%
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Black
n/a
1%
White
86%
75%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.260.40
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Graduation Rate≥80%
79%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Star Charter School Inc. School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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  • Eagle Galileo Magnet School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-8 | 795 students
    0.1 miles
    4735 West Saguaro Drive
    Eagle, ID 83616
    (208)350-4105
    0.1 PK-8 795
  • Eagle Eagle High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,030 students
    0.5 miles
    574 North Park Lane
    Eagle, ID 83616
    (208)939-2189
    0.5 9-12 2,030
  • Eagle Idaho Fine Arts Academy Magnet School
    Grades: 6-12 | 188 students
    0.9 miles
    3467 West Flint Drive
    Eagle, ID 83616
    (208)938-5410
    0.9 6-12 188
  • Eagle Eagle Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,286 student
    2.4 miles
    1000 West Floating Feather
    Eagle, ID 83616
    (208)939-2216
    2.4 6-8 1,286
  • Meridian Willow Creek Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 587 students
    2.8 miles
    6195 North Long Lake Way
    Meridian, ID 83646
    (208)350-4410
    2.8 PK-5 587

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