Northwest Childrens Home (alternative School) (Closed 2010)

  • Northwest Childrens Home (alternative School) served 19 students in grades 7-12.
  • Minority enrollment was 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which was less than the state average of 23%.
  • Northwest Childrens Home (alternative School) operated within the Nampa School District.
  • Nampa School District's 83% graduation rate was lower than the ID state average of 85%.

School Overview

School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 19 students
Northwest Childrens Home (alternative School) Total Students (1987-2008)
Gender % Northwest Childrens Home (alternative School) Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Northwest Childrens Home (alternative School) Total Teachers (1988-2008)
Students by Grade Northwest Childrens Home (alternative School) Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (ID) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 19:1
Northwest Childrens Home (alternative School) Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2008)
Asian
5%
1%
Northwest Childrens Home (alternative School) Asian Students (2004-2008)
Hispanic
5%
17%
Northwest Childrens Home (alternative School) Black Students (2004-2008)
White
90%
77%
Northwest Childrens Home (alternative School) White Students (2003-2008)
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.
0.19 0.29
Northwest Childrens Home (alternative School) Diversity Score (1988-2010)
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.
42%
n/a
Northwest Childrens Home (alternative School) Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2008)
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.
42%
n/a
Northwest Childrens Home (alternative School) Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2008)

District Comparison

School District Name Nampa School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
2
Number of Students Managed 16,065 529
Nampa School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 83% 85%
Nampa School District Graduation Rate (1999-2015)
District Total Revenue $99 MM $5 MM
Nampa School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $94 MM $4 MM
Nampa School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $6,179 $8,442
Nampa School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $5,845 $8,021
Nampa School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2008 (latest year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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