Northwest Childrens Home (Closed 2013)

  • Northwest Childrens Home served 47 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was <50% (which was lower than the Idaho state average of 81%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was <50% (which was lower than the Idaho state average of 89%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 was lower than the Idaho state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 17% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which was lower than the Idaho state average of 24%.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students47 students
This chart display total students of Northwest Childrens Home by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Northwest Childrens Home by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Northwest Childrens Home by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
81%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Northwest Childrens Home and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Idaho by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
89%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Northwest Childrens Home and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Idaho by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio6:119:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Northwest Childrens Home and the public school average student teacher ratio of Idaho by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
American Indian
7%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Northwest Childrens Home and percentage of American Indian public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Northwest Childrens Home and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
4%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Northwest Childrens Home and the percentage of Black public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
83%
76%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Northwest Childrens Home and the percentage of White public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Northwest Childrens Home.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ID.
Diversity Score0.310.29
This chart display the diversity score of Northwest Childrens Home and the public school average diversity score of Idaho by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
36%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
10%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLewiston Independent School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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