Vera C O'leary Junior High School

  • Vera C O'leary Junior High School serves 960 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 57% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 52%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 24%.

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Vera C O'leary Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Idaho for:

School Overview

  • Vera C O'leary Junior High School's student population of 960 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students960 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Vera C O'leary Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Vera C O'leary Junior High School is 0.32, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Overall School Rank#246 out of 656 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
15%
18%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
81%
76%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Vera C O'leary Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ID.
Diversity Score0.320.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTwin Falls School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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