White Mountain Institute

  • White Mountain Institute serves 18 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • White Mountain Institute placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • White Mountain Institute's student population of 18 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students18 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • White Mountain Institute is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of White Mountain Institute is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank#687 out of 2111 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
45%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
44%
Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
American Indian
11%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
28%
45%
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Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in White Mountain Institute and the percentage of Black public school students in Arizona by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
White
61%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in White Mountain Institute. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.540.65
This chart display the diversity score of White Mountain Institute and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate40-59%
78%
This chart display graduation rate of White Mountain Institute and public school graduation rate of Arizona by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (08-09)
7%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in White Mountain Institute and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShow Low Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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