Students in Poverty

  • West Ada School District Poverty Rate
     
    School Year Number of Students
     2008-2009    7,292
     2009-2010       9,354
     2010-2011  10,478
     2011-2012        11,435
     2012-2013   
     11,302               
     2013-2014        10,729
     2014-2015  10,563
     2015-2016    9,266
    2016-2017    8,482
    2017-2018    9,957
    2018-2019    9,082
     
    Students identified as experiencing homelessness
     
     School Year     Number of Students
     2008-2009  276
     2009-2010  304
     2010-2011  464
     2011-2012  444
     2012-2013  386
     2013-2014  442
     2014-2015  420
     2015-2016  471
    2016-17  545
    2017-2018  692
    2018-2019  629
    As of 11-18-2019  334
       
     
    Project Graduation Mentoring Program
    • Targeted unaccompanied youth
    • Mentored during school hours
    • Mentors screened and trained
    • Mentors met with students one hour a week 
     
     School Year     Students Mentored 12th Graders  College 
     2011-2012  32  19  4
     2012-2013  30  15  7
     2013-2014  29  10  5
     2014-2015  20   9  6   
     2016-2017  21  15  9
     2018-2019  24  13  6
     
     
    Unaccompanied youth as of 3-23-2018  110