Columbia Virtual Academy - Kettle Falls is located in Kettle Falls, WA and is one of 5 schools in Kettle Falls School District. It is a alt. school that serves 156 students in grades K-12.
Alternative schools are public schools that offer nontraditional education for students whose needs cannot be met in a regular, special education, or vocational school. While alternative schools are distinct from regular, special education, and vocational schools in their teaching approach or classroom environment, they can provide similar services and/or curriculum for students. Alternative schools include schools for potential dropouts, residential treatment centers for substance abuse, schools for chronic truants, and schools for students with behavioral problems.
Columbia Virtual Academy - Kettle Falls did not make AYP in 2011. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Washington in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Columbia Virtual Academy - Kettle Falls's test results to learn more about school performance.
Columbia Virtual Academy - Kettle Falls
CVA as a whole is fine. Because of the new ALE legislation, CVA is unable to provide basic supplies a rig&mortar school does, ie construction paper, science experiments.
by a Parent
on Jan 13, 2012
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Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Columbia Virtual Academy - Kettle Falls had 13% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Washington had 40% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Kettle Falls School District spends $8,099 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 63% on instruction, 33% on support services, 5% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Kettle Falls School District District
In 2011, Columbia Virtual Academy - Kettle Falls had 52 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Washington average is 19 students per full-time equivalent teacher.