Thompson Falls High School

Thompson Falls High School serves 188 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the MT average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Thompson Falls High School operates within the Thompson Falls High School District.

Overview

The student population of 188 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 188 students
Thompson Falls High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 61% Male / 39%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Thompson Falls High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Thompson Falls High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 is more than the state average of 0.20. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 11:1
Thompson Falls High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
2%
12%
Thompson Falls High School American Indian (1991-2012)
Asian
n/a
1%
Thompson Falls High School Asian (1991-2012)
Hispanic
3%
4%
Thompson Falls High School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
2%
1%
Thompson Falls High School Black (1997-2012)
White
89%
81%
Thompson Falls High School White (1991-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Thompson Falls High School Sch Ethnicity Thompson Falls High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.21 0.20
Thompson Falls High School Diversity Score (1991-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
52%
33%
Thompson Falls High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
7%
Thompson Falls High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 188 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
School District Name Thompson Falls High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 188 108
Thompson Falls High  School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Thompson Falls High  School District Graduation Rate (1996-2002)
District Total Revenue $3 MM $2 MM
Thompson Falls High  School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $2 MM $1 MM
Thompson Falls High  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,869 $13,611
Thompson Falls High  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,362 $13,259
Thompson Falls High  School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Plains High School (22.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Thompson Falls 7-8 Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thompson Falls Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Thompson Falls Thompson Falls 7-8 Middle School
    306 Haley
    Thompson Falls , MT , 59873
    (406)827-3593
    0.7  mi  |  69  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Thompson Falls Thompson Falls Elementary School
    315 Columbia
    Thompson Falls , MT , 59873
    (406)827-3592
    1.1  mi  |  233  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Trout Creek Trout Creek School
    4 School Ln
    Trout Creek , MT , 59874
    (406)827-3629
    21.1  mi  |  42  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Trout Creek Trout Creek 7-8 Middle School
    4 School Ln
    Trout Creek , MT , 59874
    (406)827-3629
    21.1  mi  |  11  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Plains Plains Elementary School
    412 Rittenour
    Plains , MT , 59859
    (406)826-3642
    22.3  mi  |  217  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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Sanders County, MT public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.27, which is higher than the Montana average of 0.2. The most diverse school district in Sanders County is Dixon Elementary School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Montana or national school diversity statistics.