Whitehall High School

Whitehall High School serves 147 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the MT average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Whitehall High School operates within the Whitehall High School District.

Overview

The student population of 147 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 147 students
Whitehall High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Whitehall High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Whitehall High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 11:1
Whitehall High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
8%
12%
Whitehall High School American Indian (1991-2012)
Asian
n/a
1%
Whitehall High School Asian (2001-2012)
Hispanic
1%
4%
Whitehall High School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
2%
1%
Whitehall High School Black (2003-2012)
White
86%
81%
Whitehall High School White (1991-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Whitehall High School Sch Ethnicity Whitehall 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.
0.26 0.43
Whitehall 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.
25%
33%
Whitehall High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2012)
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.
9%
7%
Whitehall High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 147 students has decreased by 24% over five years.
School District Name Whitehall High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 147 108
Whitehall High  School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Whitehall High  School District Graduation Rate (1996-2002)
District Total Revenue $2 MM $2 MM
Whitehall High  School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $2 MM $1 MM
Whitehall High  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,036 $13,611
Whitehall High  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,624 $13,259
Whitehall 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 Harrison High School (19.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Whitehall 7-8 Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Whitehall Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Whitehall Whitehall 7-8 Middle School
    401 North Division
    Whitehall , MT , 59759
    (406)287-3882
    0.1  mi  |  52  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Whitehall Whitehall Elementary School
    309 North Division
    Whitehall , MT , 59759
    (406)287-3882
    0.1  mi  |  201  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Cardwell Cardwell School
    80 Hwy 359
    Cardwell , MT , 59721
    (406)287-3321
    7.1  mi  |  48  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Harrison Harrison 7-8 Middle School
    120 Harrison St
    Harrison , MT , 59735
    (406)685-3428
    19.3  mi  |  14  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Harrison Harrison School
    120 Harrison St
    Harrison , MT , 59735
    (406)685-3428
    19.3  mi  |  37  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
Why Students and Schools Benefit from Foreign Language Programs
Why Students and Schools Benefit from Foreign Language Programs
It’s clear there is currently a gap in language education. As of 2008, only 18.5% of K-12 students were enrolled in a foreign language class. Ask the experts and they all agree— schools with robust foreign language programs can bring students to the next level.
Parent-Teacher Conferences: Parents’ How-To Guide
Communicating early and often with your child’s teacher is an important aspect of ensuring your child has the best possible education. Yet, sometimes parent-teacher conferences can be stressful for a variety of factors. In this article we provide a how-to guide for making the most out of your parent-teacher conference experience.
The Parents’ Guide to Common Core
The Common Core State Standards were developed as a means to prepare K-12 students for success in college or the workforce upon graduation from high school. Since their inception, they have been adopted by 43 states. While much support has been given for the standards, many criticisms have emerged as well.
Did You Know?
Jefferson 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 0.57, which is higher than the Montana average of 0.43. The most diverse school district in Jefferson County is Alabama Clinical School School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Montana or national school diversity statistics.