10040 Cottonwood Road
Bozeman, MT 59718
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Anderson 7-8 serves 49 students in grades 7-8.
Anderson 7-8 placed in the top 5% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-69% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-79% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

Anderson 7-8 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Montana for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Anderson 7-8's student population of 49 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
49 students
This chart display total students of Anderson 7-8 by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Anderson 7-8
Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Anderson 7-8 by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Anderson 7-8 by grade.

School Rankings

Anderson 7-8 is ranked within the top 5% of all 715 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Anderson 7-8 is 0.11, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MT)
Overall Testing Rank
#21 out of 715 schools
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Anderson 7-8, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Anderson 7-8 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Montana by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Anderson 7-8 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Montana by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
12:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Anderson 7-8 and the public school average student teacher ratio of Montana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Anderson 7-8 and percentage of American Indian public school students in Montana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Anderson 7-8 and the percentage of Asian public school students in Montana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Anderson 7-8 and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Montana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Anderson 7-8 and the percentage of Black public school students in Montana by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
94%
78%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Anderson 7-8 and the percentage of White public school students in Montana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Anderson 7-8 and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Montana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Anderson 7-8.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score
0.11
This chart display the diversity score of Anderson 7-8 and the public school average diversity score of Montana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Anderson 7-8 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Montana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Anderson 7-8 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Montana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

School Reviews

Review Anderson 7-8. 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
Rate this school:

Recent Articles

40% of Teachers Call in Sick in Wisconsin
40% of Teachers Call in Sick in Wisconsin
What happens when nearly half of a state's teachers call in "sick" for school? Learn about the turmoil between legislators and the teachers union in Wisconsin and how the rallies, protests, and fighting will set precedence for other budget-strapped states.
10 Best SAT Prep Methods
10 Best SAT Prep Methods
The SATs are a make or break exam for high school students. Check out the 10 best ways to prepare for the big test.
Common Mental Health Problems in School Children and How to Address Them
Common Mental Health Problems in School Children and How to Address Them
Millions of people struggle with mental health issues on a daily basis, but no one wants to think that these issues might affect children. As a parent, it is your responsibility to know what your child needs and to provide it. This includes identifying problem behaviors and seeking treatment when your child needs help.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Students: 49 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-79% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.11 (Top 50%)

Quick Links