Anderson 7-8

  • Anderson 7-8 serves 49 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-89% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-89% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Anderson 7-8 placed in the top 1% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Anderson 7-8's student population of 49 students has grown by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students49 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Anderson 7-8 is ranked within the top 1% of all 717 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1 out of 717 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
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11%
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Asian
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1%
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Hispanic
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5%
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Black
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1%
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White
94%
78%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.110.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnderson Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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  • Bozeman Anderson School
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    0.0 miles
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    Bozeman, MT 59718
    (406)587-1305
    0.0 PK-6 161
  • Bozeman Cottonwood School
    Grades: PK-8 | 17 students
    1.9 miles
    13233 Cottonwood Road
    Bozeman, MT 59718
    (406)763-4903
    1.9 PK-8 17
  • Gallatin Gateway Gallatin Gateway 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 17 students
    4.6 miles
    100 Mill Street
    Gallatin Gateway, MT 59730
    (406)763-4415
    4.6 7-8 17
  • Gallatin Gateway Gallatin Gateway School
    Grades: PK-6 | 134 students
    4.6 miles
    100 Mill Street
    Gallatin Gateway, MT 59730
    (406)763-4415
    4.6 PK-6 134
  • Bozeman Sacajawea Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 745 students
    4.6 miles
    3525 So 3rd Ave
    Bozeman, MT 59771
    (406)522-6470
    4.6 6-8 745

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