4063 Hwy 89 N
Browning, MT 59417
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Babb School serves 32 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Babb School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (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 ≥50% (which is equal to 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 81% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 32 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

School Overview

Babb School's student population of 32 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
32 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
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School Rankings

Babb School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Babb School is 0.45, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MT)
Overall Testing Rank
#186 out of 715 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
12:1
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American Indian
72%
11%
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Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
19%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.45
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (08-09)
3%
10%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% MT state average), while ≥50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 50% MT state average).

How many students attend Babb School?

32 students attend Babb School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

72% of Babb School students are American Indian, 19% of students are White, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Babb School?

Babb School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Montana state average of 12:1.

What grades does Babb School offer ?

Babb School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 32 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

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