540 5th St.
Brockton, MT 59213
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Barbara Gilligan 7-8 Middle School serves 29 students in grades 7-8.
Barbara Gilligan 7-8 Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% 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: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 29 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

School Overview

Barbara Gilligan 7-8 Middle School's student population of 29 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
29 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
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School Rankings

Barbara Gilligan 7-8 Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Barbara Gilligan 7-8 Middle School is 0.13, which is less 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
#656 out of 715 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
12:1
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American Indian
93%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
5%
Black
n/a
1%
White
7%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Barbara Gilligan 7-8 Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Montana by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
14%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Barbara Gilligan 7-8 Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Montana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
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?

≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% MT state average), while ≤20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 50% MT state average).

How many students attend Barbara Gilligan 7-8 Middle School?

29 students attend Barbara Gilligan 7-8 Middle School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

93% of Barbara Gilligan 7-8 Middle School students are American Indian, and 7% of students are White.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Barbara Gilligan 7-8 Middle School?

Barbara Gilligan 7-8 Middle School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Montana state average of 12:1.

What grades does Barbara Gilligan 7-8 Middle School offer ?

Barbara Gilligan 7-8 Middle School offers enrollment in grades 7-8

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 29 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

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