1 Church Street
Belt, MT 59412
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Belt High School serves 75 students in grades 9-12.
Belt High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Montana state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-79% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

Belt High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Montana for:

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School Overview

Belt High School's student population of 75 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
75 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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School Rankings

Belt High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Belt High School is 0.15, 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
#125 out of 715 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
11%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
4%
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
92%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 75 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Btm 50% in MT)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.15 (Btm 50%)

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