C M Russell High School

  • C M Russell High School serves 1,484 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 36% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 58% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) 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 17% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 21%.

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School Overview

  • C M Russell High School's student population of 1,484 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 91 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,484 students
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Total Classroom Teachers91 teachers
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School Comparison

  • C M Russell High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of C M Russell High School is 0.31, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.20. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
8%
11%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
4%
4%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
83%
79%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.310.20
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Graduation Rate
85%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreat Falls H S School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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