Canyon Creek 7-8

  • Canyon Creek 7-8 serves 49 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-69% (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 70-79% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Canyon Creek 7-8 placed in the top 5% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) 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 12% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Canyon Creek 7-8's student population of 49 students has grown by 53% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 40% 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

  • Canyon Creek 7-8 is ranked within the top 5% 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 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Canyon Creek 7-8 is 0.22, 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)#30 out of 717 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
6%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
4%
5%
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White
88%
78%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.220.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCanyon Creek Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • Billings Canyon Creek School
    Grades: PK-6 | 196 students
    0.0 miles
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    Billings, MT 59101
    (406)656-4471
    0.0 PK-6 196
  • Billings Elder Grove 7-8
    Grades: 6-8 | 200 students
    2.8 miles
    1532 South 64 Street W
    Billings, MT 59106
    (406)656-2893
    2.8 6-8 200
  • Billings Elder Grove School
    Grades: PK-5 | 397 students
    2.8 miles
    1532 South 64 Street W
    Billings, MT 59106
    (406)656-2893
    2.8 PK-5 397
  • Billings Elysian Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 85 students
    3.5 miles
    6416 Elysian Road
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406)656-4101
    3.5 6-8 85
  • Billings Elysian School
    Grades: PK-5 | 267 students
    3.5 miles
    6416 Elysian Road
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406)656-4101
    3.5 PK-5 267

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