Cayuse Prairie 7-8

  • Cayuse Prairie 7-8 serves 53 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Montana state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Cayuse Prairie 7-8 placed in the top 50% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

School Overview

  • Cayuse Prairie 7-8's student population of 53 students has grown by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students53 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cayuse Prairie 7-8 is ranked within the top 50% of all 718 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Cayuse Prairie 7-8 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall Testing Rank#318 out of 718 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
11%
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Asian
n/a
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
2%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.150.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCayuse Prairie Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kalispell Cayuse Prairie School
    Grades: PK-6 | 193 students
    0.0 miles
    897 Lake Blaine Road
    Kalispell, MT 59901
    (406) 756-4560
    0.0 PK-6 193
  • Kalispell Creston School
    Grades: PK-6 | 87 students
    2.6 miles
    4495 Montana 35
    Kalispell, MT 59901
    (406) 755-2859
    2.6 PK-6 87
  • Columbia Falls Deer Park 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 21 students
    5.0 miles
    2105 Middle Road
    Columbia Falls, MT 59912
    (406) 892-5388
    5.0 7-8 21
  • Columbia Falls Deer Park School
    Grades: PK-6 | 134 students
    5.0 miles
    2105 Middle Road
    Columbia Falls, MT 59912
    (406) 892-5388
    5.0 PK-6 134
  • Kalispell Fair-mont-egan 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 32 students
    5.1 miles
    797 Fairmont Road
    Kalispell, MT 59901
    (406) 755-7072
    5.1 7-8 32

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