Chinook 7-8

  • Chinook 7-8 serves 63 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Chinook 7-8 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

School Overview

  • Chinook 7-8's student population of 63 students has grown by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students63 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Chinook 7-8 is ranked within the bottom 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 Chinook 7-8 is 0.36, 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#554 out of 718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
American Indian
14%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
5%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
79%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.360.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChinook 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
  • Chinook Chinook High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 106 students
    0.0 miles
    528 Ohio
    Chinook, MT 59523
    (406) 357-2236
    0.0 9-12 106
  • Chinook Meadowlark School
    Grades: PK-6 | 198 students
    0.3 miles
    623 New York
    Chinook, MT 59523
    (406) 357-2033
    0.3 PK-6 198
  • Zurich Zurich School
    Grades: PK-8 | 23 students
    9.1 miles
    265 Park Road
    Zurich, MT 59547
    (406) 357-4164
    9.1 PK-8 23
  • Harlem Harlem 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 111 students
    20.4 miles
    610 1st Ave Se
    Harlem, MT 59526
    (406) 353-2287
    20.4 7-8 111
  • Harlem Harlem High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 137 students
    20.4 miles
    610 1st Ave Se
    Harlem, MT 59526
    (406) 353-2287
    20.4 9-12 137

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