528 Ohio
Chinook, MT 59523
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Chinook 7-8 serves 63 students in grades 7-8.
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (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 40-49% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 12:1.
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 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
63 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
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School Rankings

Chinook 7-8 is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 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 Data
This School
State Level (MT)
Overall Testing Rank
#444 out of 715 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
12:1
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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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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Students: 63 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.36 (Top 30%)

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