Columbus Middle School

  • Columbus Middle School serves 160 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (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 55-59% (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 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 21%.

School Overview

  • Columbus Middle School's student population of 160 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students160 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Columbus Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Columbus Middle School is 0.17, which is less 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#57 out of 573 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
1%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
4%
4%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
91%
79%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.170.20
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColumbus Elem School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Columbus Columbus High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 198 students
    0.0 miles
    433 N 3rd St
    Columbus, MT 59019
    (406)322-5373
    0.0 9-12 198
  • Columbus Columbus Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 343 students
    0.2 miles
    218 E 1st Ave N
    Columbus, MT 59019
    (406)322-5372
    0.2 PK-5 343
  • Absarokee Absarokee 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 31 students
    12.7 miles
    327 S Woodard Ave
    Absarokee, MT 59001
    (406)328-4583
    12.7 7-8 31
  • Absarokee Absarokee School
    Grades: PK-6 | 116 students
    12.7 miles
    327 S Woodard Ave
    Absarokee, MT 59001
    (406)328-4581
    12.7 PK-6 116
  • Reed Point Reed Point Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 37 students
    14.6 miles
    105 Central Ave
    Reed Point, MT 59069
    (406)326-2228
    14.6 PK-6 37

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