Custer 7-8

  • Custer 7-8 serves 13 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥50% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Custer 7-8 placed in the top 20% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Custer 7-8's student population of 13 students has grown by 62% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students13 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Custer 7-8 is ranked within the top 20% 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 Custer 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#127 out of 718 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:114:1
American Indian
8%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
White
92%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Custer 7-8. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score0.150.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
20%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCuster K-12 Schools 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
  • Custer Custer High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 19 students
    0.0 miles
    304 4th Avenue
    Custer, MT 59024
    (406) 856-4117
    0.0 9-12 19
  • Custer Custer School
    Grades: PK-6 | 49 students
    0.0 miles
    304 4th Avenue
    Custer, MT 59024
    (406) 856-4117
    0.0 PK-6 49
  • Hysham Hysham 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 4 students
    19.3 miles
    115 Summit Street
    Hysham, MT 59038
    (406) 342-5237
    19.3 7-8 4
  • Hysham Hysham High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 11 students
    19.3 miles
    115 Summit Street
    Hysham, MT 59038
    (406) 342-5237
    19.3 9-12 11
  • Hysham Hysham School
    Grades: PK-6 | 35 students
    19.3 miles
    115 Summit Street
    Hysham, MT 59038
    (406) 342-5237
    19.3 PK-6 35

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