Custer High School

  • Custer High School serves 19 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (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 ≥50% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

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School Overview

  • Custer High School's student population of 19 students has declined by 29% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students19 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)<50%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)≥50%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Custer High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Montana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio4:114:1
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American Indian
5%
11%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Custer High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Montana by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Custer High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Montana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
1%
White
79%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Custer High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score0.360.37
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Graduation Rate (16-17)≥50%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
22%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Custer High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Montana by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
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 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 13 students
    0.0 miles
    304 4th Avenue
    Custer, MT 59024
    (406) 856-4117
    0.0 7-8 13
  • 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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