Darby 7-8

209 School Drive
Darby, MT 59829
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Darby 7-8 serves 51 students in grades 7-8.
Darby 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (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 20-29% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

School Overview

Darby 7-8's student population of 51 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students51 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

Darby 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 Darby 7-8 is 0.12, 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
#675 out of 718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
4%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
94%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.120.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDarby K-12 Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Darby 7-8 is Darby High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hamilton Middle School (15.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Darby School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Darby Darby High School Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 104 students
    0.0 miles
    209 School Drive
    Darby, MT 59829
    (406) 821-3252
    0 9-12 104
  • Darby Darby School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 165 students
    0.0 miles
    209 School Drive
    Darby, MT 59829
    (406) 821-3643
    0 PK-6 165
  • Hamilton Daly School Math: 44% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-5 | 415 students
    14.7 miles
    208 Daly Avenue
    Hamilton, MT 59840
    (406) 363-2122
    14.7 2-5 415
  • Hamilton Hamilton Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 359 students
    15.0 miles
    209 South 5th St
    Hamilton, MT 59840
    (406) 363-2121
    15 6-8 359
  • Hamilton Washington School
    Grades: PK-1 | 236 students
    15.2 miles
    225 North 5th Street
    Hamilton, MT 59840
    (406) 363-2144
    15.2 PK-1 236

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