Darby School

  • Darby School serves 165 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (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 45-49% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Darby School 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 student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

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School Overview

  • Darby School's student population of 165 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students165 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Darby School 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 School 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#455 out of 718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
American Indian
1%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
4%
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
92%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.150.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
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 School is Darby High School (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Darby 7-8 (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Daly School (14.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Darby Darby 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 51 students
    0.0 miles
    209 School Drive
    Darby, MT 59829
    (406) 821-3252
    0.0 7-8 51
  • Darby Darby High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 104 students
    0.0 miles
    209 School Drive
    Darby, MT 59829
    (406) 821-3252
    0.0 9-12 104
  • Hamilton Daly School
    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
    Grades: 6-8 | 359 students
    15.0 miles
    209 South 5th St
    Hamilton, MT 59840
    (406) 363-2121
    15.0 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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