Dillon Middle School

  • Dillon Middle School serves 232 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (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 66% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Dillon Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Dillon Middle School's student population of 232 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students232 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dillon Middle School 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dillon Middle School is 0.22, 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 School Rank#92 out of 718 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
2%
11%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
8%
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
White
88%
78%
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Diversity Score0.220.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDillon Elementary 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
  • Dillon Parkview School
    Grades: PK-5 | 486 students
    0.0 miles
    22 N Cottom
    Dillon, MT 59725
    (406)683-2373
    0.0 PK-5 486
  • Dillon Beaverhead County High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 310 students
    0.5 miles
    104 North Pacific Street
    Dillon, MT 59725
    (406)683-2361
    0.5 9-12 310
  • Glen Reichle School
    Grades: PK-8 | 22 students
    18.8 miles
    6715 Schoolhouse Rd
    Glen, MT 59732
    (406)835-2281
    18.8 PK-8 22
  • Dillon Grant School
    Grades: PK-8 | 3 students
    25.3 miles
    11700 Hwy 324
    Dillon, MT 59725
    (406)681-3143
    25.3 PK-8 3
  • Alder Alder School
    Grades: PK-8 | 20 students
    26.1 miles
    36 Upper Ruby River Rd
    Alder, MT 59710
    (406)842-5285
    26.1 PK-8 20

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