Dixon 7-8

  • Dixon 7-8 serves 8 students in grades 7-8.
  • 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 63% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Montana state average of 21%.

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School Overview

  • Dixon 7-8's student population of 8 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students8 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Dixon 7-8
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Dixon 7-8 by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall School Rank#215 out of 573 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dixon 7-8 and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Montana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dixon 7-8 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
38%
11%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Dixon 7-8 and percentage of American Indian public school students in Montana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
25%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dixon 7-8 and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Montana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
37%
79%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dixon 7-8 and the percentage of White public school students in Montana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Dixon 7-8 and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Montana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dixon 7-8.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score0.660.20
This chart display the diversity score of Dixon 7-8 and the public school average diversity score of Montana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dixon 7-8 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Montana by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dixon 7-8 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Montana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDixon Elem School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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