NO DISTRICTDodson School Profile (2020-21) | Dodson, MT

Dodson School

  • Dodson School serves 42 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (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% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Dodson 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 11:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

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School Overview

  • Dodson School's student population of 42 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students42 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dodson 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 Dodson School is 0.30, 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#658 out of 718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
American Indian
83%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
5%
Black
n/a
1%
White
10%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dodson School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score0.300.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
40%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDodson K-12 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Dodson School is Dodson High School (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Dodson 7-8 (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Malta 6-7-8 (17.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dodson Dodson 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 16 students
    0.0 miles
    124 First Ave W
    Dodson, MT 59524
    (406) 383-4362
    0.0 7-8 16
  • Dodson Dodson High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 27 students
    0.0 miles
    124 First Ave W
    Dodson, MT 59524
    (406) 383-4362
    0.0 9-12 27
  • Malta Malta 6-7-8
    Grades: 6-8 | 112 students
    17.2 miles
    1 High School Lane
    Malta, MT 59538
    (406) 654-2225
    17.2 6-8 112
  • Malta Malta High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 137 students
    17.2 miles
    1 High School Lane
    Malta, MT 59538
    (406) 654-2002
    17.2 9-12 137
  • Malta Malta K-5
    Grades: PK-5 | 231 students
    17.7 miles
    706 South 3rd Avenue East
    Malta, MT 59538
    (406) 654-2320
    17.7 PK-5 231

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