East Middle School

2600 Grand Avenue
Butte, MT 59701
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
East Middle School serves 618 students in grades 7-8.
East Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (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 58% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

East Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Montana for:

School Overview

East Middle School's student population of 618 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students618 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

East Middle 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 East Middle School is 0.24, 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
#369 out of 718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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American Indian
5%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
6%
5%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
87%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.240.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameButte Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to East Middle School is Butte High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ramsay 7-8 (9.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Whittier School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Butte Whittier School Math: 51% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 434 students
    0.8 miles
    2500 Sherman
    Butte, MT 59701
    (406) 533-2890
    0.8 PK-6 434
  • Butte Emerson School Math: 41% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 435 students
    0.9 miles
    1924 Phillips Ave
    Butte, MT 59701
    (406) 533-2800
    0.9 PK-6 435
  • Butte Hillcrest School Math: 63% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 395 students
    1.4 miles
    3000 Continental Drive
    Butte, MT 59701
    (406) 533-2850
    1.4 PK-6 395
  • Butte Butte High School Math: 33% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,206 student
    1.8 miles
    401 S Wyoming
    Butte, MT 59701
    (406) 533-2220
    1.8 9-12 1,206
  • Butte West Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 468 students
    2.6 miles
    800 S Emmett
    Butte, MT 59701
    (406) 533-2700
    2.6 PK-6 468

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