Elder Grove 7-8

1532 South 64 Street W
Billings, MT 59106
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Elder Grove 7-8 serves 200 students in grades 6-8.
Elder Grove 7-8 placed in the top 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 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Montana state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Elder Grove 7-8 places among the top 20% of public schools in Montana for:

School Overview

Elder Grove 7-8's student population of 200 students has grown by 36% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students200 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

Elder Grove 7-8 is ranked within the top 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 Elder Grove 7-8 is 0.35, 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
#248 out of 718 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:114:1
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American Indian
3%
11%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
11%
5%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
80%
78%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.350.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElder Grove Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Elder Grove 7-8 is Billings West High School (5.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Yellowstone Academy 7-8 (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elder Grove School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Billings Elder Grove School Math: 39% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 397 students
    0.0 miles
    1532 South 64 Street W
    Billings, MT 59106
    (406) 656-2893
    0 PK-5 397
  • Billings Yellowstone Academy 7-8 Math: <50% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 19 students
    1.1 miles
    1750 Ray Of Hope Lane
    Billings, MT 59106
    (406) 656-2198
    1.1 7-8 19
  • Billings Yellowstone Academy Elementary School Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 24 students
    1.1 miles
    1750 Ray Of Hope Lane
    Billings, MT 59106
    (406) 656-2198
    1.1 PK-6 24
  • Billings Canyon Creek 7-8 Math: 40-49% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-8 | 49 students
    2.8 miles
    3139 Duck Creek Road
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 656-4471
    2.8 7-8 49
  • Billings Canyon Creek School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 196 students
    2.8 miles
    3139 Duck Creek Road
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 656-4471
    2.8 PK-6 196

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