Eureka Middle School 5-8

335 6th St E
Eureka, MT 59917
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Eureka Middle School 5-8 serves 207 students in grades 5-8.
Eureka Middle School 5-8 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (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 47% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 51%) 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 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

School Overview

Eureka Middle School 5-8's student population of 207 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students207 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Eureka Middle School 5-8 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 Eureka Middle School 5-8 is 0.32, 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
#539 out of 718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
7%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
8%
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
82%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.320.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEureka Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Eureka Middle School 5-8 is Lincoln County High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fortine 7-8 (10.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eureka Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Eureka Eureka Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-4 | 227 students
    0.0 miles
    235 7th St. E.
    Eureka, MT 59917
    (406) 297-5500
    0 PK-4 227
  • Eureka Lincoln County High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 291 students
    0.2 miles
    312 9th St
    Eureka, MT 59917
    (406) 297-5700
    0.2 9-12 291
  • Fortine Fortine School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 75 students
    10.2 miles
    358 Meadow Creek Rd.
    Fortine, MT 59918
    (406) 882-4531
    10.2 PK-6 75
  • Fortine Fortine 7-8 Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-8 | 10 students
    10.5 miles
    358 Meadow Creek Road
    Fortine, MT 59918
    (406) 882-4531
    10.5 7-8 10
  • Trego Trego School Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 15 students
    13.6 miles
    64 Loon Lake Rd
    Trego, MT 59934
    (406) 882-4713
    13.6 PK-8 15

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