Forsyth 7-8

  • Forsyth 7-8 serves 61 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Montana state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 21%.

School Overview

  • Forsyth 7-8's student population of 61 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students61 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall School Rank#418 out of 573 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
3%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
4%
4%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
92%
79%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Forsyth 7-8.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score0.150.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameForsyth Elem School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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  • Rosebud Rosebud School
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    11.4 miles
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    Rosebud, MT 59347
    (406)347-5353
    11.4 PK-6 20
  • Colstrip Pine Butte Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 269 students
    24.9 miles
    2800 Durango Drive
    Colstrip, MT 59323
    (406)748-4699
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  • Hysham Hysham School
    Grades: PK-6 | 33 students
    26.3 miles
    115 Summit Street
    Hysham, MT 59038
    (406)342-5237
    26.3 PK-6 33
  • Miles City S H School
    Grades: PK-8 | 2 students
    30.4 miles
    6281 Moon Creek Road
    Miles City, MT 59301
    (406)421-5560
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  • Miles City Washington 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 232 students
    40.9 miles
    210 North 9th
    Miles City, MT 59301
    (406)234-2084
    40.9 7-8 232

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