Glacier High School

  • Glacier High School serves 1,345 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 36% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 57% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Glacier High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 21%.

School Overview

  • Glacier High School's student population of 1,345 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 80 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,345 students
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Total Classroom Teachers80 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Glacier High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 717 schools in Montana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Glacier High School is 0.14, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall School Rank#356 out of 717 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
2%
11%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
4%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
93%
79%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Glacier High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score0.140.37
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Graduation Rate
87%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFlathead H S School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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