Harlowton High School

  • Harlowton High School serves 70 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (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 21-39% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Harlowton High School 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 student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black and American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22%.

School Overview

  • Harlowton High School's student population of 70 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students70 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harlowton High 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Harlowton High School is 0.21, 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 School Rank#582 out of 718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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American Indian
3%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
5%
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Black
5%
1%
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White
89%
78%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.210.37
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Graduation Rate≥80%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarlowton High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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  • Harlowton Hillcrest 7-8
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    0.0 miles
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  • Harlowton Hillcrest School
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  • Judith Gap Judith Gap 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 4 students
    17.2 miles
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    Judith Gap, MT 59453
    (406)473-2211
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  • Judith Gap Judith Gap High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 13 students
    17.2 miles
    306 4th Avenue
    Judith Gap, MT 59453
    (406)473-2211
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  • Judith Gap Judith Gap School
    Grades: PK-6 | 22 students
    17.2 miles
    306 4th Avenue
    Judith Gap, MT 59453
    (406)473-2211
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