Helena Flats 7-8

  • Helena Flats 7-8 serves 44 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Helena Flats 7-8 placed in the top 20% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) 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 4% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Helena Flats 7-8's student population of 44 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students44 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Helena Flats 7-8 is ranked within the top 20% 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 Helena Flats 7-8 is 0.08, 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#103 out of 718 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
11%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
96%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.080.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHelena Flats Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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  • Kalispell Helena Flats School
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    0.0 miles
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    (406) 257-2301
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  • Kalispell East Evergreen School
    Grades: PK-4 | 404 students
    2.0 miles
    585 E. Evergreen
    Kalispell, MT 59901
    (406) 751-1121
    2.0 PK-4 404
  • Kalispell Evergreen Junior High School
    Grades: 5-8 | 336 students
    2.3 miles
    20 West Evergreen Drive
    Kalispell, MT 59901
    (406) 751-1131
    2.3 5-8 336
  • Kalispell Edgerton School
    Grades: PK-5 | 600 students
    3.0 miles
    1400 Whitefish Stage
    Kalispell, MT 59901
    (406) 751-4040
    3.0 PK-5 600
  • Kalispell Glacier High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,367 student
    4.3 miles
    375 Wolfpack Way
    Kalispell, MT 59901
    (406) 758-8600
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