2385 Flynn Lane
Missoula, MT 59808
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Hellgate Middle School serves 499 students in grades 6-8.
Hellgate Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

School Overview

Hellgate Middle School's student population of 499 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
499 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Hellgate Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 715 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Hellgate Middle School is 0.26, 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 Data
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State Level (MT)
Overall Testing Rank
#244 out of 715 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
12:1
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American Indian
2%
11%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
4%
5%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
86%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.26
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 499 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.26 (Top 30%)

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