Hillcrest 7-8

  • Hillcrest 7-8 serves 32 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (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 11-19% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hillcrest 7-8 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 8:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Hillcrest 7-8's student population of 32 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students32 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hillcrest 7-8 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 diversity score of Hillcrest 7-8 is 0.33, 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#657 out of 718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:114:1
American Indian
3%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
10%
5%
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Black
3%
1%
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White
81%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hillcrest 7-8. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score0.330.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarlowton Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Harlowton Harlowton High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 70 students
    0.0 miles
    304 Division St
    Harlowton, MT 59036
    (406) 632-4324
    0.0 9-12 70
  • Harlowton Hillcrest School
    Grades: PK-8 | 182 students
    0.3 miles
    500 B Avenue Ne
    Harlowton, MT 59036
    (406) 632-4361
    0.3 PK-8 182
  • Judith Gap Judith Gap 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 4 students
    17.2 miles
    306 4th Avenue
    Judith Gap, MT 59453
    (406) 473-2211
    17.2 7-8 4
  • Judith Gap Judith Gap High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 13 students
    17.2 miles
    306 4th Avenue
    Judith Gap, MT 59453
    (406) 473-2211
    17.2 9-12 13
  • Judith Gap Judith Gap School
    Grades: PK-6 | 22 students
    17.2 miles
    306 4th Avenue
    Judith Gap, MT 59453
    (406) 473-2211
    17.2 PK-6 22

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