Lame Deer 7-8

  • Lame Deer 7-8 serves 93 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (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 6-9% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lame Deer 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 12:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.

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

School Overview

  • Lame Deer 7-8's student population of 93 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 166% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students93 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lame Deer 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 Lame Deer 7-8 is 0.04, 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#710 out of 718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
98%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
White
n/a
78%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.040.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (08-09)
8%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLame Deer 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
  • Lame Deer Lame Deer High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 152 students
    0.0 miles
    3 Mi South Of Lame Deer
    Lame Deer, MT 59043
    (406) 477-8900
    0.0 9-12 152
  • Lame Deer Lame Deer School
    Grades: PK-6 | 309 students
    1.9 miles
    103 Old School Street
    Lame Deer, MT 59043
    (406) 477-6305
    1.9 PK-6 309
  • Busby Northern Cheyenne Tribal School
    Grades: K-12 | 260 students
    15.1 miles
    P.o. Box 150
    Busby, MT 59016
    (406) 592-3646
    15.1 K-12 260
  • Ashland Ashland 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 11 students
    18.6 miles
    8 Old Mission Road
    Ashland, MT 59003
    (406) 784-2568
    18.6 7-8 11
  • Ashland Ashland School
    Grades: PK-6 | 61 students
    18.6 miles
    8 Old Mission Road
    Ashland, MT 59003
    (406) 784-2568
    18.6 PK-6 61

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