Lame Deer School

  • Lame Deer School serves 309 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • 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 ≤5% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lame Deer 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 15:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 14:1.

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School Overview

  • Lame Deer School's student population of 309 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students309 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lame Deer 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 diversity score of Lame Deer School is 0.10, 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#714 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)≤5%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
American Indian
95%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
4%
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
White
n/a
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.100.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (08-09)
5%
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 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 93 students
    1.9 miles
    South Highway 39
    Lame Deer, MT 59043
    (406) 477-8900
    1.9 7-8 93
  • Lame Deer Lame Deer High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 152 students
    1.9 miles
    3 Mi South Of Lame Deer
    Lame Deer, MT 59043
    (406) 477-8900
    1.9 9-12 152
  • Busby Northern Cheyenne Tribal School
    Grades: K-12 | 260 students
    15.3 miles
    P.o. Box 150
    Busby, MT 59016
    (406) 592-3646
    15.3 K-12 260
  • Colstrip Frank Brattin Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 140 students
    18.5 miles
    216 Olive Drive
    Colstrip, MT 59323
    (406) 748-4699
    18.5 6-8 140
  • Ashland Ashland 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 11 students
    19.0 miles
    8 Old Mission Road
    Ashland, MT 59003
    (406) 784-2568
    19.0 7-8 11

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