Laurel High School

  • Laurel High School serves 662 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the MT average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 20%.
  • Laurel High School operates within the Laurel High School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 662 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 662 students
Laurel High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Laurel High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Laurel High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Laurel High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.20. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Laurel High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
1%
11%
Laurel High School American Indian Students (1995-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Laurel High School Asian Students (1992-2013)
Hispanic
4%
4%
Laurel High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
2%
1%
Laurel High School Black Students (2011-2015)
White
93%
80%
Laurel High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Laurel High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Laurel High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Laurel High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.13 0.20
Laurel High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
16%
37%
Laurel High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
7%
Laurel High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Laurel High School District's student population of 662 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,086 in this district is less than the state average of $17,109. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,230 is less than the state average of $17,030. The district spending/student has declined by 19% over four years.
School District Name Laurel High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 662 101
Laurel High School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 89%
Laurel High School District Graduation Rate (1996-2002)
District Total Revenue $7 MM $2 MM
Laurel High School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $7 MM $2 MM
Laurel High School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,086 $17,109
Laurel High School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,230 $17,030
Laurel High School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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