Libby High School

  • Libby High School serves 359 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Libby High 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 16:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

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School Overview

  • Libby High School's student population of 359 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students359 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Libby High 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 Libby High School is 0.17, 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#572 out of 718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
American Indian
1%
11%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
91%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.170.37
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Graduation Rate90-94%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLibby K-12 Schools 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
  • Libby Libby Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 683 students
    0.7 miles
    101 Ski Road
    Libby, MT 59923
    (406) 293-2763
    0.7 PK-6 683
  • Libby Libby Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 177 students
    0.7 miles
    150 Education Way
    Libby, MT 59923
    (406) 293-8802
    0.7 7-8 177
  • Troy W F Morrison School
    Grades: PK-6 | 203 students
    15.4 miles
    501 East Kalispell
    Troy, MT 59935
    (406) 295-4321
    15.4 PK-6 203
  • Troy Troy 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 52 students
    15.7 miles
    116 East Missoula
    Troy, MT 59935
    (406) 295-4520
    15.7 7-8 52
  • Troy Troy High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 120 students
    15.7 miles
    116 East Missoula
    Troy, MT 59935
    (406) 295-4520
    15.7 9-12 120

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