Lima School

  • Lima School serves 40 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21-39% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black and American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 21%.

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School Overview

  • Lima School's student population of 40 students has grown by 33% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students40 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall School Rank#467 out of 573 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:114:1
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American Indian
5%
11%
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Hispanic
n/a
4%
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Black
5%
1%
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White
90%
79%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lima School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score0.190.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
25%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLima K-12 s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Lima School is Lima High School (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Lima 7-8 (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Grant School (34.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lima Lima 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 11 students
    0.0 miles
    1 North Harrison
    Lima, MT 59739
    (406)276-3571
    0.0 7-8 11
  • Lima Lima High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 21 students
    0.0 miles
    1 North Harrison
    Lima, MT 59739
    (406)276-3571
    0.0 9-12 21
  • Dillon Grant School
    Grades: PK-8 | 3 students
    34.2 miles
    11700 Hwy 324
    Dillon, MT 59725
    (406)681-3143
    34.2 PK-8 3
  • Dubois Clark County Jr/sr High School
    Grades: 6-12 | 59 students
    36.6 miles
    137 West 2nd South
    Dubois, ID 83423
    (208)374-5215
    36.6 6-12 59
  • Dubois Lindy Ross Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 67 students
    36.6 miles
    450 South Oakley Street
    Dubois, ID 83423
    (208)374-5206
    36.6 PK-8 67

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