Great Falls High School District

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 2 public schools in Great Falls High School District, serving 2,855 students. Great Falls High School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Montana.
  • Public schools in Great Falls High School District have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the Montana public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 50% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is in the 3/10, bottom 50% of public schools in Montana.
  • The top ranked public schools in Great Falls High School District are C M Russell High School and Great Falls High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Montana public school average of 21% (majority American Indian).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is more than the Montana public school average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NameGreat Falls High School District
School District Phone Number(406) 268-6777
School District Grades Offered09 - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MT)
# of Schools2 Schools824 Schools
# of Students2,855 Students147,122 Students
# of Teachers196 Teachers10,494 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1

District Comparison

  • Great Falls High School District, which is ranked within the
    3/
    10
    , bottom 50% of all 350 school districts in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Great Falls High   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Great Falls High   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
80%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Great Falls High   School District and public school graduation rate of MT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.390.37
# of American Indian Students331 Students16,705 Students
% American Indian Students
12%
11%
# of Asian Students36 Students1,123 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# of Hispanic Students119 Students6,836 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
5%
# of Black Students68 Students1,264 Students
% Black Students
2%
1%
# of White Students2,215 Students115,493 Students
% White Students
78%
78%
# of Hawaiian Students8 Students335 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students78 Students5,365 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 943
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 11,711
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 11,414
# of Students in 2nd Grade: - 11,153
# of Students in 3rd Grade: - 11,569
# of Students in 4th Grade: - 11,982
# of Students in 5th Grade: - 11,729
# of Students in 6th Grade: - 11,819
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 11,250
# of Students in 8th Grade: - 11,233
# of Students in 9th Grade:81311,309
# of Students in 10th Grade:72310,939
# of Students in 11th Grade:66510,392
# of Students in 12th Grade:6549,679
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $13,953 in this school district is less than the state average of 15000. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $14,241 is less than the state average of $14,556. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MT)
Total Revenue$42 MM1620000
This chart display total revenue of Great Falls High   School District and average revenue for each school distric in MT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$42 MM1572000
This chart display total spending of Great Falls High   School District and average spending for each school distric in MT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,95315000
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Great Falls High   School District and average revenue per public school student in MT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$14,24114556
This chart display average spending per public school student in Great Falls High   School District and average spending per public school student in MT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Great Falls High School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • C M Russell High School Math: 34% | Reading: 47%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    228 17th Avenue Nw
    Great Falls, MT 59403
    (406) 268-6100

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,411 student
  • Great Falls High School Math: 31% | Reading: 44%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1900 2nd Avenue South
    Great Falls, MT 59403
    (406) 268-6250

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,444 student
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