Sheridan Elementary School District
- For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public schools in Sheridan Elementary School District, serving 114 students. Sheridan Elementary School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Montana.
- Public schools in Sheridan Elementary School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Montana public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 64% (versus the 50% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public schools in Montana.
- Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Montana public school average of 21% (majority American Indian).
- The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is less than the Montana public school average of 14:1.
|School District Name||Sheridan Elementary School District|
|School District Website||http://sheridan.k12.mt.us|
|School District Phone Number||(406) 842-5302|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 08|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (MT)|
|# of Schools||2 Schools||824 Schools|
|# of Students||114 Students||147,122 Students|
|# of Teachers||11 Teachers||10,494 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||10:1||14:1|
- Sheridan Elementary School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 350 school districts in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (MT)|
|Overall Testing Rank||#20 out of 350 school districts|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||n/a||16,705 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||1 Student||1,123 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||3 Students||6,836 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||1 Student||1,264 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||100 Students||115,493 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||335 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||9 Students||5,365 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||-||943|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||19||11,711|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||14||11,414|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||17||11,153|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||7||11,569|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||9||11,982|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||8||11,729|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||14||11,819|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||14||11,250|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||12||11,233|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||-||11,309|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||-||10,939|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||-||10,392|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||-||9,679|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $15,798 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,845. The school district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
- The school district's spending/student of $14,298 is less than the state median of $16,673. The school district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017||This School District||This State (MT)|
|Total Revenue||$2 MM||$2 MM|
|Spending||$2 MM||$2 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$15,798||$16,845|
|Revenue / Student||$14,298||$16,673|
Sheridan Elementary School District Public Schools (2021)
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