Townsend K-12 Schools School District

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  • For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public schools in Townsend K-12 Schools School District, serving 683 students. Townsend K-12 Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Montana.
  • Public schools in Townsend K-12 Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the Montana public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 50% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Montana.
  • The top ranked public schools in Townsend K-12 Schools School District are Townsend 7-8, Broadwater High School and Cecelia Hazelton School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% 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 13:1 is less than the Montana public school average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NameTownsend K-12 Schools School District
School District Websitehttp://www.townsendps.schoolwires.com
School District Phone Number(406) 441-3454
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MT)
# of Schools3 Schools824 Schools
# of Students683 Students147,122 Students
# of Teachers51 Teachers10,494 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1

District Comparison

  • Townsend K-12 Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 350 school districts in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MT)
Overall Testing Rank#141 out of 350 school districts
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Townsend K-12 Schools  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)
46%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Townsend K-12 Schools  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
≥90%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Townsend K-12 Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of MT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.180.37
# of American Indian Students3 Students16,705 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
11%
# of Asian Studentsn/a1,123 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# of Hispanic Students28 Students6,836 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
5%
# of Black Students5 Students1,264 Students
% Black Students
1%
1%
# of White Students617 Students115,493 Students
% White Students
90%
78%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student335 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students29 Students5,365 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 943
# of Students in Kindergarten:5711,711
# of Students in 1st Grade:5111,414
# of Students in 2nd Grade:4311,153
# of Students in 3rd Grade:5711,569
# of Students in 4th Grade:4411,982
# of Students in 5th Grade:5411,729
# of Students in 6th Grade:4611,819
# of Students in 7th Grade:5411,250
# of Students in 8th Grade:5011,233
# of Students in 9th Grade:6411,309
# of Students in 10th Grade:6310,939
# of Students in 11th Grade:4910,392
# of Students in 12th Grade:519,679
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,124 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,845. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,567 is less than the state median of $16,673. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MT)
Total Revenue$8 MM$2 MM
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Spending$7 MM$2 MM
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Revenue / Student$11,124$16,845
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Revenue / Student$10,567$16,673
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Townsend K-12 Schools School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Townsend 7-8 Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    201 N Spruce
    Townsend, MT 59644
    (406) 441-3431

    Grades: 7-8 | 104 students
  • Broadwater High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 50-59%
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    201 N Spruce
    Townsend, MT 59644
    (406) 441-3430

    Grades: 9-12 | 227 students
  • Cecelia Hazelton School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    201 N Spruce
    Townsend, MT 59644
    (406) 441-3431

    Grades: PK-6 | 352 students
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