Philipsburg 7-8

  • Philipsburg 7-8 serves 29 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (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 30-39% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Philipsburg 7-8 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 10:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

School Overview

  • Philipsburg 7-8's student population of 29 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students29 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Philipsburg 7-8
Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Philipsburg 7-8 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 Philipsburg 7-8 is 0.06, 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#543 out of 718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
American Indian
n/a
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Philipsburg 7-8 and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Montana by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Black
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Philipsburg 7-8 and the percentage of Black public school students in Montana by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
97%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.060.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Philipsburg 7-8 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Montana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePhilipsburg 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
  • Philipsburg Granite High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 44 students
    0.0 miles
    407 Schnepel St
    Philipsburg, MT 59858
    (406) 859-3232
    0.0 9-12 44
  • Philipsburg Philipsburg School
    Grades: PK-6 | 72 students
    0.0 miles
    501 Schnepel St
    Philipsburg, MT 59858
    (406) 859-3233
    0.0 PK-6 72
  • Hall Hall School
    Grades: PK-8 | 21 students
    17.9 miles
    109 West Main
    Hall, MT 59837
    (406) 288-3440
    17.9 PK-8 21
  • Anaconda Lincoln Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 298 students
    20.5 miles
    1601 Tammany Avenue
    Anaconda, MT 59711
    (406) 563-6361
    20.5 PK-2 298
  • Anaconda Anaconda Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 177 students
    21.5 miles
    219 E Third Street
    Anaconda, MT 59711
    (406) 563-6361
    21.5 7-8 177

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