Plentywood 7-8

  • Plentywood 7-8 serves 63 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (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 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Plentywood 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 top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

School Overview

  • Plentywood 7-8's student population of 63 students has grown by 31% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2003)
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students63 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Plentywood 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 Plentywood 7-8 is 0.12, 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#411 out of 718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
11%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
94%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.120.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlentywood K-12 Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • Plentywood Plentywood High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 86 students
    0.0 miles
    100 East Laurel Avenue
    Plentywood, MT 59254
    (406) 765-1803
    0.0 9-12 86
  • Plentywood Plentywood School
    Grades: PK-6 | 192 students
    0.0 miles
    100 East Laurel Avenue
    Plentywood, MT 59254
    (406) 765-1803
    0.0 PK-6 192
  • Medicine Lake Medicine Lake 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 23 students
    19.1 miles
    311 Young St
    Medicine Lake, MT 59247
    (406) 789-2211
    19.1 7-8 23
  • Medicine Lake Medicine Lake High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 21 students
    19.1 miles
    311 Young St
    Medicine Lake, MT 59247
    (406) 789-2211
    19.1 9-12 21
  • Medicine Lake Medicine Lake School
    Grades: PK-6 | 66 students
    19.1 miles
    311 Young St
    Medicine Lake, MT 59247
    (406) 789-2211
    19.1 PK-6 66

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