100 East Laurel Avenue
Plentywood, MT 59254
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Plentywood 7-8 serves 63 students in grades 7-8.
Plentywood 7-8 placed in the top 50% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-79% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

Plentywood 7-8 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Montana for:

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School Overview

Plentywood 7-8's student population of 63 students has grown by 28% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
63 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
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School Rankings

Plentywood 7-8 is ranked within the top 50% of all 715 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 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 Data
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State Level (MT)
Overall Testing Rank
#243 out of 715 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
12:1
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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%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.12
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Students: 63 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-79% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.12 (Btm 50%)

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