Potomac 7-8

  • Potomac 7-8 serves 21 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (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 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Potomac 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 11:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

Potomac 7-8 places among the top 20% of public schools in Montana for:

School Overview

  • Potomac 7-8's student population of 21 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students21 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Potomac 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 Potomac 7-8 is 0.10, 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#477 out of 718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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American Indian
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11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
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5%
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Black
n/a
1%
White
95%
78%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.100.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
19%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePotomac Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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  • Bonner Potomac School
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    0.0 miles
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  • Clinton Clinton 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 46 students
    9.9 miles
    20397e Mullan Rd
    Clinton, MT 59825
    (406) 825-3113
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  • Clinton Clinton School
    Grades: PK-6 | 155 students
    10.8 miles
    20397 E Mullan Rd
    Clinton, MT 59825
    (406) 825-3113
    10.8 PK-6 155
  • Bonner Sunset School
    Grades: PK-8 | 8 students
    12.0 miles
    5024 Sunset Hill Road
    Bonner, MT 59823
    (406) 244-5542
    12.0 PK-8 8
  • Bonner Bonner 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 88 students
    14.0 miles
    9045 Hwy 200 E
    Bonner, MT 59823
    (406) 258-6151
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