Powell County High School

  • Powell County High School serves 200 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-29% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 21%.

School Overview

  • Powell County High School's student population of 200 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students200 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Powell County High School
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Powell County High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Powell County High School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Powell County High School is 0.20, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.20. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
4%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
89%
79%
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Two or more races
8%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Powell County High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score0.200.20
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Graduation Rate≥90%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Powell County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Montana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePowell County H S School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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