1105 F Avenue
Circle, MT 59215
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Redwater 7-8 Middle School serves 36 students in grades 7-8.
Redwater 7-8 Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 36 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Redwater 7-8 Middle School's student population of 36 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
36 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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School Rankings

Redwater 7-8 Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 707 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Redwater 7-8 Middle School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MT)
Overall Testing Rank
#250 out of 707 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
5%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
92%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Redwater 7-8 Middle School's ranking?

Redwater 7-8 Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Montana for: Most improved public schools (Top 10%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

40-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% MT state average), while 50-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% MT state average).

How many students attend Redwater 7-8 Middle School?

36 students attend Redwater 7-8 Middle School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

92% of Redwater 7-8 Middle School students are White, 5% of students are American Indian, and 3% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Redwater 7-8 Middle School?

Redwater 7-8 Middle School has a student ration of 12:1, which is equal to the Montana state average of 12:1.

What grades does Redwater 7-8 Middle School offer ?

Redwater 7-8 Middle School offers enrollment in grades 7-8 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Redwater 7-8 Middle School part of?

Redwater 7-8 Middle School is part of Circle Elementary School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 36 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

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