Richey School

  • Richey School serves 29 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (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 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 21%.

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School Overview

  • Richey School's student population of 29 students has declined by 35% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students29 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Richey School's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Richey School is 0.19, which is less than 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#433 out of 573 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:114:1
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American Indian
7%
11%
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Hispanic
3%
4%
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White
90%
79%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Richey School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score0.190.20
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichey Elem School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Richey Richey 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 13 students
    0.0 miles
    202 Royal Avenue
    Richey, MT 59259
    (406)773-5680
    0.0 7-8 13
  • Lambert Lambert School
    Grades: PK-6 | 75 students
    20.9 miles
    121 3rd Ave Nw
    Lambert, MT 59243
    (406)774-3333
    20.9 PK-6 75
  • Circle Vida School
    Grades: PK-8 | 20 students
    23.8 miles
    200 Shell Street
    Circle, MT 59215
    (406)525-3374
    23.8 PK-8 20
  • Circle Bo Peep School
    Grades: PK-3 | 62 students
    29.0 miles
    1105 F Avenue
    Circle, MT 59215
    (406)485-2140
    29.0 PK-3 62
  • Circle Circle High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 71 students
    29.0 miles
    1105 F Avenue
    Circle, MT 59215
    (406)485-3600
    29.0 9-12 71

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