207 2nd Ave W
Ryegate, MT 59074
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Ryegate School serves 39 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Ryegate School 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).

School Overview

Ryegate School's student population of 39 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has grown by 66% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
39 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Ryegate School is ranked within the bottom 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 Ryegate School is 0.23, 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
This School
State Level (MT)
Overall Testing Rank
#656 out of 715 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
10%
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
White
87%
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
0.23
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
23%
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: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 39 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.23 (Top 50%)

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