Sentinel High School

  • Sentinel High School serves 1,169 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MT average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 20%.
  • Sentinel High School operates within the Missoula High School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1169 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 75 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,169 students
Sentinel High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Sentinel High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
Sentinel High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Sentinel High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Sentinel High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
5%
11%
Sentinel High School American Indian Students (1995-2015)
Asian
1%
1%
Sentinel High School Asian Students (1994-2015)
Hispanic
2%
4%
Sentinel High School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
2%
1%
Sentinel High School Black Students (1997-2015)
White
90%
80%
Sentinel High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Sentinel High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Sentinel High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Sentinel High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.19 0.35
Sentinel High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
21%
37%
Sentinel High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
7%
Sentinel High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Missoula High School District's student population of 3,536 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,932 in this district is less than the state average of $17,109. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,884 is less than the state average of $17,030. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Missoula High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 3,536 101
Missoula High School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 89%
Missoula High School District Graduation Rate (1997-2005)
District Total Revenue $46 MM $2 MM
Missoula High School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $46 MM $2 MM
Missoula High School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,932 $17,109
Missoula High School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,884 $17,030
Missoula High School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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