Shepherd High School

  • Shepherd High School serves 250 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11-19% (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 40-49% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 21%.

School Overview

  • Shepherd High School's student population of 250 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students250 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shepherd High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Shepherd High School is 0.17, 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
3%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
4%
4%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
91%
79%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shepherd High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score0.170.20
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Graduation Rate80-84%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Shepherd 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 NameShepherd H S School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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