211 Madison St
Sheridan, MT 59749
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Sheridan Elementary School serves 96 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Sheridan Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-69% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-79% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

Sheridan Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Montana for:

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School Overview

Sheridan Elementary School's student population of 96 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
96 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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School Rankings

Sheridan Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Sheridan Elementary 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
#21 out of 715 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
2%
11%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
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
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 96 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-79% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.15

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