Shields Valley 7-8

405 1st Street East
Clyde Park, MT 59018
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Shields Valley 7-8 serves 32 students in grades 7-8.
Shields Valley 7-8 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 2017-18 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 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-79% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

Shields Valley 7-8 ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Montana for:

School Overview

Shields Valley 7-8's student population of 32 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students32 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Rankings

Shields Valley 7-8 is ranked within the top 5% of all 718 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Shields Valley 7-8 is 0.12, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall Testing Rank
#20 out of 718 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%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:112:1
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American Indian
3%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
94%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.120.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShields Valley Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Shields Valley 7-8 is Shields Valley High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sleeping Giant Middle School (15.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shields Valley Elementary School (7.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Clyde Park Shields Valley High School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 59 students
    0.0 miles
    405 1st St East
    Clyde Park, MT 59018
    (406) 686-4621
    0 9-12 59
  • Clyde Park Shields Valley Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 102 students
    7.8 miles
    308 S. Hannaford
    Clyde Park, MT 59018
    (406) 578-2535
    7.8 PK-6 102
  • Livingston East Side School Math: 34% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 349 students
    15.6 miles
    401 View Vista Dr
    Livingston, MT 59047
    (406) 222-1773
    15.6 3-5 349
  • Livingston Sleeping Giant Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 331 students
    15.7 miles
    301 View Vista Dr
    Livingston, MT 59047
    (406) 222-3292
    15.7 6-8 331
  • Livingston Park High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 447 students
    16.0 miles
    102 View Vista Drive
    Livingston, MT 59047
    (406) 222-0448
    16 9-12 447

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