Skyview High School

1775 High Sierra Blvd
Billings, MT 59101
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Skyview High School serves 1,657 students in grades 9-12.
Skyview High 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is higher than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,657 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 84% (Top 50% in MT)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Skyview High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Montana for:

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School Overview

Skyview High School's student population of 1,657 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 84 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,657 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
84 teachers
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School Rankings

Skyview High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 707 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Skyview High School is 0.40, which is more 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MT)
Overall Testing Rank
#521 out of 707 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
12:1
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American Indian
7%
11%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
7%
5%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
77%
78%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.40
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Graduation Rate
84%
84%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Skyview High School's ranking?
Skyview High School is ranked #521 out of 707 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Montana.
What schools are Skyview High School often compared to?
Skyview High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Billings West High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
26% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% MT state average), while 39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% MT state average).
What is the graduation rate of Skyview High School?
The graduation rate of Skyview High School is 84%, which is equal to the Montana state average of 84%.
How many students attend Skyview High School?
1,657 students attend Skyview High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
77% of Skyview High School students are White, 7% of students are American Indian, 7% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Skyview High School?
Skyview High School has a student ration of 20:1, which is higher than the Montana state average of 12:1.
What grades does Skyview High School offer ?
Skyview High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Skyview High School part of?
Skyview High School is part of Billings H S School District.

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Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,657 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 84% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

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