St Ignatius High School

  • St Ignatius High School serves 138 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 42%) for the 2017-18 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 2017-18 school year.
  • St Ignatius 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

St Ignatius High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Montana for:

School Overview

  • St Ignatius High School's student population of 138 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students138 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • St Ignatius High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 St Ignatius High School is 0.58, which is more 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#618 out of 718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
American Indian
53%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
4%
5%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
38%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.580.37
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Graduation Rate≥80%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt Ignatius K-12 Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint Ignatius St Ignatius Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 235 students
    0.0 miles
    300 Blaine
    Saint Ignatius, MT 59865
    (406) 745-3811
    0.0 PK-5 235
  • Saint Ignatius St Ignatius Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 111 students
    0.0 miles
    76 3rd Avenue
    Saint Ignatius, MT 59865
    (406) 745-3811
    0.0 6-8 111
  • Charlo Charlo 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 29 students
    9.3 miles
    404 1st Ave West
    Charlo, MT 59824
    (406) 644-2206
    9.3 7-8 29
  • Charlo Charlo Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 137 students
    9.3 miles
    404 1st Ave West
    Charlo, MT 59824
    (406) 644-2206
    9.3 PK-6 137
  • Charlo Charlo High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 94 students
    9.3 miles
    404 1st Ave West
    Charlo, MT 59824
    (406) 644-2206
    9.3 9-12 94

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