Thompson Falls 7-8

  • Thompson Falls 7-8 serves 65 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 80-84% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Thompson Falls 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 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22%.

Top Placements

Thompson Falls 7-8 places among the top 20% of public schools in Montana for:

School Overview

  • Thompson Falls 7-8's student population of 65 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students65 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Thompson Falls 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Thompson Falls 7-8 is 0.33, 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 School Rank#17 out of 718 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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American Indian
4%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
6%
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
81%
78%
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score0.330.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThompson Falls Elementary 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
  • Thompson Falls Thompson Falls Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 222 students
    0.4 miles
    315 Columbia
    Thompson Falls, MT 59873
    (406)827-3592
    0.4 PK-6 222
  • Thompson Falls Thompson Falls High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 176 students
    0.7 miles
    601 Golf
    Thompson Falls, MT 59873
    (406)827-3561
    0.7 9-12 176
  • Trout Creek Trout Creek 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 11 students
    20.6 miles
    4 School Lane
    Trout Creek, MT 59874
    (406)827-3629
    20.6 7-8 11
  • Trout Creek Trout Creek School
    Grades: PK-6 | 46 students
    20.6 miles
    4 School Lane
    Trout Creek, MT 59874
    (406)827-3629
    20.6 PK-6 46
  • Plains Plains 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 82 students
    22.9 miles
    412 Rittenour
    Plains, MT 59859
    (406)826-8600
    22.9 7-8 82

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