Yellowstone Academy 7-8

1750 Ray Of Hope Lane
Billings, MT 59106
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Yellowstone Academy 7-8 serves 19 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Yellowstone Academy 7-8 placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 2:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Yellowstone Academy 7-8's student population of 19 students has grown by 46% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 175% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students19 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Yellowstone Academy 7-8 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 Yellowstone Academy 7-8 is 0.36, 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#443 out of 718 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio2:114:1
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American Indian
11%
11%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
5%
5%
Black
n/a
1%
White
79%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.360.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
40%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYellowstone Academy 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
  • Billings Yellowstone Academy Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 24 students
    0.0 miles
    1750 Ray Of Hope Lane
    Billings, MT 59106
    (406) 656-2198
    0.0 PK-6 24
  • Billings Elder Grove 7-8
    Grades: 6-8 | 200 students
    1.1 miles
    1532 South 64 Street W
    Billings, MT 59106
    (406) 656-2893
    1.1 6-8 200
  • Billings Elder Grove School
    Grades: PK-5 | 397 students
    1.1 miles
    1532 South 64 Street W
    Billings, MT 59106
    (406) 656-2893
    1.1 PK-5 397
  • Billings Canyon Creek 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 49 students
    3.5 miles
    3139 Duck Creek Road
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 656-4471
    3.5 7-8 49
  • Billings Canyon Creek School
    Grades: PK-6 | 196 students
    3.5 miles
    3139 Duck Creek Road
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 656-4471
    3.5 PK-6 196

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