265 Park Road
Zurich, MT 59547
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Zurich School serves 20 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Zurich School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥50% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is equal to the Montana state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Zurich School's student population of 20 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
20 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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School Rankings

Zurich School is ranked within the top 50% of all 715 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Zurich School is 0.48, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MT)
Overall Testing Rank
#232 out of 715 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
12:1
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American Indian
40%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
5%
Black
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Zurich School and the percentage of Black public school students in Montana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
60%
78%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Zurich School and the percentage of White public school students in Montana by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.48
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
17%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Zurich School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Montana by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 20 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.48

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