Bigfork High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
600 Commerce St
Bigfork, MT 59911
Phone
(406) 837-7420
District
BIGFORK H S
County
FLATHEAD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
299
Classroom Teachers
20

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Montana

9

(10 is best)

Better than 89.3% of MT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Bigfork High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 54 41
Proficiency in Reading 64 49
Proficiency in Math 44 34

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.61
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.61
AVG FOR STATE 13.94
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 82 27.4%
Grade 10 76 25.4%
Grade 11 77 25.8%
Grade 12 64 21.4%
Total 299 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 91.6% 91.6% 81.5%
Black 0.7% 0.7% 0.9%
Hispanic 6.1% 6.1% 4.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 0.7% 0.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.0% 1.0% 12.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 40.1% 40.1% 45.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 29.4% 29.4% 39.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.7% 10.7% 5.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 8,370 1,062,305
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 20.9 7
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.0% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.1% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 18.3% 31.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.9% 27.1%
65 OR OLDER 28.7% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,531 424,697
Single Parent Households With Children 2.8% 8.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.7% 93.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 32.5% 30.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.3% 7.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.2% 12.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.3% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 21.7% 19.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.3% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.6% 16.8%
$15,000 or less 10.6% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,277 $2,052,114 39.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $252 $71,064 1.4%
Staff $312 $87,984 1.7%
General Administration $770 $217,140 4.2%
School Administration $699 $197,118 3.8%
Operation $961 $271,002 5.2%
Transportation $1,188 $335,016 6.5%
Other $348 $98,136 1.9%
Total Support $4,528 $1,276,896 24.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $6,578 $1,854,996 35.8%
Total Expenditures $18,383 $5,184,006 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,611 $970,381,380 52.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $641 $94,132,561 5.1%
Staff $409 $60,015,637 3.2%
General Administration $353 $51,760,480 2.8%
School Administration $608 $89,259,700 4.8%
Operation $1,115 $163,682,155 8.8%
Transportation $521 $76,422,586 4.1%
Other $305 $44,820,513 2.4%
Total Support $3,952 $580,102,912 31.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,064 $303,023,043 16.3%
Total Expenditures $12,627 $1,853,503,127 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%