Chief Joseph Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
4255 Kimberwicke
Bozeman, MT 59718
Phone
(406) 522-6300
District
BOZEMAN ELEM
County
GALLATIN COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
767
Classroom Teachers
49

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Montana

8

(10 is best)

Better than 75.0% of MT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Chief Joseph Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 54 44
Proficiency in Reading 63 49
Proficiency in Math 44 38

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 59 48
Proficiency in Reading 64 54
Proficiency in Math 53 41

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 55 43
Proficiency in Reading 62 49
Proficiency in Math 47.1 37

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.54
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.59
AVG FOR STATE 14.01
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 261 34.0%
Grade 7 254 33.1%
Grade 8 252 32.9%
Total 767 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 90.3% 90.7% 81.9%
Black 1.1% 1.0% 0.9%
Hispanic 4.4% 4.7% 4.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.3% 1.9% 0.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 2.0% 1.7% 11.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 24.4% 21.5% 44.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 23.9% 20.8% 39.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.5% 0.7% 5.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 57,730 1,050,493
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 212.5 7
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.5% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.4% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 46.1% 31.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 20.6% 27.1%
65 OR OLDER 10.4% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 23,208 419,975
Single Parent Households With Children 5.8% 8.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 98.4% 93.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 56.1% 30.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.9% 7.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.7% 12.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.7% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.0% 19.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.2% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.6% 16.8%
$15,000 or less 12.7% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,588 $23,771,352 46.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $877 $3,730,758 7.3%
Staff $609 $2,590,686 5.0%
General Administration $144 $612,576 1.2%
School Administration $561 $2,386,494 4.6%
Operation $883 $3,756,282 7.3%
Transportation $400 $1,701,600 3.3%
Other $212 $901,848 1.8%
Total Support $3,685 $15,675,990 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,795 $11,889,930 23.2%
Total Expenditures $12,069 $51,341,526 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,512 $947,033,527 54.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $605 $88,019,293 5.1%
Staff $409 $59,515,118 3.4%
General Administration $338 $49,148,198 2.8%
School Administration $579 $84,166,949 4.9%
Operation $1,080 $157,107,746 9.1%
Transportation $532 $77,387,298 4.5%
Other $258 $37,527,397 2.2%
Total Support $3,802 $552,890,054 31.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,586 $230,622,936 13.3%
Total Expenditures $11,899 $1,730,532,248 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%