Columbia Falls High Schl 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: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
610 13th Street West
Columbia Falls, MT 59912
Phone
(406) 892-6500
District
COLUMBIA FALLS H S
County
FLATHEAD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
661
Classroom Teachers
41

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Montana

6

(10 is best)

Better than 56.7% of MT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Columbia Falls High Schl School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 40 39
Proficiency in Reading 47 45
Proficiency in Math 32 32

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.04
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.04
AVG FOR STATE 13.99
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 183 27.7%
Grade 10 173 26.2%
Grade 11 161 24.4%
Grade 12 144 21.8%
Total 661 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 93.4% 93.4% 81.6%
Black 0.5% 0.5% 0.9%
Hispanic 4.0% 4.0% 4.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.2% 0.2% 0.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.9% 1.9% 11.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 41.3% 41.3% 29.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 35.1% 35.1% 23.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.2% 6.2% 6.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 15,410 1,062,305
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 4.7 7
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.3% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.7% 18.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.3% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.4% 26.6%
65 OR OLDER 18.2% 17.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 6,241 423,240
Single Parent Households With Children 6.2% 7.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.5% 93.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 22.2% 31.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.1% 8.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.1% 12.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.2% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.0% 19.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 23.1% 19.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.8% 16.2%
$15,000 or less 11.7% 11.7%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,445 $4,787,135 55.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $574 $369,082 4.3%
Staff $599 $385,157 4.5%
General Administration $258 $165,894 1.9%
School Administration $722 $464,246 5.4%
Operation $1,210 $778,030 9.0%
Transportation $577 $371,011 4.3%
Other $222 $142,746 1.7%
Total Support $4,162 $2,676,166 31.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,812 $1,165,116 13.5%
Total Expenditures $13,418 $8,627,774 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,522 $965,665,892 52.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $657 $97,213,465 5.2%
Staff $393 $58,197,300 3.1%
General Administration $348 $51,552,658 2.8%
School Administration $601 $88,958,364 4.8%
Operation $1,102 $163,126,420 8.8%
Transportation $523 $77,390,262 4.2%
Other $306 $45,293,842 2.4%
Total Support $3,929 $581,757,831 31.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,074 $307,152,026 16.6%
Total Expenditures $12,525 $1,854,576,037 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%