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: 2017 (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
643
Classroom Teachers
41

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Montana

4

(10 is best)

Better than 39.3% of MT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(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 32 41
Proficiency in Reading 42 49
Proficiency in Math 22 34

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.60
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.60
AVG FOR STATE 13.94
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 168 26.1%
Grade 10 153 23.8%
Grade 11 148 23.0%
Grade 12 174 27.1%
Total 643 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 94.8% 94.8% 81.5%
Black 0.0% 0.0% 0.9%
Hispanic 2.9% 2.9% 4.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 0.3% 0.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.9% 1.9% 12.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 33.1% 33.1% 45.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 28.6% 28.6% 39.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.5% 4.5% 5.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 15,136 1,050,493
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 4.6 7
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.9% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.8% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.7% 31.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 32.6% 27.1%
65 OR OLDER 18.0% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 6,237 419,975
Single Parent Households With Children 6.6% 8.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.6% 93.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 20.4% 30.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.0% 7.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 8.9% 12.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.9% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 22.0% 19.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 22.9% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.6% 16.8%
$15,000 or less 14.8% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,174 $4,577,012 53.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $547 $348,986 4.1%
Staff $433 $276,254 3.3%
General Administration $254 $162,052 1.9%
School Administration $777 $495,726 5.8%
Operation $1,426 $909,788 10.7%
Transportation $566 $361,108 4.3%
Other $282 $179,916 2.1%
Total Support $4,285 $2,733,830 32.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,840 $1,173,920 13.8%
Total Expenditures $13,299 $8,484,762 100.0%
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%