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

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School Overview

Address
709 Missouri Avenue
Deer Lodge, MT 59722
Phone
(406) 846-2757
District
POWELL COUNTY H S
County
POWELL COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
200
Classroom Teachers
19

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Montana

3

(10 is best)

Better than 25.5% of MT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Powell County High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 29 41
Proficiency in Reading 34 49
Proficiency in Math 24 34

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 10.67
AVG FOR DISTRICT 10.67
AVG FOR STATE 13.94
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 62 31.0%
Grade 10 52 26.0%
Grade 11 49 24.5%
Grade 12 37 18.5%
Total 200 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 95.7% 95.7% 81.5%
Black 0.5% 0.5% 0.9%
Hispanic 3.2% 3.2% 4.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.0% 0.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.5% 12.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 21.0% 21.0% 45.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 17.0% 17.0% 39.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.0% 4.0% 5.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 7,023 1,050,493
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2.9 7
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.5% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 13.2% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.0% 31.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.5% 27.1%
65 OR OLDER 18.8% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 2,449 419,975
Single Parent Households With Children 9.8% 8.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.2% 93.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 19.1% 30.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.5% 7.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 7.8% 12.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.6% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.8% 19.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 30.1% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.3% 16.8%
$15,000 or less 13.9% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,175 $2,167,950 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $454 $88,076 2.0%
Staff $485 $94,090 2.1%
General Administration $1,088 $211,072 4.8%
School Administration $1,031 $200,014 4.5%
Operation $6,691 $1,298,054 29.3%
Transportation $603 $116,982 2.6%
Other $716 $138,904 3.1%
Total Support $11,067 $2,146,998 48.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $603 $116,982 2.6%
Total Expenditures $22,845 $4,431,930 100.0%
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%

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