Smith Valley 7-8 School

Serves grades 7 - 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2901 Highway 2 West
Kalispell, MT 59901
Phone
(406) 756-4535
District
SMITH VALLEY ELEM
County
FLATHEAD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
45
Classroom Teachers
3

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Montana

3

(10 is best)

Better than 26.4% of MT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Smith Valley 7-8 School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 40 48
Proficiency in Reading 49 53
Proficiency in Math 30 42

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 20 42
Proficiency in Reading 30 48
Proficiency in Math 10.0 37

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.10
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.86
AVG FOR STATE 13.94
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 25 55.6%
Grade 8 20 44.4%
Total 45 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 97.7% 95.9% 81.5%
Black 0.0% 0.5% 0.9%
Hispanic 2.3% 3.2% 4.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.0% 0.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.5% 12.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 60.0% 52.6% 45.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 46.7% 37.5% 39.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.3% 15.1% 5.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 2,180 1,062,305
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 82.7 7
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 8.3% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.0% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.3% 31.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.3% 27.1%
65 OR OLDER 15.1% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 722 424,697
Single Parent Households With Children 6.2% 8.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 87.4% 93.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 20.7% 30.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 13.3% 7.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.0% 12.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 7.9% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.9% 19.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 28.5% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.3% 16.8%
$15,000 or less 11.1% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,489 $1,235,025 67.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $147 $33,075 1.8%
Staff $182 $40,950 2.2%
General Administration $84 $18,900 1.0%
School Administration $640 $144,000 7.9%
Operation $778 $175,050 9.5%
Transportation $67 $15,075 0.8%
Other $320 $72,000 3.9%
Total Support $2,218 $499,050 27.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $444 $99,900 5.5%
Total Expenditures $8,151 $1,833,975 100.0%
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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