Somers 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
315 School Addition Rd
Somers, MT 59932
Phone
(406) 857-3661
District
SOMERS ELEM
County
FLATHEAD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
172
Classroom Teachers
14

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Montana

7

(10 is best)

Better than 60.5% of MT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Somers Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 48 44
Proficiency in Reading 60 49
Proficiency in Math 36 38

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 50 43
Proficiency in Reading 61 49
Proficiency in Math 38.1 37

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.65
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.52
AVG FOR STATE 14.01
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 53 30.8%
Grade 7 64 37.2%
Grade 8 55 32.0%
Total 172 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 95.3% 97.1% 81.9%
Black 0.0% 0.0% 0.9%
Hispanic 2.3% 1.5% 4.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.6% 0.6% 0.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.7% 0.8% 11.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 47.1% 46.6% 44.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 36.0% 34.9% 39.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.0% 11.7% 5.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 6,076 1,050,493
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 51.5 7
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.2% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 19.5% 31.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 33.5% 27.1%
65 OR OLDER 23.2% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 2,621 419,975
Single Parent Households With Children 9.1% 8.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.8% 93.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 33.9% 30.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.8% 7.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.8% 12.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.0% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.7% 19.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 22.0% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.6% 16.8%
$15,000 or less 11.0% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,880 $3,345,720 64.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $292 $166,148 3.2%
Staff $274 $155,906 3.0%
General Administration $260 $147,940 2.8%
School Administration $313 $178,097 3.4%
Operation $475 $270,275 5.2%
Transportation $620 $352,780 6.8%
Other $248 $141,112 2.7%
Total Support $2,482 $1,412,258 27.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $768 $436,992 8.4%
Total Expenditures $9,130 $5,194,970 100.0%
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%