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Whitefish Middle 5-8 School

Serves grades 5 - 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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
600 East Second Street
Whitefish, MT 59937
Phone
(406) 862-8650
District
WHITEFISH ELEM
County
FLATHEAD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
586
Classroom Teachers
40

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Montana

8

(10 is best)

Better than 74.7% of MT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Whitefish Middle 5-8 School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 5

80 60 40 20 0
62%
47%
72%
54%
52%
41%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

80 60 40 20 0
55%
45%
67%
51%
42%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

80 60 40 20 0
65%
47%
72%
52%
57%
41%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

80 60 40 20 0
52%
43%
67%
48%
37%
37%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
14
14
13
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 5 134 22.9%
Grade 6 156 26.6%
Grade 7 161 27.5%
Grade 8 135 23.0%
Total 586 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 97.0% 96.8% 81.1%
Black 0.0% 0.1% 0.8%
Hispanic 1.8% 2.2% 5.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.5% 0.4% 0.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 0.5% 11.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED 0.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED 0.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED 0.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 13,980 1,084,225
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 45.5 7
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.0% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 13.1% 18.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.2% 31.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.9% 25.7%
65 OR OLDER 20.8% 18.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 5,930 436,048
Single Parent Households With Children 3.9% 7.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.8% 94.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 50.6% 33.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 17.1% 10.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.4% 13.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.0% 12.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.8% 19.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.8% 18.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.4% 14.9%
$15,000 or less 8.4% 10.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,071 $7,910,513 30.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $952 $1,240,456 4.8%
Staff $590 $768,770 3.0%
General Administration $252 $328,356 1.3%
School Administration $641 $835,223 3.3%
Operation $722 $940,766 3.7%
Transportation $475 $618,925 2.4%
Other $189 $246,267 1.0%
Total Support $3,820 $4,977,460 19.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $9,751 $12,705,553 49.6%
Total Expenditures $19,642 $25,593,526 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,149 $1,038,434,545 48.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $721 $104,781,687 4.9%
Staff $440 $63,890,429 3.0%
General Administration $366 $53,112,042 2.5%
School Administration $669 $97,187,753 4.5%
Operation $1,195 $173,609,838 8.1%
Transportation $581 $84,433,239 4.0%
Other $338 $49,095,085 2.3%
Total Support $4,310 $626,092,135 29.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,255 $472,856,214 22.1%
Total Expenditures $14,715 $2,137,390,083 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%