School Details

West Yellowstone School

411 North Geyser, West Yellowstone, MT 59758
(406) 646-7617
5

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-6 142 students 13 students/teacher (MT avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

47%
47%
69%
94%
94%
85%

Criterion-Referenced Test (CRT)

In 2010-2011 Montana used the Criterion-Referenced Test (CRT) to assess students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in reading and math and grades 4, 8, and 10 in Science. The CRT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Montana. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • West Yellowstone K-12 School District average
  • Montana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

46%
46%
68%
96%
96%
83%
69%
69%
70%

Criterion-Referenced Test (CRT)

In 2010-2011 Montana used the Criterion-Referenced Test (CRT) to assess students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in reading and math and grades 4, 8, and 10 in Science. The CRT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Montana. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • West Yellowstone K-12 School District average
  • Montana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

71%
71%
70%
94%
94%
85%

Criterion-Referenced Test (CRT)

In 2010-2011 Montana used the Criterion-Referenced Test (CRT) to assess students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in reading and math and grades 4, 8, and 10 in Science. The CRT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Montana. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • West Yellowstone K-12 School District average
  • Montana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

46%
46%
65%
92%
92%
86%

Criterion-Referenced Test (CRT)

In 2010-2011 Montana used the Criterion-Referenced Test (CRT) to assess students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in reading and math and grades 4, 8, and 10 in Science. The CRT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Montana. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • West Yellowstone K-12 School District average
  • Montana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

West Yellowstone School is a public middle school in West Yellowstone. 142 students go to West Yellowstone School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 37% of the 142 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at West Yellowstone School is 13:1. West Yellowstone 7-8 is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Theater drama

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross country
  • Football
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 76% 79%
Hispanic 20% 17%
Black, non-Hispanic 1% 1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Multiracial 1% 2%
Asian 0.7% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 37% 36%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    The superintendent is ruining the school....morale at an all time low. Best staff and teachers quitting. Scores sinking.

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Overall score

(based on 2 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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