Hellgate High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,494
College Readiness Index
24.3
Math Proficiency
3.0
Reading Proficiency
3.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,272 Students
  • 88 Teachers

Hellgate High School
900 SOUTH HIGGINS
MISSOULA, MT 59801

Phone: (406) 728-2402

District: Missoula County Public Schools

Overview

Hellgate High School is ranked 4th within Montana. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Hellgate High School is 28 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 9 percent. Hellgate High School is 1 of 4 high schools in the Missoula County Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1494
State Rank
#4

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,272
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 9%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 36%
Full-Time Teachers 88

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 90%
Proficient in Math 67%
College Readiness Index 24.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Small City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 4
Total Students 3,634
Proficient in Reading (district average) 88%
Proficient in Math (district average) 64%
College Readiness (district average) 14.6

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