Polson High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,530
College Readiness Index
23.8
Math Proficiency
2.9
Reading Proficiency
3.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 517 Students
  • 34 Teachers

Polson High School
1712 2ND ST WEST
POLSON, MT 59860

Phone: (406) 883-6351

District: Polson H S

Overview

Polson High School is ranked 5th within Montana. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Polson High School is 36 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 36 percent. Polson High School is the only high school in the Polson H S.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1530
State Rank
#5

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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 517
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 36%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 38%
Full-Time Teachers 34

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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 86%
Proficient in Math 66%
College Readiness Index 23.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Remote Town
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 1
Total Students 517
Proficient in Reading (district average) 86%
Proficient in Math (district average) 66%
College Readiness (district average) 23.8

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