Helena High School

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This school is rated about average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform about average on state tests, and more information about this school can be found below.
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Academics
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Test scores
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Test scores at this school are about the same as the state average, though still below the top-performing schools in the state. Because test scores in some states are so low, many students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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Subject
% Proficient
Science
49%
State avg: 46%
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College readiness
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AP course participation
14%
State avg: 17%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
<1%
State avg: 72%
SAT/ACT participation rate
58%
State avg: 40%
Equity
Environment
Students
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White
88%
American Indian/Alaska Native
6%
Hispanic
3%
Black
2%
Two or more races
1%
Asian
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
17 :1
State avg: 11 :1
Students per counselor
380 :1
State avg: 296 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
83%
State avg: 89%
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Last modified: June 28, 2017
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