Mckinley School

Mckinley School serves 315 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MT average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the state average of 20%.
Mckinley School operates within the Billings Elementary School District.

School Overview

The student population of 315 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 315 students
Mckinley School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Mckinley School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Mckinley School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Mckinley School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.20. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Mckinley School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
14%
11%
Mckinley School American Indian Students (1994-2014)
Asian
3%
1%
Mckinley School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
10%
4%
Mckinley School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
62%
80%
Mckinley School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
11%
3%
Mckinley School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.58 0.20
Mckinley School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
58%
34%
Mckinley School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
7%
Mckinley School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Billings Elementary School District's student population of 11,244 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,347 in this district is less than the state average of $15,305. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,434 is less than the state average of $14,876. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Billings Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
2
Number of Students Managed 11,244 105
Billings Elementary School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $88 MM $2 MM
Billings Elementary School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $89 MM $2 MM
Billings Elementary School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,347 $15,305
Billings Elementary School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,434 $14,876
Billings Elementary School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Billings Senior High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Riverside Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Broadwater School (0.8 miles away)
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  • BillingsBillings Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1726 students
    0.5 miles
    425 Grand Ave
    BillingsMT 59101
    (406)281-5400
    0.59-121726
  • BillingsBroadwater School
    Grades: PK-5 | 356 students
    0.8 miles
    415 Broadwater
    BillingsMT 59102
    (406)281-6207
    0.8PK-5356
  • BillingsHighland School
    Grades: PK-6 | 302 students
    0.9 miles
    729 Parkhill
    BillingsMT 59102
    (406)281-6211
    0.9PK-6302
  • BillingsOrchard School
    Grades: PK-5 | 401 students
    1.3 miles
    120 Jackson St
    BillingsMT 59101
    (406)281-6216
    1.3PK-5401
  • BillingsRiverside Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 560 students
    1.4 miles
    3700 Madison Ave
    BillingsMT 59101
    (406)281-6000
    1.46-8560

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