Alberton School

306 Railroad Ave
Alberton, MT 59820
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Alberton School serves 83 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Alberton School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11-19% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 83 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Alberton School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Montana for:

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School Overview

Alberton School's student population of 83 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
83 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

Alberton School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 707 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Alberton School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MT)
Overall Testing Rank
#669 out of 707 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
7%
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
93%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
25%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alberton School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Montana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Alberton School's ranking?
Alberton School is ranked #669 out of 707 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Montana.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
11-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% MT state average), while 11-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% MT state average).
How many students attend Alberton School?
83 students attend Alberton School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
93% of Alberton School students are White, and 7% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Alberton School?
Alberton School has a student ration of 8:1, which is lower than the Montana state average of 12:1.
What grades does Alberton School offer ?
Alberton School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6
What school district is Alberton School part of?
Alberton School is part of Alberton K-12 Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 83 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

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