1489 East River Rd
Pray, MT 59065
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Arrowhead School serves 55 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Arrowhead 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Montana state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 55 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

School Overview

Arrowhead School's student population of 55 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
55 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
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School Rankings

Arrowhead School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 715 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Arrowhead School is 0.30, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MT)
Overall Testing Rank
#485 out of 715 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
4%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
83%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.30
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Arrowhead School often compared to?

Arrowhead Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Gardiner School, East Side School by visitors of our site.

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

21-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% MT state average), while 40-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 50% MT state average).

How many students attend Arrowhead School?

55 students attend Arrowhead School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

83% of Arrowhead School students are White, 11% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are American Indian, and 2% of students are Hispanic.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Arrowhead School?

Arrowhead School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Montana state average of 12:1.

What grades does Arrowhead School offer ?

Arrowhead School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6

What school district is Arrowhead School part of?

Arrowhead School is part of Arrowhead Elementary School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 55 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

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