Broadwater School

  • Broadwater School serves 267 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 21%.

School Overview

  • Broadwater School's student population of 267 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students267 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Broadwater School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Broadwater School is 0.24, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.20. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall School Rank#112 out of 573 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
2%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
6%
4%
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Black
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Broadwater School and the percentage of Black public school students in Montana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
87%
79%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Broadwater School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score0.240.20
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHelena Elem School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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  • Helena Hawthorne School
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  • Helena Four Georgians School
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    1.0 miles
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  • Helena Central School
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    1.1 miles
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    Helena, MT 59601
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