Cascade School

  • Cascade School serves 148 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Cascade School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Cascade School's student population of 148 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students148 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cascade School is ranked within the top 5% of all 718 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Cascade School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall Testing Rank#34 out of 718 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
American Indian
n/a
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
95%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.100.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCascade Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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  • Cascade Cascade 7-8
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    0.0 miles
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    (406) 468-2267
    0.0 7-8 41
  • Cascade Cascade High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 89 students
    0.0 miles
    321 Central Ave W
    Cascade, MT 59421
    (406) 468-2267
    0.0 9-12 89
  • Ulm Fairhaven Colony
    Grades: PK-8 | 33 students
    9.8 miles
    9 Miles Sw Of Ulm
    Ulm, MT 59485
    (406) 866-3313
    9.8 PK-8 33
  • Simms Cascade Colony School
    Grades: PK-8 | 16 students
    12.8 miles
    508 Birdtail Road
    Simms, MT 59477
    (406) 264-5104
    12.8 PK-8 16
  • Ulm Ulm 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 10 students
    14.6 miles
    6 Ulm Vaughn Road
    Ulm, MT 59485
    (406) 866-3313
    14.6 7-8 10

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