Cayuse Prairie School

  • Cayuse Prairie School serves 193 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (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 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Cayuse Prairie School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

Cayuse Prairie School places among the top 20% of public schools in Montana for:

School Overview

  • Cayuse Prairie School's student population of 193 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students193 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cayuse Prairie School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Cayuse Prairie School is 0.19, 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#114 out of 718 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
American Indian
n/a
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
90%
78%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.190.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCayuse Prairie Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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  • Kalispell Cayuse Prairie 7-8
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    0.0 miles
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    (406) 756-4560
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  • Kalispell Creston School
    Grades: PK-6 | 87 students
    2.6 miles
    4495 Montana 35
    Kalispell, MT 59901
    (406) 755-2859
    2.6 PK-6 87
  • Columbia Falls Deer Park 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 21 students
    5.0 miles
    2105 Middle Road
    Columbia Falls, MT 59912
    (406) 892-5388
    5.0 7-8 21
  • Columbia Falls Deer Park School
    Grades: PK-6 | 134 students
    5.0 miles
    2105 Middle Road
    Columbia Falls, MT 59912
    (406) 892-5388
    5.0 PK-6 134
  • Kalispell Fair-mont-egan 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 32 students
    5.1 miles
    797 Fairmont Road
    Kalispell, MT 59901
    (406) 755-7072
    5.1 7-8 32

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