107 8th Avenue West
Polson, MT 59860
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Cherry Valley School serves 249 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-1
  • Students: 249 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

School Overview

Cherry Valley School's student population of 249 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students
249 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Cherry Valley School is 0.54, which is more 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1
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American Indian
44%
11%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
5%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
52%
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
0.54
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-1
  • Students: 249 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

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