Cold Springs School

  • Cold Springs School serves 486 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (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 71% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Cold Springs School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Cold Springs School's student population of 486 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students486 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cold Springs 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 Cold Springs School is 0.22, 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#35 out of 718 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:114:1
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American Indian
5%
11%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
4%
5%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
88%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.220.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMissoula Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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