4495 Montana 35
Kalispell, MT 59901
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Creston School serves 103 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Creston 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 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-79% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-79% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Creston School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Montana for:

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School Overview

Creston School's student population of 103 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
103 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

Creston School is ranked within the top 5% of all 715 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Creston School is 0.27, which is less 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#10 out of 715 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
11%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
12%
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
85%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 103 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70-79% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-79% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.27

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