Creston School

  • Creston School serves 87 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-79% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-89% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Creston School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Creston School's student population of 87 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students87 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Creston School is ranked within the top 1% of all 717 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Creston School is 0.11, 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 School Rank (16-17)#4 out of 717 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
11%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
94%
78%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.110.37
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCreston Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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