Deer Park School

  • Deer Park School serves 134 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 75-79% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Deer Park School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Deer Park School's student population of 134 students has grown by 59% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 42% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students134 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Deer Park School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Deer Park School is 0.04, 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#54 out of 718 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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%
White
98%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.040.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDeer Park Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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  • Columbia Falls Deer Park 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 21 students
    0.0 miles
    2105 Middle Road
    Columbia Falls, MT 59912
    (406) 892-5388
    0.0 7-8 21
  • Kalispell Helena Flats 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 44 students
    4.4 miles
    1000 Helena Flats Road
    Kalispell, MT 59901
    (406) 257-2301
    4.4 7-8 44
  • Kalispell Helena Flats School
    Grades: PK-6 | 206 students
    4.4 miles
    1000 Helena Flats Road
    Kalispell, MT 59901
    (406) 257-2301
    4.4 PK-6 206
  • Kalispell Cayuse Prairie 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 53 students
    5.0 miles
    897 Lake Blaine Road
    Kalispell, MT 59901
    (406) 756-4560
    5.0 7-8 53
  • Kalispell Cayuse Prairie School
    Grades: PK-6 | 193 students
    5.0 miles
    897 Lake Blaine Road
    Kalispell, MT 59901
    (406) 756-4560
    5.0 PK-6 193

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