Gardiner School

  • Gardiner School serves 77 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-69% (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 70-79% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Gardiner School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% 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

  • Gardiner School's student population of 77 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students77 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gardiner 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 Gardiner School is 0.24, 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#20 out of 718 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:114:1
American Indian
n/a
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
6%
5%
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Black
3%
1%
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White
87%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.240.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGardiner Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gardiner Gardiner 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 25 students
    0.0 miles
    510 Stone Street
    Gardiner, MT 59030
    (406) 848-7563
    0.0 7-8 25
  • Gardiner Gardiner High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 66 students
    0.0 miles
    510 Stone Street
    Gardiner, MT 59030
    (406) 848-7261
    0.0 9-12 66
  • Pray Arrowhead 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 8 students
    25.9 miles
    1489 East River Rd
    Pray, MT 59065
    (406) 333-4359
    25.9 7-8 8
  • Pray Arrowhead School
    Grades: PK-6 | 54 students
    25.9 miles
    1489 East River Rd
    Pray, MT 59065
    (406) 333-4359
    25.9 PK-6 54
  • Big Sky Lone Peak High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 101 students
    29.8 miles
    45465 Gallatin Rd-30, Miles S.
    Big Sky, MT 59716
    (406) 995-4281
    29.8 9-12 101

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