Garfield School

415 East Boulevard
Lewistown, MT 59457
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Garfield School serves 205 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

School Overview

Garfield School's student population of 205 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students205 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Garfield School is 0.27, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
50-54%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
55-59%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
1%
11%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
8%
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
85%
78%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.270.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLewistown Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Garfield School is Fergus High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lewistown 7-8 (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Highland Park School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lewistown Highland Park School
    Grades: 2-4 | 281 students
    0.8 miles
    1312 7th Avenue North
    Lewistown, MT 59457
    (406) 535-2555
    0.8 2-4 281
  • Lewistown Lewistown 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 155 students
    0.8 miles
    914 West Main
    Lewistown, MT 59457
    (406) 535-5419
    0.8 7-8 155
  • Lewistown Fergus High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 348 students
    0.9 miles
    1001 Casino Creek Drive
    Lewistown, MT 59457
    (406) 535-2321
    0.9 9-12 348
  • Lewistown Lewis & Clark School
    Grades: 5-6 | 190 students
    1.2 miles
    212 Crystal Drive
    Lewistown, MT 59457
    (406) 535-2811
    1.2 5-6 190
  • Lewistown King Colony School
    Grades: PK-8 | 9 students
    9.8 miles
    2370 King Colony Rd
    Lewistown, MT 59457
    (406) 538-9702
    9.8 PK-8 9

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