Harlem Elementary School

  • Harlem Elementary School serves 351 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Montana state average of 21%.

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School Overview

  • Harlem Elementary School's student population of 351 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students351 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harlem Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Harlem Elementary School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall School Rank#317 out of 573 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
94%
11%
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Hispanic
4%
4%
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White
1%
79%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Harlem Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score0.120.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Harlem Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Montana by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarlem Elem School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Harlem Harlem 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 102 students
    0.4 miles
    610 1st Ave Se
    Harlem, MT 59526
    (406)353-2287
    0.4 7-8 102
  • Harlem Harlem High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 144 students
    0.4 miles
    610 1st Ave Se
    Harlem, MT 59526
    (406)353-2287
    0.4 9-12 144
  • Harlem North Harlem Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 10 students
    4.1 miles
    755 Hillcrest Road
    Harlem, MT 59526
    (406)353-2800
    4.1 PK-8 10
  • Zurich Zurich School
    Grades: PK-8 | 23 students
    11.9 miles
    265 Park Road
    Zurich, MT 59547
    (406)357-4164
    11.9 PK-8 23
  • Chinook Cleveland School
    Grades: PK-8 | 5 students
    24.6 miles
    Highway 240 (25 Mile, South Of
    Chinook, MT 59523
    (406)357-2018
    24.6 PK-8 5

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