110 3rd Ave Sw
Harlem, MT 59526
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Harlem Elementary School serves 337 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Harlem Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

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Harlem Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Montana for:

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School Overview

Harlem Elementary School's student population of 337 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
337 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Harlem Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 715 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Harlem Elementary School is 0.15, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MT)
Overall Testing Rank
#439 out of 715 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
12:1
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American Indian
92%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
4%
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
White
3%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (08-09)
10%
10%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 337 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.15 (Btm 50%)

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