Hawthorne School

  • Hawthorne School serves 197 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • 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 55-59% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 21%.

School Overview

  • Hawthorne School's student population of 197 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students197 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hawthorne School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hawthorne School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.20. 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#89 out of 573 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
3%
11%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
4%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
90%
79%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hawthorne School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score0.190.20
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHelena Elem School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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