2835 South 3rd West
Missoula, MT 59801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Hawthorne School serves 385 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Hawthorne School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 385 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Hawthorne School's student population of 385 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
385 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Hawthorne School is ranked within the top 10% of all 707 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Hawthorne School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MT)
Overall Testing Rank
#56 out of 707 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
12%
11%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
5%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
79%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.36
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
8%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hawthorne School's ranking?
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% MT state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% MT state average).

How many students attend Hawthorne School?

385 students attend Hawthorne School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

79% of Hawthorne School students are White, 12% of students are American Indian, 5% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Hawthorne School?

Hawthorne School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Montana state average of 12:1.

What grades does Hawthorne School offer ?

Hawthorne School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5

What school district is Hawthorne School part of?

Hawthorne School is part of Missoula Elementary School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 385 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

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