811 W Alderson St
Bozeman, MT 59771
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Irving School serves 219 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Irving School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (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 55-59% (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 33% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is higher than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 219 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Irving School's student population of 219 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
219 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Irving School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Irving School is 0.53, which is more 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
#173 out of 707 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
11%
11%
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Asian
5%
1%
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Hispanic
10%
5%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
67%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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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 Irving School's ranking?

Irving School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Montana for: Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%) and Most diverse schools (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

45-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% MT state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% MT state average).

How many students attend Irving School?

219 students attend Irving School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

67% of Irving School students are White, 11% of students are American Indian, 10% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Asian, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Irving School?

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

What grades does Irving School offer ?

Irving School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5

What school district is Irving School part of?

Irving School is part of Bozeman Elementary School District.

School Reviews

5   1/6/2023
This school is BEYOND exceptional! The interaction between staff and students goes beyond anything I ever expected.
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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 219 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

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