Lavina School

  • Lavina School serves 35 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Montana state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-79% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Montana state average of 21%.

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School Overview

  • Lavina School's student population of 35 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students35 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lavina School's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has increased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lavina School is 0.38, which is more 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#318 out of 573 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:114:1
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American Indian
2%
11%
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Hispanic
9%
4%
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White
78%
79%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
9%
3%
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Diversity Score0.380.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLavina K-12 s 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
  • Lavina Lavina 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 11 students
    0.0 miles
    214 1st St East
    Lavina, MT 59046
    (406)636-2761
    0.0 7-8 11
  • Lavina Lavina High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 28 students
    0.0 miles
    214 1st St East
    Lavina, MT 59046
    (406)636-2761
    0.0 9-12 28
  • Broadview Broadview 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 18 students
    13.5 miles
    13935 1st Street
    Broadview, MT 59015
    (406)667-2337
    13.5 7-8 18
  • Broadview Broadview High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 45 students
    13.5 miles
    13935 1st Street
    Broadview, MT 59015
    (406)667-2337
    13.5 9-12 45
  • Broadview Broadview School
    Grades: PK-8 | 76 students
    13.5 miles
    13935 1st Street
    Broadview, MT 59015
    (406)667-2337
    13.5 PK-8 76

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