Lewis & Clark School

  • Lewis & Clark School serves 475 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lewis & Clark 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 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Asian and American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Lewis & Clark School's student population of 475 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students475 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lewis & Clark School is ranked within the top 10% of all 718 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Lewis & Clark School is 0.21, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall Testing Rank#54 out of 718 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
4%
11%
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Asian
5%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lewis & Clark School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Montana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
5%
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Black
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lewis & Clark School and the percentage of Black public school students in Montana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
89%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.210.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lewis & Clark School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Montana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMissoula Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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