Libby Elementary School

101 Ski Road
Libby, MT 59923
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Libby Elementary School serves 644 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Libby Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (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 50% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 644 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

School Overview

Libby Elementary School's student population of 644 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
644 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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School Rankings

Libby Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Libby Elementary School is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MT)
Overall Testing Rank
#324 out of 707 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
12:1
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American Indian
2%
11%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
4%
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
89%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.21
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Libby Elementary School's ranking?
Libby Elementary School is ranked #324 out of 707 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Montana.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% MT state average), while 50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% MT state average).
How many students attend Libby Elementary School?
644 students attend Libby Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
89% of Libby Elementary School students are White, 4% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Libby Elementary School?
Libby Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Montana state average of 12:1.
What grades does Libby Elementary School offer ?
Libby Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6
What school district is Libby Elementary School part of?
Libby Elementary School is part of Libby K-12 Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 644 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

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