2204 Fox Farm Road
Great Falls, MT 59403
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Meadow Lark School serves 510 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Meadow Lark School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 81% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Meadow Lark School's student population of 510 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
510 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Meadow Lark School is ranked within the top 1% of all 715 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Meadow Lark School is 0.29, 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 Data
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State Level (MT)
Overall Testing Rank
#6 out of 715 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
12:1
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American Indian
4%
11%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
4%
5%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
84%
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
0.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 510 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 76% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.29 (Top 30%)

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