Montana City School

  • Montana City School serves 308 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Montana City 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 15:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

Montana City School places among the top 20% of public schools in Montana for:

School Overview

  • Montana City School's student population of 308 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students308 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Montana City 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 Montana City School is 0.13, 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#60 out of 718 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
American Indian
n/a
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
93%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.130.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontana City Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Clancy Montana City Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 168 students
    0.0 miles
    11 Mcclellan Creek Road
    Clancy, MT 59634
    (406) 442-6779
    0.0 6-8 168
  • East Helena Radley Elementary School
    Grades: 2-5 | 541 students
    3.8 miles
    226 E Clinton
    East Helena, MT 59635
    (406) 227-7710
    3.8 2-5 541
  • East Helena East Valley Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 405 students
    4.0 miles
    401 E Kalispell
    East Helena, MT 59635
    (406) 227-7740
    4.0 6-8 405
  • East Helena Eastgate School
    Grades: PK-1 | 295 students
    4.3 miles
    4010 Gradestake
    East Helena, MT 59635
    (406) 227-7770
    4.3 PK-1 295
  • Helena Smith School
    Grades: PK-5 | 320 students
    4.5 miles
    2320 5th Avenue
    Helena, MT 59601
    (406) 324-1530
    4.5 PK-5 320

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