Ashland Elem School District

8 Old Mission Road
Ashland, MT 59003
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Ashland Elem School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Montana for:

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 82 students in Ashland Elem School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Montana.
Public Schools in Ashland Elem School District have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the Montana public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 47% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Montana public school average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MT)
# Schools
2 Schools
833 Schools
# Students
82 Students
149,290 Students
# Teachers
11 Teachers
11,113 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
7:1

District Rank

Ashland Elem School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 338 school districts in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MT)
Overall District Rank
#320 out of 340 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Ashland Elem  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ashland Elem  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ashland Elem  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.25
0.38
# American Indian Students
71 Students
15,994 Students
% American Indian Students
87%
11%
# Asian Students
n/a
1,025 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
3 Students
8,352 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
5%
# Black Students
n/a
1,102 Students
% Black Students
n/a
1%
# White Students
6 Students
115,913 Students
% White Students
7%
78%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
283 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
2 Students
6,620 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
419
# Students in K Grade:
17
12,862
# Students in 1st Grade:
13
11,175
# Students in 2nd Grade:
9
11,224
# Students in 3rd Grade:
8
11,162
# Students in 4th Grade:
8
11,204
# Students in 5th Grade:
10
11,403
# Students in 6th Grade:
9
11,228
# Students in 7th Grade:
4
11,740
# Students in 8th Grade:
4
12,102
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
12,173
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
11,749
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
10,745
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
10,104
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $34,866 is higher than the state median of $15,306. The school district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $39,293 is higher than the state median of $15,395. The school district spending/student has grown by 17% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MT)
Total Revenue
$3 MM
$2,285 MM
This chart display total revenue of Ashland Elem  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$3 MM
$2,298 MM
This chart display total spending of Ashland Elem  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$34,866
$15,306
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Ashland Elem  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$39,293
$15,395
This chart display average spending per public school student in Ashland Elem  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MT by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Ashland Elem School District Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Ashland 7-8
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8 Old Mission Road
Ashland, MT 59003
(406) 784-2568
Grades: 7-8
| 8 students
Rank: #22.
Ashland School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
8 Old Mission Road
Ashland, MT 59003
(406) 784-2568
Grades: PK-6
| 74 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Ashland Elem School District?
Ashland Elem School District manages 2 public schools serving 82 students.
What is the rank of Ashland Elem School District?
Ashland Elem School District is ranked #250 out of 338 school districts in Montana (bottom 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Montana school districts for: Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Ashland Elem School District?
87% of Ashland Elem School District students are American Indian, 7% of students are White, 4% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Ashland Elem School District?
Ashland Elem School District has a student/teacher ratio of 7:1, which is lower than the Montana state average of 13:1.
What is Ashland Elem School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $39,293 is higher than the state median of $15,395. The school district spending/student has grown by 17% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 2 schools
  • Grades: PK-08
  • Enrollment: 82 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

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