Bigfork Elementary School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 574 students in Bigfork Elementary School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Montana.
Public Schools in Bigfork Elementary School District have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Montana public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 62% (versus the 50% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Bigfork Elementary School District are Bigfork Elementary School and Bigfork 7-8. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Bigfork Elementary School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Montana.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Montana public school average of 21% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Bigfork Elementary School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 08
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MT)
# Schools
2 Schools
825 Schools
# Students
574 Students
147,122 Students
# Teachers
37 Teachers
10,494 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Bigfork Elementary School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 344 school districts in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MT)
Overall District Rank
#109 out of 349 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Bigfork Elementary  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bigfork Elementary  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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bigfork Elementary  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 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.21
0.37
# American Indian Students
5 Students
16,705 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
11%
# Asian Students
3 Students
1,123 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# Hispanic Students
39 Students
6,836 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
5%
# Black Students
6 Students
1,264 Students
% Black Students
1%
1%
# White Students
508 Students
115,493 Students
% White Students
88%
78%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
335 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
13 Students
5,365 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
943
# Students in K Grade:
75
11,711
# Students in 1st Grade:
63
11,414
# Students in 2nd Grade:
58
11,153
# Students in 3rd Grade:
60
11,569
# Students in 4th Grade:
62
11,982
# Students in 5th Grade:
62
11,729
# Students in 6th Grade:
60
11,819
# Students in 7th Grade:
68
11,250
# Students in 8th Grade:
66
11,233
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
11,309
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
10,939
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
10,392
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
9,679
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,636 in this school district is less than the state median of $17,300. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,476 is less than the state median of $17,245. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MT)
Total Revenue
$6 MM
$2 MM
This chart display total revenue of Bigfork Elementary  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$6 MM
$2 MM
This chart display total spending of Bigfork Elementary  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,636
$17,300
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Bigfork Elementary  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,476
$17,245
This chart display average spending per public school student in Bigfork Elementary  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MT by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Bigfork Elementary School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Bigfork Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
600 Commerce St
Bigfork, MT 59911
(406) 837-7412
Grades: PK-6
| 440 students
Rank: #22.
Bigfork 7-8
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
600 Commerce St
Bigfork, MT 59911
(406) 837-7412
Grades: 7-8
| 134 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 08
  • Students: 574 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 42%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.21

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