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  • For the 2021 school year, there are 28 public schools in Billings Elementary School District, serving 11,294 students. Billings Elementary School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Montana.
  • Public schools in Billings Elementary School District have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Montana public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 50% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Montana.
  • The top ranked public schools in Billings Elementary School District are Arrowhead School, Central Heights School and Meadowlark School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Montana public school average of 21% (majority American Indian).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the Montana public school average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NameBillings Elementary School District
School District Websitehttp://www.billingsschools.org
School District Phone Number(406) 281-5000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 08
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MT)
# of Schools28 Schools824 Schools
# of Students11,294 Students147,122 Students
# of Teachers722 Teachers10,494 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1

District Comparison

  • Billings Elementary School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 350 school districts in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MT)
Overall Testing Rank#186 out of 350 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Billings Elementary  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Billings 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Billings 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 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.440.37
# of American Indian Students760 Students16,705 Students
% American Indian Students
7%
11%
# of Asian Students55 Students1,123 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# of Hispanic Students1,026 Students6,836 Students
% Hispanic Students
9%
5%
# of Black Students137 Students1,264 Students
% Black Students
1%
1%
# of White Students8,336 Students115,493 Students
% White Students
74%
78%
# of Hawaiian Students45 Students335 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students935 Students5,365 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 943
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,21911,711
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,22311,414
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,22411,153
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,21711,569
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,27011,982
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,30011,729
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,26111,819
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,27511,250
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,30511,233
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 11,309
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 10,939
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 10,392
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 9,679
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,683 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,845. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,309 is less than the state median of $16,673. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MT)
Total Revenue$121 MM$2 MM
This chart display total revenue of Billings Elementary  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$139 MM$2 MM
This chart display total spending of Billings Elementary  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,683$16,845
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Billings Elementary  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,309$16,673
This chart display average spending per public school student in Billings Elementary  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Billings Elementary School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Arrowhead School Math: 62% | Reading: 63%
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2510 38th Street West
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6201

    Grades: PK-5 | 434 students
  • Central Heights School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    120 Lexington
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6209

    Grades: PK-6 | 267 students
  • Meadowlark School Math: 61% | Reading: 57%
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    221 29th Street West
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6213

    Grades: PK-6 | 493 students
  • Poly Drive School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2410 Poly Drive
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6217

    Grades: PK-6 | 342 students
  • Boulder School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2202 32nd Street West
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6206

    Grades: PK-6 | 428 students
  • Sandstone School Math: 49% | Reading: 51%
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1440 Nutter Blvd
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6220

    Grades: PK-5 | 404 students
  • Ben Steele Middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 50%
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5640 Grand Avenue
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 601-1600

    Grades: 6-8 | 745 students
  • Alkali Creek School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    681 Alkali Creek Road
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6200

    Grades: PK-5 | 334 students
  • Rose Park School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1812 19th Street West
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6219

    Grades: PK-6 | 255 students
  • Bitterroot School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1801 Bench Blvd
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6205

    Grades: PK-5 | 369 students
  • Burlington School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2135 Lewis Avenue
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6208

    Grades: PK-6 | 227 students
  • Will James Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 42%
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1200 30th Street West
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6100

    Grades: 6-8 | 522 students
  • Castle Rock Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 45%
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1441 Governors Blvd
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-5800

    Grades: 6-8 | 582 students
  • Lewis & Clark Middle School Math: 36% | Reading: 42%
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1315 Lewis Avenue
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-5900

    Grades: 6-8 | 768 students
  • Eagle Cliffs Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1201 Kootenai
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6210

    Grades: PK-5 | 374 students
  • Highland School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    729 Parkhill
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6211

    Grades: PK-6 | 292 students
  • Miles Avenue School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1601 Miles Avenue
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6214

    Grades: PK-6 | 267 students
  • Broadwater School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    415 Broadwater
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6207

    Grades: PK-5 | 373 students
  • Beartooth School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1345 Elaine Street
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6202

    Grades: PK-5 | 385 students
  • Medicine Crow Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 34%
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    900 Barrett Road
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-8600

    Grades: 6-8 | 704 students
  • Big Sky Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3231 Granger Avenue East
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6204

    Grades: PK-6 | 407 students
  • Mckinley School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    820 North 31st Street
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6212

    Grades: PK-5 | 263 students
  • Washington School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1044 Cook Avenue
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6221

    Grades: PK-6 | 296 students
  • Bench School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    505 Milton Road
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6203

    Grades: PK-5 | 385 students
  • Ponderosa School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4188 King Avenue East
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6218

    Grades: PK-6 | 269 students
  • Riverside Middle School Math: 21% | Reading: 31%
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3700 Madison Avenue
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6000

    Grades: 6-8 | 520 students
  • Newman School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    605 South Billings Blvd
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6215

    Grades: PK-6 | 222 students
  • Orchard School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 6-9%
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    120 Jackson Street
    Billings, MT 59101
    (406) 281-6216

    Grades: PK-5 | 367 students
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