East Helena Elementary School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public elementary schools serving 1,241 students in East Helena Elementary School District. The top ranked public elementary schools in East Helena Elementary School District are Radley Elementary School, East Valley Middle School and Eastgate School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public elementary schools in East Helena Elementary School District have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Montana public elementary school average of 43%), and reading proficiency score of 59% (versus the 51% statewide average). This district's average elementary testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public elementary schools in Montana.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is less than the Montana public elementary school average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Overview

School District NameEast Helena Elementary School District
School District Websitehttp://www.ehps.k12.mt.us
School District Phone Number(406) 227-7700
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MT)
# of Schools3 Schools499 Schools
# of Students1,241 Students95,896 Students
# of Teachers74 Teachers6,648 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1

District Comparison

East Helena Elementary School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 262 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
#128 out of 350 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of East Helena Elementary  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East Helena 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)
48%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East Helena 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 Score
0.240.38
# of American Indian Students65 Students10,793 Students
% American Indian Students
5%
11%
# of Asian Students8 Students660 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# of Hispanic Students55 Students4,649 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
5%
# of Black Students7 Students763 Students
% Black Students
n/a
1%
# of White Students1,077 Students74,840 Students
% White Students
87%
78%
# of Hawaiian Students8 Students224 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# of Two or more races Students21 Students3,967 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:18943
# of Students in Kindergarten:14411,711
# of Students in 1st Grade:13311,414
# of Students in 2nd Grade:13311,153
# of Students in 3rd Grade:13711,569
# of Students in 4th Grade:12911,982
# of Students in 5th Grade:14211,729
# of Students in 6th Grade:13911,819
# of Students in 7th Grade:1356,751
# of Students in 8th Grade:1316,738
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 26
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 19
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 18
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 24
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $9,106 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 $8,839 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$11 MM$2 MM
This chart display total revenue of East Helena 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$11 MM$2 MM
This chart display total spending of East Helena 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$9,106$16,845
This chart display average revenue per public school student in East Helena 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$8,839$16,673
This chart display average spending per public school student in East Helena 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.

East Helena Elementary School District Public Elementary Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Radley Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    226 E Clinton
    East Helena, MT 59635
    (406) 227-7710

    Grades: 2-5 | 541 students
  • Rank: #22.
    East Valley Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    401 E Kalispell
    East Helena, MT 59635
    (406) 227-7740

    Grades: 6-8 | 405 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Eastgate School
    4010 Gradestake
    East Helena, MT 59635
    (406) 227-7770

    Grades: PK-1 | 295 students
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