Harlem Elem School District

610 1st Ave SE
Harlem , MT 59526 - 0339
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Grades: PK - 08

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2022 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 453 students in Harlem 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 Harlem Elem School District have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Montana public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 50% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Harlem Elem School District are Harlem Elementary School and Harlem 7-8. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Harlem Elem School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Montana.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Montana public school average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MT)
# Schools
2 Schools
830 Schools
# Students
453 Students
145,329 Students
# Teachers
38 Teachers
10,884 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Harlem Elem School District, which is ranked within the bottom 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MT)
Overall District Rank
#243 out of 349 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Harlem Elem  School District, with the latest 2018-19 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 Harlem 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Harlem 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 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.15
0.38
# American Indian Students
417 Students
16,096 Students
% American Indian Students
92%
11%
# Asian Students
1 Student
1,054 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
19 Students
7,810 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
5%
# Black Students
n/a
1,113 Students
% Black Students
n/a
1%
# White Students
7 Students
112,795 Students
% White Students
2%
78%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
290 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
9 Students
6,169 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
320
# Students in K Grade:
45
11,670
# Students in 1st Grade:
58
10,943
# Students in 2nd Grade:
46
10,815
# Students in 3rd Grade:
55
10,838
# Students in 4th Grade:
52
11,066
# Students in 5th Grade:
42
10,964
# Students in 6th Grade:
53
11,502
# Students in 7th Grade:
52
11,900
# Students in 8th Grade:
50
11,636
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
11,969
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
11,206
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
10,661
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
9,839
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,300 in this school district is less than the state median of $17,073. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,159 is less than the state median of $16,964. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MT)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$7 MM
$2 MM
This chart display total revenue of Harlem Elem  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MT by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$6 MM
$2 MM
This chart display total spending of Harlem Elem  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MT by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,300
$17,073
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Harlem Elem  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,159
$16,964
This chart display average spending per public school student in Harlem Elem  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Harlem Elem School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Harlem Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
110 3rd Ave Sw
Harlem, MT 59526
(406) 353-2258
Grades: PK-6
| 351 students
Rank: #22.
Harlem 7-8
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
610 1st Ave Se
Harlem, MT 59526
(406) 353-2287
Grades: 7-8
| 102 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • District size: 2
  • Enrollment: 453 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

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