Laurel Elementary School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public schools in Laurel Elementary School District, serving 1,431 students. Laurel Elementary School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Montana.
Public schools in Laurel Elementary School District have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the Montana public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 50% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Montana.
The top ranked public schools in Laurel Elementary School District are Fred W Graff School, Laurel Middle School and West School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Montana public school average of 21% (majority American Indian).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the Montana public school average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NameLaurel Elementary School District
School District Websitehttp://www.laurel.k12.mt.us
School District Phone Number(406) 628-8623
School District Grades OfferedPK - 08
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MT)
# of Schools3 Schools824 Schools
# of Students1,431 Students147,122 Students
# of Teachers85 Teachers10,494 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1

District Comparison

Laurel 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
#245 out of 350 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Laurel Elementary  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Laurel 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)
31%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Laurel 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
0.200.37
# of American Indian Students38 Students16,705 Students
% American Indian Students
3%
11%
# of Asian Students5 Students1,123 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# of Hispanic Students74 Students6,836 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
5%
# of Black Students8 Students1,264 Students
% Black Students
1%
1%
# of White Students1,276 Students115,493 Students
% White Students
89%
78%
# of Hawaiian Students3 Students335 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students27 Students5,365 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 943
# of Students in Kindergarten:14211,711
# of Students in 1st Grade:16211,414
# of Students in 2nd Grade:15711,153
# of Students in 3rd Grade:12611,569
# of Students in 4th Grade:15211,982
# of Students in 5th Grade:17611,729
# of Students in 6th Grade:18611,819
# of Students in 7th Grade:17811,250
# of Students in 8th Grade:15211,233
# 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 $8,933 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 $9,124 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$13 MM$2 MM
This chart display total revenue of Laurel 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$13 MM$2 MM
This chart display total spending of Laurel 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$8,933$16,845
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Laurel 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$9,124$16,673
This chart display average spending per public school student in Laurel 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.

Laurel Elementary School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Fred W Graff School Math: 48% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    417 East Sixth St
    Laurel, MT 59044
    (406) 628-6916

    Grades: 3-4 | 278 students
  • Laurel Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    725 Washington Avenue
    Laurel, MT 59044
    (406) 628-6919

    Grades: 5-8 | 692 students
  • West School
    502 Eighth Avenue
    Laurel, MT 59044
    (406) 628-6914

    Grades: PK-2 | 461 students
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