Missoula Elementary School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 12 public schools in Missoula Elementary School District, serving 5,322 students. Missoula Elementary School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Montana.
Public schools in Missoula Elementary School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Montana public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 50% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Montana.
The top ranked public schools in Missoula Elementary School District are Hawthorne School, Cold Springs School and Rattlesnake Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is less 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 NameMissoula Elementary School District
School District Websitehttp://www.mcps.k12.mt.us
School District Phone Number(406) 728-2400
School District Grades OfferedPK - 08
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MT)
# of Schools12 Schools824 Schools
# of Students5,322 Students147,122 Students
# of Teachers332 Teachers10,494 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1

District Comparison

Missoula Elementary School District, which is ranked within the top 20% 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
#37 out of 350 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Missoula Elementary  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Missoula 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)
52%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Missoula 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
0.280.37
# of American Indian Students372 Students16,705 Students
% American Indian Students
7%
11%
# of Asian Students135 Students1,123 Students
% Asian Students
3%
1%
# of Hispanic Students180 Students6,836 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
5%
# of Black Students116 Students1,264 Students
% Black Students
2%
1%
# of White Students4,505 Students115,493 Students
% White Students
85%
78%
# of Hawaiian Students14 Students335 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Studentsn/a5,365 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:6943
# of Students in Kindergarten:62111,711
# of Students in 1st Grade:57411,414
# of Students in 2nd Grade:59611,153
# of Students in 3rd Grade:63211,569
# of Students in 4th Grade:62011,982
# of Students in 5th Grade:59711,729
# of Students in 6th Grade:61311,819
# of Students in 7th Grade:52211,250
# of Students in 8th Grade:54111,233
# 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 $10,781 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 $12,567 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$57 MM$2 MM
This chart display total revenue of Missoula 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$67 MM$2 MM
This chart display total spending of Missoula 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$10,781$16,845
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Missoula 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$12,567$16,673
This chart display average spending per public school student in Missoula 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.

Missoula Elementary School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Hawthorne School Math: 70% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2835 South 3rd West
    Missoula, MT 59801
    (406) 542-4025

    Grades: PK-5 | 371 students
  • Cold Springs School Math: 65% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2625 Briggs Street
    Missoula, MT 59801
    (406) 542-4010

    Grades: PK-5 | 486 students
  • Rattlesnake Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1220 Pineview Drive
    Missoula, MT 59801
    (406) 542-4050

    Grades: PK-5 | 482 students
  • Lewis & Clark School Math: 59% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2901 Park
    Missoula, MT 59801
    (406) 542-4035

    Grades: PK-5 | 475 students
  • Chief Charlo School Math: 57% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    5600 Longview Dr
    Missoula, MT 59801
    (406) 542-4005

    Grades: PK-5 | 446 students
  • Washington Middle School Math: 52% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    645 West Central Ave
    Missoula, MT 59801
    (406) 542-4085

    Grades: 6-8 | 656 students
  • Paxson School Math: 57% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    101 Evans
    Missoula, MT 59801
    (406) 542-4055

    Grades: PK-5 | 452 students
  • Meadow Hill Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    4210 Reserve
    Missoula, MT 59801
    (406) 542-4045

    Grades: 6-8 | 506 students
  • Porter Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2510 Central Avenue
    Missoula, MT 59801
    (406) 542-4060

    Grades: 6-8 | 514 students
  • Lowell School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1200 Sherwood
    Missoula, MT 59801
    (406) 542-4040

    Grades: PK-5 | 287 students
  • Russell School Math: 46% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3216 Russell Street
    Missoula, MT 59801
    (406) 542-4080

    Grades: PK-5 | 374 students
  • Franklin School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1901 South 10th West
    Missoula, MT 59801
    (406) 542-4020

    Grades: PK-5 | 273 students
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