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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there is 1 public middle school managed by Polson Elem School District serving 524 students in Polson, Montana.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Montana state average of 21%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is more than the state average of 14:1.

Polson Elem School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Polson Polson Middle School
    1602 2nd Street West
    Polson, MT 59860
    (406)883-6335

    Grades: 5-8 | 524 students

Overview

School District NamePolson Elem School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,151 students
# of Teachers79 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students556 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students595 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.53
# of American Indian Students441 students
% American Indian Students
38%
# of Asian Students5 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students19 students
% Hispanic Students
2%
# of Black Students14 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students661 students
% White Students
57%
# of Hawaiian Students10 students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
# of Two or more races Students1 students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:8
# of Students in Kindergarten:114
# of Students in 1st Grade:97
# of Students in 2nd Grade:136
# of Students in 3rd Grade:148
# of Students in 4th Grade:124
# of Students in 5th Grade:153
# of Students in 6th Grade:110
# of Students in 7th Grade:122
# of Students in 8th Grade:139
# of Students in 9th Grade: -
# of Students in 10th Grade: -
# of Students in 11th Grade: -
# of Students in 12th Grade: -
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Polson Elem School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 262 school districts in Montana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of % has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Polson 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 2016-17 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 Polson 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 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,462 in this school district is less than the state average of $15,452. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,921 is less than the state average of $15,019. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MT)
Total Revenue$12 MM$2 MM
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Spending$12 MM$2 MM
This chart display total spending of Polson Elem School District and average spending for each school distric in MT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,462$15,452
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Polson Elem School District and average revenue per public school student in MT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,921$15,019
This chart display average spending per public school student in Polson Elem School District and average spending per public school student in MT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Polson Elem School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.53, which is higher than the Montana average of 0.20. The most diverse school in the district is Cherry Valley School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Montana or national school diversity statistics.