Thompson Falls Elem School District

307 3rd Ave West
Thompson Falls , MT 59873
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Grades: PK - 08
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 270 students in Thompson Falls Elem School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Montana.
Public Schools in Thompson Falls Elem School District have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Montana public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 50% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Thompson Falls Elem School District are Thompson Falls Elementary School and Thompson Falls 7-8. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Thompson Falls Elem School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Montana.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less 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
270 Students
145,329 Students
# Teachers
21 Teachers
10,884 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Thompson Falls Elem School District, which is ranked within the top 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
#162 out of 349 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Thompson Falls Elem  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Thompson Falls 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)
50-54%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Thompson Falls 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
0.23
0.38
# American Indian Students
3 Students
16,096 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
11%
# Asian Students
n/a
1,054 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
12 Students
7,810 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
5%
# Black Students
n/a
1,113 Students
% Black Students
n/a
1%
# White Students
237 Students
112,795 Students
% White Students
88%
78%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
290 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
18 Students
6,169 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
320
# Students in K Grade:
30
11,670
# Students in 1st Grade:
29
10,943
# Students in 2nd Grade:
28
10,815
# Students in 3rd Grade:
31
10,838
# Students in 4th Grade:
27
11,066
# Students in 5th Grade:
22
10,964
# Students in 6th Grade:
32
11,502
# Students in 7th Grade:
30
11,900
# Students in 8th Grade:
41
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 $14,281 in this school district is less than the state median of $17,073. The school district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,433 is less than the state median of $16,964. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MT)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$4 MM
$2 MM
This chart display total revenue of Thompson Falls 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)
$4 MM
$2 MM
This chart display total spending of Thompson Falls 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
$14,281
$17,073
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Thompson Falls 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
$14,433
$16,964
This chart display average spending per public school student in Thompson Falls 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 Thompson Falls Elem School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Thompson Falls Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
315 Columbia
Thompson Falls, MT 59873
(406) 827-3592
Grades: PK-6
| 199 students
Rank: #22.
Thompson Falls 7-8
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
306 Haley
Thompson Falls, MT 59873
(406) 827-3593
Grades: 7-8
| 71 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 2
  • Enrollment: 270 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

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