Morning Star School

  • Morning Star School serves 497 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 81% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 87% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 21%.

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School Overview

  • Morning Star School's student population of 497 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students497 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Morning Star School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Morning Star School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall School Rank#12 out of 573 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
11%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
4%
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White
92%
79%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.150.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Morning Star School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Montana by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBozeman Elem School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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