O D Speer School
- O D Speer School's student population of 327 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
- The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-6|
|Total Students||327 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||24 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- O D Speer School is ranked within the top 50% of all 718 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (MT)|
|Overall Testing Rank||#359 out of 718 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||14:1||14:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Deer Lodge Elementary School District|
Nearby Public Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Deer Lodge E F Duvall 7-8 Grades: 7-8 | 90 students
444 Montana Avenue
Deer Lodge, MT 59722
(406) 846-1684 0.0 7-8 90
- Garrison Garrison School Grades: PK-6 | 15 students
33 School House Rd
Garrison, MT 59731
(406) 846-1043 9.5 PK-6 15
- Avon Avon School Grades: PK-8 | 16 students
603 Main Street E.
Avon, MT 59713
(406) 492-6191 15.5 PK-8 16
- Gold Creek Gold Creek School Grades: PK-8 | 9 students
825 Gold Creek Rd
Gold Creek, MT 59733
(406) 288-3560 15.9 PK-8 9
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