Pine Butte Elementary School

  • Pine Butte Elementary School serves 269 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Montana state average of 21%.

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School Overview

  • Pine Butte Elementary School's student population of 269 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students269 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pine Butte Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pine Butte Elementary School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.20. 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#499 out of 573 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pine Butte Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Montana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
38%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
5%
4%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
52%
79%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pine Butte Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score0.590.20
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pine Butte Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Montana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColstrip Elem School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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