Polaris School

4210 Pioneer Mnt Scenic Byway
Dillon, MT 59725
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Polaris School serves 5 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.

School Overview

  • Polaris School's student population of 5 students has grown by 66% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students5 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Polaris School
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Polaris School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Polaris School's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has increased from 3:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Polaris School is 0.00, which is less 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--
Student : Teacher Ratio5:114:1
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White
100%
79%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Polaris School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Scoren/a0.20
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
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 Polaris School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Montana by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePolaris Elem School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jackson Jackson School
    Grades: PK-8 | 4 students
    13.9 miles
    415 Jardine
    Jackson, MT 59736
    (406)834-3138
    13.9 PK-8 4
  • Glen Reichle School
    Grades: PK-8 | 23 students
    22.4 miles
    6715 Schoolhouse Rd
    Glen, MT 59732
    (406)835-2281
    22.4 PK-8 23
  • Wisdom Wisdom School
    Grades: PK-8 | 13 students
    23.5 miles
    408 Elm Street
    Wisdom, MT 59761
    (406)689-3227
    23.5 PK-8 13
  • Dillon Grant School
    Grades: PK-8 | 3 students
    24.8 miles
    11700 Hwy 324
    Dillon, MT 59725
    (406)681-3143
    24.8 PK-8 3
  • Dillon Beaverhead Co High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 326 students
    25.8 miles
    104 North Pacific Street
    Dillon, MT 59725
    (406)683-2361
    25.8 9-12 326

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