Poly Drive School

  • Poly Drive School serves 342 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Poly Drive School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

Poly Drive School places among the top 20% of public schools in Montana for:

School Overview

  • Poly Drive School's student population of 342 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students342 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Poly Drive School is ranked within the top 20% of all 718 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Poly Drive School is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall Testing Rank#101 out of 718 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
5%
11%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
4%
5%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
81%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score0.340.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBillings Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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  • Billings Will James Middle School
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