Poly Drive School

2410 Poly Drive
Billings, MT 59101
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 308 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Poly Drive School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 35%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Montana state average of 46%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 308 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • : Top 50% in MT
  • : 50-54% (Top 10%)
  • : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Poly Drive School's student population of 308 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
308 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

Poly Drive School ranks within the top 50% of all 722 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Poly Drive School is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MT)
#278 out of 722 schools
(Top 50%)
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50-54%
35%
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45-49%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
12:1
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American Indian
5%
11%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
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
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.34
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Poly Drive School's ranking?
Poly Drive School is ranked #278 out of 722 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Montana.
What schools are Poly Drive School often compared to?
Poly Drive Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Rose Park School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 35% MT state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MT state average).
How many students attend Poly Drive School?
308 students attend Poly Drive School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
81% of Poly Drive School students are White, 7% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are American Indian, 5% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Poly Drive School?
Poly Drive School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Montana state average of 12:1.
What grades does Poly Drive School offer ?
Poly Drive School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Poly Drive School part of?
Poly Drive School is part of Billings Elem School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 308 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 50-54% (Top 10%)
  • : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MT Dept. of Education

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