1220 Pineview Drive
Missoula, MT 59801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Rattlesnake Elementary School serves 449 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Rattlesnake Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

Rattlesnake Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Montana for:

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School Overview

Rattlesnake Elementary School's student population of 449 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
449 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Rattlesnake Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 715 schools in Montana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Rattlesnake Elementary School is 0.17, 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.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MT)
Overall Testing Rank
#17 out of 715 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
12:1
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American Indian
2%
11%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
4%
5%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
91%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.17
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 449 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.17

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