Russell School

  • Russell School serves 273 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 21%.

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School Overview

  • Russell School's student population of 273 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students273 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Russell School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Russell School is 0.22, 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#31 out of 573 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
7%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
4%
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Black
3%
1%
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White
88%
79%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Russell School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score0.220.20
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
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 Russell School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Montana by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKalispell Elem School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • Kalispell Elrod School
    Grades: PK-5 | 323 students
    0.8 miles
    412 3rd Avenue W
    Kalispell, MT 59901
    (406)751-3700
    0.8 PK-5 323
  • Kalispell Lillian Peterson School
    Grades: PK-5 | 432 students
    0.9 miles
    1119 2nd Street W
    Kalispell, MT 59901
    (406)751-3737
    0.9 PK-5 432
  • Kalispell Flathead High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1492 students
    1.0 miles
    644 4th Avenue West
    Kalispell, MT 59901
    (406)751-3500
    1.0 9-12 1492
  • Kalispell Kalispell Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1038 students
    1.0 miles
    205 Nw Lane
    Kalispell, MT 59901
    (406)751-3800
    1.0 6-8 1038
  • Kalispell Cornelius Hedges School
    Grades: PK-5 | 384 students
    1.2 miles
    827 4th Avenue E
    Kalispell, MT 59901
    (406)751-4090
    1.2 PK-5 384

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