Sacajawea School

  • Sacajawea School serves 450 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (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 64% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 21%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Sacajawea School's student population of 450 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students450 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sacajawea School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sacajawea School is 0.32, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.21. 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#87 out of 573 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sacajawea School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Montana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:114:1
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American Indian
5%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
4%
4%
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Black
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sacajawea School and the percentage of Black public school students in Montana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
82%
79%
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Two or more races
9%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sacajawea School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score0.320.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sacajawea School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Montana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreat Falls Elem School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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