Saco School

  • Saco School serves 28 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (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 60-79% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 21%.

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School Overview

  • Saco School's student population of 28 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students28 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall School Rank#318 out of 573 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
11%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
97%
79%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Saco School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score0.060.20
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
21%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSaco Elem School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hinsdale Hinsdale School
    Grades: PK-6 | 39 students
    12.8 miles
    600 North Montana
    Hinsdale, MT 59241
    (406)364-2314
    12.8 PK-6 39
  • Whitewater Whitewater School
    Grades: PK-5 | 27 students
    24.6 miles
    1 Main Street
    Whitewater, MT 59544
    (406)674-5417
    24.6 PK-5 27
  • Malta Malta K-5
    Grades: PK-5 | 245 students
    25.2 miles
    706 South 3rd Avenue East
    Malta, MT 59538
    (406)654-2320
    25.2 PK-5 245
  • Malta Malta 6-7-8
    Grades: 6-8 | 113 students
    25.6 miles
    1 High School Lane
    Malta, MT 59538
    (406)654-2225
    25.6 6-8 113
  • Malta Malta High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 146 students
    25.6 miles
    1 High School Lane
    Malta, MT 59538
    (406)654-2002
    25.6 9-12 146

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