190 First Street East
Turner, MT 59542
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Turner School serves 34 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Turner School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Montana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Montana state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Montana state average of 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

School Overview

Turner School's student population of 34 students has declined by 29% over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
34 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
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School Rankings

Turner School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Turner School is 0.06, 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
#400 out of 715 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
12:1
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American Indian
3%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
5%
Black
n/a
1%
White
97%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.06
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
21%
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-6
  • Students: 34 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.06

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