225 North 5th Street
Hamilton, MT 59840
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Washington School serves 236 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 22% (majority American Indian).

School Overview

Washington School's student population of 236 students has grown by 28% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-1
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
236 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Washington School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MT)
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
7%
5%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
87%
78%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.24
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-1
  • Students: 236 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.24 (Top 50% in MT)

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