Whittier School

  • Whittier School serves 304 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (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 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 21%.

School Overview

  • Whittier School's student population of 304 students has grown by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students304 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Whittier School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Whittier School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. 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#346 out of 573 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
1%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
10%
4%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
81%
79%
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Two or more races
8%
3%
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Diversity Score0.330.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBozeman Elem School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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