Morning Star School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
830 Arnold St
Bozeman, MT 59715
Phone
(406) 522-6500
District
BOZEMAN ELEM
County
GALLATIN COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
497
Classroom Teachers
27

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Montana

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.7% of MT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Morning Star School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 87 50
Proficiency in Reading 87 49
Proficiency in Math 87 50

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 80 48
Proficiency in Reading 82 49
Proficiency in Math 77 46

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 85 48
Proficiency in Reading 92 54
Proficiency in Math 77 43

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 18.61
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.54
AVG FOR STATE 13.94
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 1 0.2%
Kindergarten 78 15.7%
Grade 1 82 16.5%
Grade 2 80 16.1%
Grade 3 88 17.7%
Grade 4 82 16.5%
Grade 5 86 17.3%
Total 497 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 94.4% 90.5% 81.5%
Black 0.4% 0.9% 0.9%
Hispanic 3.3% 5.2% 4.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.5% 1.5% 0.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 1.9% 12.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 5.0% 17.6% 45.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.4% 14.1% 39.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.6% 3.5% 5.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 59,786 1,050,493
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 220.1 7
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.2% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.8% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 46.0% 31.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 20.7% 27.1%
65 OR OLDER 10.4% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 24,574 419,975
Single Parent Households With Children 5.5% 8.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 98.1% 93.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 57.1% 30.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 11.7% 7.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.6% 12.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.9% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.1% 19.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.7% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.5% 16.8%
$15,000 or less 12.5% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,552 $25,139,456 52.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $965 $4,369,520 9.1%
Staff $551 $2,494,928 5.2%
General Administration $159 $719,952 1.5%
School Administration $578 $2,617,184 5.4%
Operation $761 $3,445,808 7.1%
Transportation $360 $1,630,080 3.4%
Other $244 $1,104,832 2.3%
Total Support $3,618 $16,382,304 33.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,486 $6,728,608 13.9%
Total Expenditures $10,656 $48,250,368 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,611 $970,381,380 52.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $641 $94,132,561 5.1%
Staff $409 $60,015,637 3.2%
General Administration $353 $51,760,480 2.8%
School Administration $608 $89,259,700 4.8%
Operation $1,115 $163,682,155 8.8%
Transportation $521 $76,422,586 4.1%
Other $305 $44,820,513 2.4%
Total Support $3,952 $580,102,912 31.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,064 $303,023,043 16.3%
Total Expenditures $12,627 $1,853,503,127 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%