Darby School

Serves grades PK - 6

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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
209 School Drive
Darby, MT 59829
Phone
(406) 821-3643
District
DARBY K-12 SCHOOLS
County
RAVALLI COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
201
Classroom Teachers
14

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Montana

1

(10 is best)

Better than 5.3% of MT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

Darby School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 30 50
Proficiency in Reading 30 49
Proficiency in Math 30 50

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 20 48
Proficiency in Reading 10 49
Proficiency in Math 30 46

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 20 48
Proficiency in Reading 30 54
Proficiency in Math 10 43

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 10 45
Proficiency in Reading 10 49
Proficiency in Math 10 41

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.08
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.96
AVG FOR STATE 13.94
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 6 3.0%
Kindergarten 26 12.9%
Grade 1 33 16.4%
Grade 2 30 14.9%
Grade 3 26 12.9%
Grade 4 31 15.4%
Grade 5 26 12.9%
Grade 6 23 11.4%
Total 201 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 95.9% 95.8% 81.5%
Black 0.0% 0.3% 0.9%
Hispanic 2.0% 2.3% 4.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.3% 0.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 2.0% 1.4% 12.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 71.0% 45.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 69.3% 39.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 1.7% 5.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 3,488 1,050,493
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2.7 7
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 1.3% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 10.2% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 17.3% 31.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 42.8% 27.1%
65 OR OLDER 28.4% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,545 419,975
Single Parent Households With Children 3.0% 8.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.1% 93.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 20.6% 30.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.1% 7.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.4% 12.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.3% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.7% 19.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 26.3% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 23.1% 16.8%
$15,000 or less 11.1% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $14,734 $4,921,156 72.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $192 $64,128 0.9%
Staff $260 $86,840 1.3%
General Administration $608 $203,072 3.0%
School Administration $766 $255,844 3.8%
Operation $1,527 $510,018 7.6%
Transportation $889 $296,926 4.4%
Other $246 $82,164 1.2%
Total Support $4,488 $1,498,992 22.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $988 $329,992 4.9%
Total Expenditures $20,210 $6,750,140 100.0%
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%