Cayuse Prairie 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
897 Lake Blaine Road
Kalispell, MT 59901
Phone
(406) 756-4560
District
CAYUSE PRAIRIE ELEM
County
FLATHEAD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
189
Classroom Teachers
13

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Montana

5

(10 is best)

Better than 49.0% of MT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Cayuse Prairie School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 62 50
Proficiency in Reading 75 49
Proficiency in Math 49 50

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 59 48
Proficiency in Reading 69 49
Proficiency in Math 49 46

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 28 48
Proficiency in Reading 25 54
Proficiency in Math 30 43

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 30 45
Proficiency in Reading 30 49
Proficiency in Math 30 41

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.95
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.99
AVG FOR STATE 13.94
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 21 11.1%
Grade 1 30 15.9%
Grade 2 33 17.5%
Grade 3 27 14.3%
Grade 4 28 14.8%
Grade 5 22 11.6%
Grade 6 28 14.8%
Total 189 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 95.7% 95.8% 81.5%
Black 0.5% 0.4% 0.9%
Hispanic 0.0% 0.4% 4.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.5% 0.8% 0.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 3.2% 2.5% 12.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 30.7% 30.4% 45.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 24.9% 25.0% 39.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.8% 5.4% 5.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 2,475 1,062,305
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 47.1 7
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.8% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.7% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 25.3% 31.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 35.2% 27.1%
65 OR OLDER 16.0% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 942 424,697
Single Parent Households With Children 7.5% 8.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.3% 93.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 27.5% 30.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.3% 7.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.4% 12.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 16.3% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.4% 19.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.5% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.9% 16.8%
$15,000 or less 10.1% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,804 $1,421,980 62.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $233 $57,085 2.5%
Staff $376 $92,120 4.0%
General Administration $755 $184,975 8.1%
School Administration $0 $0 0.0%
Operation $792 $194,040 8.5%
Transportation $633 $155,085 6.8%
Other $184 $45,080 2.0%
Total Support $2,971 $727,895 31.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $567 $138,915 6.1%
Total Expenditures $9,343 $2,289,035 100.0%
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%