Creston 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: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
4495 Montana 35
Kalispell, MT 59901
Phone
(406) 755-2859
District
CRESTON ELEM
County
FLATHEAD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
101
Classroom Teachers
9

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Montana

9

(10 is best)

Better than 86.9% of MT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Creston School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

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

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 59 47
Proficiency in Reading 69 49
Proficiency in Math 49 45

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 50 47
Proficiency in Reading 75 54
Proficiency in Math 25 40

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 75 45
Proficiency in Reading 75 51
Proficiency in Math 75 39

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 10.98
AVG FOR DISTRICT 10.98
AVG FOR STATE 13.99
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 9 8.9%
Grade 1 16 15.8%
Grade 2 19 18.8%
Grade 3 15 14.9%
Grade 4 11 10.9%
Grade 5 20 19.8%
Grade 6 11 10.9%
Total 101 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 94.1% 94.1% 81.6%
Black 0.0% 0.0% 0.9%
Hispanic 5.0% 5.0% 4.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.0% 1.0% 0.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 11.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 29.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 23.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 6.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 1,114 1,062,305
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 68.8 7
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.6% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.0% 18.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 20.0% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.7% 26.6%
65 OR OLDER 23.7% 17.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 421 423,240
Single Parent Households With Children 5.5% 7.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.1% 93.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 31.9% 31.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 11.6% 8.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.4% 12.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.3% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 22.6% 19.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 23.8% 19.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.6% 16.2%
$15,000 or less 4.8% 11.7%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,281 $506,976 64.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $31 $2,976 0.4%
Staff $198 $19,008 2.4%
General Administration $73 $7,008 0.9%
School Administration $823 $79,008 10.1%
Operation $427 $40,992 5.2%
Transportation $396 $38,016 4.8%
Other $542 $52,032 6.6%
Total Support $2,490 $239,040 30.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $406 $38,976 5.0%
Total Expenditures $8,177 $784,992 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,522 $965,665,892 52.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $657 $97,213,465 5.2%
Staff $393 $58,197,300 3.1%
General Administration $348 $51,552,658 2.8%
School Administration $601 $88,958,364 4.8%
Operation $1,102 $163,126,420 8.8%
Transportation $523 $77,390,262 4.2%
Other $306 $45,293,842 2.4%
Total Support $3,929 $581,757,831 31.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,074 $307,152,026 16.6%
Total Expenditures $12,525 $1,854,576,037 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%