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

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School Overview

Address
1119 2nd Street W
Kalispell, MT 59901
Phone
(406) 751-3737
District
KALISPELL ELEM
County
FLATHEAD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
432
Classroom Teachers
24

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Montana

10

(10 is best)

Better than 91.2% of MT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Lillian Peterson School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 75 50
Proficiency in Reading 82 49
Proficiency in Math 67 50

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 70 48
Proficiency in Reading 72 49
Proficiency in Math 67 46

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 72 48
Proficiency in Reading 77 54
Proficiency in Math 67 43

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 18.00
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.99
AVG FOR STATE 13.94
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 78 18.1%
Grade 1 59 13.7%
Grade 2 78 18.1%
Grade 3 72 16.7%
Grade 4 72 16.7%
Grade 5 73 16.9%
Total 432 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 91.2% 90.2% 81.5%
Black 1.4% 1.2% 0.9%
Hispanic 2.3% 2.9% 4.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.4% 2.1% 0.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 3.7% 3.6% 12.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 63.6% 45.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 60.5% 39.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 3.1% 5.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 30,375 1,050,493
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 740.4 7
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.4% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.8% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.0% 31.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.4% 27.1%
65 OR OLDER 16.3% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 12,134 419,975
Single Parent Households With Children 8.3% 8.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.3% 93.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 28.7% 30.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.8% 7.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.5% 12.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.3% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.3% 19.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.7% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.0% 16.8%
$15,000 or less 12.3% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,021 $18,424,260 53.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,237 $3,785,220 11.0%
Staff $323 $988,380 2.9%
General Administration $207 $633,420 1.8%
School Administration $530 $1,621,800 4.7%
Operation $706 $2,160,360 6.3%
Transportation $395 $1,208,700 3.5%
Other $76 $232,560 0.7%
Total Support $3,475 $10,633,500 30.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,767 $5,407,020 15.7%
Total Expenditures $11,263 $34,464,780 100.0%
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%