Willow Creek 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
407 Main
Willow Creek, MT 59760
Phone
(406) 285-6991
District
WILLOW CREEK ELEM
County
GALLATIN COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
38
Classroom Teachers
5

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Montana

7

(10 is best)

Better than 60.5% of MT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Willow Creek School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 75 47
Proficiency in Reading 75 49
Proficiency in Math 75 45

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 25 45
Proficiency in Reading 25 51
Proficiency in Math 25 39

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 8.19
AVG FOR DISTRICT 8.14
AVG FOR STATE 13.99
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 6 15.8%
Grade 1 7 18.4%
Grade 2 3 7.9%
Grade 3 5 13.2%
Grade 4 4 10.5%
Grade 5 8 21.1%
Grade 6 5 13.2%
Total 38 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 94.7% 91.8% 81.6%
Black 0.0% 0.0% 0.9%
Hispanic 5.3% 8.2% 4.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.0% 0.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 11.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 76.3% 71.4% 29.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 52.6% 46.9% 23.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 23.7% 24.5% 6.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 346 1,062,305
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3.8 7
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.9% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.0% 18.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 17.6% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 38.7% 26.6%
65 OR OLDER 16.8% 17.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 156 423,240
Single Parent Households With Children 14.7% 7.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.8% 93.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 24.6% 31.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.1% 8.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 3.2% 12.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 16.7% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 30.1% 19.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.8% 19.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 19.2% 16.2%
$15,000 or less 1.9% 11.7%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,545 $375,980 63.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $68 $2,992 0.5%
Staff $0 $0 0.0%
General Administration $1,227 $53,988 9.1%
School Administration $0 $0 0.0%
Operation $932 $41,008 6.9%
Transportation $523 $23,012 3.9%
Other $909 $39,996 6.7%
Total Support $3,659 $160,996 27.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,273 $56,012 9.4%
Total Expenditures $13,477 $592,988 100.0%
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%