Meadowlark School



Meadowlark School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Meadowlark School Students by Grade
PK 164
K 113
1 53
2 62
3 60
4 56
5 69
6 65
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Meadowlark School is a public elementary school located in Billings, MT in the Billings Elementary School District. It enrolls 642 students in grades 1st through 12th. Meadowlark School is the 3rd largest public school in Montana and the 10,599th largest nationally. It has 17.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 642
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 37.18
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,599th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Montana: 3rd out of 425
Student/Teacher Rank in Montana: 376th out of 424
Full Time Teacher Rank in Montana: 3rd out of 424

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Meadowlark School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 360
(56%)
5,026
(51%)
 Female 282
(44%)
4,852
(49%)

Meadowlark School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 520
(81%)
7,536
(76%)
 Hispanic 48
(7%)
875
(9%)
 American Indian 38
(6%)
686
(7%)
 Two or More 25
(4%)
540
(5%)
 Black 5
(1%)
134
(1%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
78
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
29
(0%)

Meadowlark School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 494
(77%)
5,899
(60%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 117
(18%)
3,213
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 31
(5%)
766
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 342 ranked schools in Montana, Meadowlark School is ranked 96th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Meadowlark School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (23.1%) is significantly lower than the state average of 46.2%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Meadowlark School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 500
2006 517
2007 392
2008 532
2009 522
2010 579
2011 604
2012 642

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.7
2006 15.7
2007 11.6
2008 14.7
2009 12.5
2010 14.8
2011 16.1
2012 17.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.186
2006 0.20502901353965
2007 0.29591836734694
2008 0.25563909774436
2009 0.29501915708812
2010 0.28842832469775
2011 0.28145695364238
2012 0.23052959501558

Compare Meadowlark School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,339.2% 13.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,730.0% 17.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 23.1%
 
State Average 46.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Meadowlark School
Billings, MT
Public PK - 06 642 17.3:1  
Trinity Lutheran School
Billings, MT
Private PK - 08 212 18:1 1 miles
Mt Olive Lutheran School
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Private PK - 05 100 6:1 1 miles
Will James Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 612 16.9:1 1 miles
Grace Montessori Academy
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Private PK - 06 96 7:1 1 miles
Central Heights School
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Public PK - 06 387 17.1:1 1 miles
Billings Montessori School
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Private PK - 02 76 2:1 2 miles
St Francis Intermediate School
Billings, MT
Private 03 - 05 170 11:1 2 miles
Shiloh Christian Academy
Billings, MT
Private PK - KG 70 2:1 2 miles
New Day
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Private 01 - 12 70 10:1 2 miles
Miles Avenue School
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Public PK - 06 334 17:1 2 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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