Potomac School



Potomac School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Potomac School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 11
1 5
2 10
3 21
4 7
5 10
6 12
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Potomac School is a public elementary school located in Bonner, MT in the Potomac Elementary School District. It enrolls 76 students in grades 1st through 12th. Potomac School is the 242nd largest public school in Montana and the 53,963rd largest nationally. It has 11.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 76
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 6.45
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 53,963rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Montana: 242nd out of 426
Student/Teacher Rank in Montana: 180th out of 425
Full Time Teacher Rank in Montana: 266th out of 425

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Potomac School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 40
(53%)
40
(53%)
 Female 36
(47%)
36
(47%)

Potomac School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 66
(87%)
66
(87%)
 Hispanic 8
(11%)
8
(11%)
 Two or More 2
(3%)
2
(3%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Potomac School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 36
(47%)
36
(47%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 28
(37%)
28
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 12
(16%)
12
(16%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 316 ranked schools in Montana, Potomac School is ranked 217th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Potomac School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (52.6%) is slightly higher than the state average of 51.2%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Potomac School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 72
2006 81
2007 85
2008 89
2009 92
2010 78
2011 73
2012 79
2013 76
2014 69
2015 76

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10
2006 10.8
2007 12
2008 12.2
2009 12.2
2010 10.1
2011 12
2012 12.6
2013 12.9
2014 10.4
2015 11.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.27777777777778
2006 0.2716049382716
2007 0.24705882352941
2008 0.32584269662921
2009 0.42391304347826
2010 0.44871794871795
2011 0.41095890410959
2012 0.40506329113924
2013 0.48684210526316
2014 0.43478260869565
2015 0.52631578947368

Compare Potomac School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,180.0% 11.8:1
 
1,371.6% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.2%
 
This School 52.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Potomac School
Bonner, MT
Public PK - 06 76 11.8:1  
Clinton School
Clinton, MT
Public PK - 06 139 13.1:1 10 miles
Bonner School
Bonner, MT
Public PK - 06 285 15.3:1 14 miles
Seeley Lake Elementary
Seeley Lake, MT
Public PK - 06 134 13.9:1 21 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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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