Fort Benton School



Fort Benton School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Fort Benton School Students by Grade
PK 6
K 24
1 18
2 21
3 21
4 19
5 24
6 23
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Fort Benton School is a public elementary school located in Fort Benton, MT in the Fort Benton Elementary School District. It enrolls 156 students in grades 1st through 12th. Fort Benton School is the 186th largest public school in Montana and the 50,619th largest nationally. It has 14.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 156
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 11
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 50,619th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Montana: 186th out of 426
Student/Teacher Rank in Montana: 271st out of 425
Full Time Teacher Rank in Montana: 190th out of 425

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Fort Benton School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 84
(54%)
84
(54%)
 Female 72
(46%)
72
(46%)

Fort Benton School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 145
(93%)
145
(93%)
 Two or More 5
(3%)
5
(3%)
 Hispanic 3
(2%)
3
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Asian 1
(1%)
1
(1%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Fort Benton School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 97
(62%)
97
(62%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 47
(30%)
47
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 12
(8%)
12
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 316 ranked schools in Montana, Fort Benton School is ranked 186th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Fort Benton School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 51.2%. 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.

Fort Benton School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 129
2006 132
2007 131
2008 142
2009 134
2010 148
2011 141
2012 139
2013 153
2014 162
2015 156

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.6
2006 13.5
2007 13.4
2008 14.3
2009 12.2
2010 12.9
2011 13
2012 13.4
2013 14.7
2014 15.2
2015 14.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.47286821705426
2006 0.46212121212121
2007 0.55725190839695
2008 0.52816901408451
2009 0.55223880597015
2010 0.51351351351351
2011 0.39716312056738
2012 0.26618705035971
2013 0.32679738562092
2014 0.3641975308642
2015 0.37820512820513

Compare Fort Benton School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,371.6% 13.7:1
 
1,420.0% 14.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 37.8%
 
State Average 51.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Fort Benton School
Fort Benton, MT
Public PK - 06 156 14.2:1  
Highwood School
Highwood, MT
Public PK - 05 55 9.9:1 18 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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