Desmet School



Desmet School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Desmet School Students by Grade
PK 1
K 14
1 15
2 14
3 17
4 9
5 12
6 5
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Desmet School is a public elementary school located in Missoula, MT in the Desmet Elementary School District. It enrolls 87 students in grades 1st through 12th. Desmet School is the 231st largest public school in Montana and the 53,359th largest nationally. It has 10.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 87
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10:1
Full Time Teachers: 8.71
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 53,359th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Montana: 231st out of 425
Student/Teacher Rank in Montana: 134th out of 424
Full Time Teacher Rank in Montana: 222nd out of 424

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Desmet School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 50
(57%)
50
(57%)
 Female 37
(43%)
37
(43%)

Desmet School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 59
(68%)
59
(68%)
 American Indian 13
(15%)
13
(15%)
 Two or More 10
(11%)
10
(11%)
 Hispanic 4
(5%)
4
(5%)
 Asian 1
(1%)
1
(1%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Desmet School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 56
(64%)
56
(64%)
 Not Eligible 27
(31%)
27
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 4
(5%)
4
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 342 ranked schools in Montana, Desmet School is ranked 184th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Desmet School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (69.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 46.2%. 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.

Desmet School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 117
2006 111
2007 94
2008 103
2009 95
2010 110
2011 100
2012 87

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.6
2006 11
2007 8.4
2008 9.3
2009 8.7
2010 11.3
2011 10.4
2012 10

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.66666666666667
2006 0.65765765765766
2007 0.71276595744681
2008 0.78640776699029
2009 0.76842105263158
2010 0.79090909090909
2011 0.58
2012 0.68965517241379

Compare Desmet School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,000.0% 10.0:1
 
1,339.2% 13.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 46.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 69.0%
 

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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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