Glacier Gateway Elementary School is located in Columbia Falls, MT and is one of 3 elementary schools in Columbia Falls Elementary School District. It is a public school that serves 445 students in grades PK-5.
Glacier Gateway Elementary School made AYP in 2009. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Montana in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Glacier Gateway Elementary School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Glacier Gateway Elementary School had 60% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Montana had 41% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
Two or More Races
American Indian/Alaskan Native
Columbia Falls Elem District Spending
The Columbia Falls Elem spends $9,130 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 64% on instruction, 35% on support services, 1% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Columbia Falls Elem District
In 2011, Glacier Gateway Elementary School had 16 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Montana average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
The Education.com TestRating is a number (1-10) calculated by Education.com that provides an overview of a school’s test performance for a given year, by comparing the school’s state standardized test results to those of other schools in the same state. For Montana, the TestRating is calculated using a school's 2009 Criterion-Referenced Test Results for all subjects tested.more...