Kessler Elementary School is located in Helena, MT and is one of 11 elementary schools in Helena Elementary School District. It is a public school that serves 258 students in grades PK-5.
Kessler 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 Kessler Elementary School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Kessler Elementary School had 24% 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)
American Indian/Alaskan Native
Helena Elem District Spending
The Helena Elem spends $8,644 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 61% on instruction, 33% on support services, 6% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Helena Elem District
In 2011, Kessler Elementary School had 18 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...