Bigfork Elementary School

School Overview


600 Commerce St

Bigfork, MT 59911

(406) 837-7412

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Grades: PK - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 382

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

6 Parent Reviews for Bigfork Elementary School

I have been very disappointed in Bigfork Elementary and Middle school. What used to be a really great school now resembles Montana's version of an inner-city school. Most of the really great teachers have left and been replaced by young, inexperienced teachers. I know one parent who has a special-needs ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/19/14

I have found that many parents of children in this school are looking for other options. A much smaller nearby school fills up with out of district children because of issues with both the Bigfork Elementary School staff and the students. Having had a few children in this school over the past 20 years, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/19/13

I have 3 children who attend Bigfork Elementary. Amazing teachers and staff! I find myself visiting the school often with having young children. If it's taking a forgotten backpack or helping in a classroom I have always been greeted with a smile by staff and teachers. I find them to be very personable ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/15/13

Poor leadership in the school at least some teachers are putting their personal political beliefs into their curriculum. The gifted program was cut while they spent tons of money on new Apple computers. I do not recommend this school.

Posted by a parent on 06/16/12

I have two children who have both attended Bigfork Schools since kindergarten. I feel the small community has offered them a fabulous education, and know that both kids are known by name by the majority of the staff of both the elementary, middle and high school. My daughter is a senior and graduating ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/22/11

Having had 4 children graduate from Bigfork HS, we appreciated the fact they were personally known by the teachers and staff.

Posted by a other on 09/16/09

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Test scores
Test scores for Bigfork Elementary School

CRT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Bigfork Elementary School
Bigfork Elem
* In 2010-2011 Montana used the Criterion-Referenced Test (CRT) to assess students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in reading and math and grades 4, 8, and 10 in Science. The CRT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Montana. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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Bigfork schools — Bigfork Elementary School is located at 600 Commerce St, Bigfork MT 59911. 600 Commerce St is in the 59911 ZIP code in Bigfork, MT The school district for Bigfork Elementary School is the Bigfork Elem. Bigfork Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 6.
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