Custer County Public Schools

There are 14 public schools in Custer County, Montana, serving 1,676 students.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is less than the Montana state average of 19%.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is more than the state average of 11:1.

Custer County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • Miles CityCuster Co District High School
    20 South Center Ave
    Miles CityMT59301
    494 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Miles City
    Garfield School
    1015 Milwaukee
    Miles CityMT59301
    263 students | Gr. PK-6
  • Miles City
    Highland Park School
    716 South Cale
    Miles CityMT59301
    167 students | Gr. PK-3
  • Miles City
    Jefferson School
    106 North Strevell Ave
    Miles CityMT59301
    167 students | Gr. PK-3
  • KinseyKinsey School
    7 Mastin Rd
    67 students | Gr. PK-8
  • Miles CityKircher School
    331 Kircher Creek Rd
    Miles CityMT59301
    32 students | Gr. PK-6
  • IsmayKnowlton School
    1533 Rd 403
    3 students | Gr. PK-8
  • Miles CityLincoln School
    210 South Lake Ave
    Miles CityMT59301
    213 students | Gr. 4-6
  • Miles City
    Riverview School
    1734 Rd 506
    Miles CityMT59301
    7 students | Gr. PK-8
  • Miles City
    S H School
    6281 Moon Creek Rd
    Miles CityMT59301
    4 students | Gr. PK-8
  • Miles City
    S Y School
    1 Rd 664
    Miles CityMT59301
    7 students | Gr. PK-8
  • VolborgSouth Stacey School
    124 Stacey Rd
    4 students | Gr. PK-8
  • PowdervilleSpring Creek School
    12 Rd 561
    4 students | Gr. PK-8
  • Miles CityWashington 7-8 Middle School
    210 North 9th
    Miles CityMT59301
    244 students | Gr. 7-8

County Statistics

About Custer County County Statistics (MT) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 11,938 people 988,367 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 35% 26%
Median Household Income $36,250 $41,908
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Did You Know?
Custer County, MT public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.17, which is lower than the Montana average of 0.33. The most diverse school district in Custer County is Clinton School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Montana or in the USA.