Most Diverse Public Schools in Montana

The average public school diversity score in Montana is approximately 0.37 per year (2021-22).
The most diverse public schools are listed below (where sufficient data available).
The most diverse school in Montana is currently Orchard School, with a diversity score of 0.73.

Most Diverse Public Schools in Montana (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Diversity Score
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Orchard School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.73
Grades: PK-5
120 Jackson Street
Billings, MT 59101
(406) 281-6216
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Longfellow School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.72
Grades: PK-6
1100 6th Ave So
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-6845
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Dixon Elementary School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.72
Grades: PK-6
411 B Street
Dixon, MT 59831
(406) 246-3566
Rank: #44.
Whittier School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.69
Grades: PK-6
305 8th Street North
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-7230
Rank: #55.
Arlee High School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.68
Grades: 9-12
72220 Fyant Street
Arlee, MT 59821
(406) 726-3216
Rank: #66.
H C Davis Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.67
Grades: PK-3
15 2nd Avenue Se
Cut Bank, MT 59427
(406) 873-5513
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Riverside Middle School
Math: 19% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.65
Grades: 6-8
3700 Madison Avenue
Billings, MT 59101
(406) 281-6000
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Cut Bank Middle School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.65
Grades: 6-8
101 3rd Avenue Se
Cut Bank, MT 59427
(406) 873-4421
Rank: #99.
Cut Bank High School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.64
Grades: 9-12
101 3rd Ave Se
Cut Bank, MT 59427
(406) 873-5629
Rank: #10 - 1310. - 13.
Anna Jeffries Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.63
Grades: 4-5
105 2nd Street Nw
Cut Bank, MT 59427
(406) 873-2411
Rank: #10 - 1310. - 13.
Washington School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
Diversity Score: 0.63
Grades: PK-6
1044 Cook Avenue
Billings, MT 59101
(406) 281-6221
Rank: #10 - 1310. - 13.
Ponderosa School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.63
Grades: PK-6
4188 King Avenue East
Billings, MT 59101
(406) 281-6218
Rank: #10 - 1310. - 13.
Colstrip High School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.63
Grades: 9-12
5000 Pine Butte Drive
Colstrip, MT 59323
(406) 748-4699
Rank: #14 - 2014. - 20.
Arlee 7-8
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.62
Grades: 7-8
72220 Fyant Street
Arlee, MT 59821
(406) 726-3216
Rank: #14 - 2014. - 20.
Valier 7-8
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.62
Grades: 7-8
723 4th Street
Valier, MT 59486
(406) 279-3314
Rank: #14 - 2014. - 20.
Denton 7-8
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Diversity Score: 0.62
Grades: 7-8
1200 Lehman
Denton, MT 59430
(406) 567-2270
Rank: #14 - 2014. - 20.
Frank Brattin Middle School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.62
Grades: 6-8
216 Olive Drive
Colstrip, MT 59323
(406) 748-4699
Rank: #14 - 2014. - 20.
Newman School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.62
Grades: PK-6
605 South Billings Blvd
Billings, MT 59101
(406) 281-6215
Rank: #14 - 2014. - 20.
Ryegate High School
Diversity Score: 0.62
Grades: 9-12
207 2nd Avenue West
Ryegate, MT 59074
(406) 568-2211
Rank: #14 - 2014. - 20.
Arlee Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.62
Grades: PK-6
72220 Fyant Street
Arlee, MT 59821
(406) 726-3216
Rank: #21 - 2321. - 23.
Wolf Point High School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.61
Grades: 9-12
213 6th Avenue South
Wolf Point, MT 59201
(406) 653-1200
Rank: #21 - 2321. - 23.
Pine Hills Youth Correctional Facil High School
Alternative School
Diversity Score: 0.61
Grades: 9-12
4 N Haynes Ave
Helena, MT 59620
(406) 232-1377
Rank: #21 - 2321. - 23.
Mt School For Deaf & Blnd High School
Special Education School
Diversity Score: 0.61
Grades: 9-12
3911 Central Ave
Great Falls, MT 59405
(406) 771-6017
Rank: #24 - 2624. - 26.
Zurich School
Math: ≥50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
Diversity Score: 0.58
Grades: PK-8
265 Park Road
Zurich, MT 59547
(406) 357-4164
Rank: #24 - 2624. - 26.
Pine Butte Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.58
Grades: PK-5
2800 Durango Drive
Colstrip, MT 59323
(406) 748-4699
Rank: #24 - 2624. - 26.
St Ignatius High School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.58
Grades: 9-12
76 3rd Avenue
Saint Ignatius, MT 59865
(406) 745-3811
Rank: #27 - 3127. - 31.
Charlo High School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.57
Grades: 9-12
404 1st Ave West
Charlo, MT 59824
(406) 644-2206
Rank: #27 - 3127. - 31.
Sunset School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
Diversity Score: 0.57
Grades: PK-8
5024 Sunset Hill Road
Bonner, MT 59823
(406) 244-5542
Rank: #27 - 3127. - 31.
K William Harvey Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.57
Grades: PK-4
221 4th Ave Nw
Ronan, MT 59864
(406) 676-3390
Rank: #27 - 3127. - 31.
Culbertson 7-8
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.57
Grades: 7-8
423 1st Avenue West
Culbertson, MT 59218
(406) 787-6241
Rank: #27 - 3127. - 31.
Hot Springs School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.57
Grades: PK-6
301 Broadway
Hot Springs, MT 59845
(406) 741-2014
Rank: #32 - 3432. - 34.
Cherry Valley School
Diversity Score: 0.56
Grades: PK-1
107 8th Avenue West
Polson, MT 59860
(406) 883-6333
Rank: #32 - 3432. - 34.
Loy School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Diversity Score: 0.56
Grades: PK-6
501 57th Street North
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-6885
Rank: #32 - 3432. - 34.
St Ignatius Middle School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Diversity Score: 0.56
Grades: 6-8
76 3rd Avenue
Saint Ignatius, MT 59865
(406) 745-3811
Rank: #35 - 3835. - 38.
Charlo 7-8
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Diversity Score: 0.55
Grades: 7-8
404 1st Ave West
Charlo, MT 59824
(406) 644-2206
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