Great Falls High School

  • Great Falls High School serves 1,460 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 31% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 41% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Montana state average of 21%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Great Falls High School's student population of 1,460 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 114 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,460 students
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Total Classroom Teachers114 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Great Falls High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Great Falls High School is 0.42, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.20. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall School Rank#124 out of 573 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
15%
11%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
4%
4%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
75%
79%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Great Falls High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score0.420.20
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Graduation Rate
81%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Great Falls High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Montana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreat Falls H S School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Great Falls Roosevelt School
    Grades: PK-6 | 333 students
    0.6 miles
    2501 2nd Avenue North
    Great Falls, MT 59403
    (406)268-7045
    0.6 PK-6 333
  • Great Falls Lincoln School
    Grades: PK-6 | 416 students
    0.7 miles
    624 27th Street South
    Great Falls, MT 59403
    (406)268-6800
    0.7 PK-6 416
  • Great Falls Longfellow School
    Grades: PK-6 | 292 students
    0.7 miles
    1100 6th Ave So
    Great Falls, MT 59403
    (406)268-6845
    0.7 PK-6 292
  • Great Falls Whittier School
    Grades: PK-6 | 248 students
    1.0 miles
    305 8th Street North
    Great Falls, MT 59403
    (406)268-7230
    1.0 PK-6 248
  • Great Falls Sunnyside School
    Grades: PK-6 | 454 students
    1.2 miles
    1800 19th Street South
    Great Falls, MT 59403
    (406)268-7115
    1.2 PK-6 454

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