Top 5 Best Montgomery County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 1,643 students in Montgomery County, IA.
The top ranked public schools in Montgomery County, IA are Stanton High School, Stanton Elementary School and Southwest Valley Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Montgomery County, IA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 62% (versus the Iowa public school average of 64%), and reading proficiency score of 62% (versus the 68% statewide average). Schools in Montgomery County have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Iowa public schools.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa public school average of 27% (majority Hispanic).

Best Montgomery County Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Stanton High School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
605 Elliott Street
Stanton, IA 51573
(712) 829-2162
Grades: 6-12
| 143 students
Rank: #22.
Stanton Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
605 Elliott Street
Stanton, IA 51573
(712) 829-2171
Grades: K-5
| 124 students
Rank: #33.
Southwest Valley Middle School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
406 East Third Street
Villisca, IA 50864
(712) 826-2552
Grades: 6-8
| 159 students
Rank: #44.
Red Oak Junior/senior High School
Math: 55% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2011 N 8th St
Red Oak, IA 51566
(712) 623-6610
Grades: 7-12
| 505 students
Rank: #55.
Inman Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
900 Inman Drive
Red Oak, IA 51566
(712) 623-6635
Grades: K-6
| 515 students
Rank: #66.
Sylvia Enarson Elementary School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
219 Central Avenue
Villisca, IA 50864
(712) 826-5982
Grades: PK-5
| 124 students
Rank: n/an/a
400 W. 2nd Street
Red Oak, IA 51566
(712) 623-6630
Grades: PK
| 73 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Montgomery County, IA

Montgomery County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
305 1st Street
Elliott, IA 51532
(712) 767-2221
Grades: PK-5
| 101 students
904 Broad Street
Red Oak, IA 51566
(712) 623-6600
Grades: PK
| 57 students
308 E Corning St
Red Oak, IA 51566
(712) 623-6620
Grades: 6-8
| 246 students
406 East Third St
Villisca, IA 50864
(712) 826-2552
Grades: 6-12
| 167 students
2011 North 8th St
Red Oak, IA 51566
(712) 623-6610
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Montgomery County, IA?
The top ranked public schools in Montgomery County, IA include Stanton High School, Stanton Elementary School and Southwest Valley Middle School.
How many public schools are located in Montgomery County, IA?
7 public schools are located in Montgomery County, IA.
What is the racial composition of students in Montgomery County, IA?
Montgomery County, IA public schools minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa public schools average of 27% (majority Hispanic).

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