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For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 705 students in Columbus, MT. Columbus has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Montana.
The top ranked public schools in Columbus, MT are Columbus Elementary School, Columbus Middle School and Columbus High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Columbus, MT public schools have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Montana public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 65% (versus the 50% statewide average). Schools in Columbus have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Montana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Montana public school average of 21% (majority American Indian).

Top Columbus, MT Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    Columbus Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    218 E 1st Ave N
    Columbus, MT 59019
    (406) 322-5372

    Grades: PK-5 | 326 students
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    Columbus Middle School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    415 N 3rd St
    Columbus, MT 59019
    (406) 322-5375

    Grades: 6-8 | 161 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Columbus High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    433 N 3rd St
    Columbus, MT 59019
    (406) 322-5373

    Grades: 9-12 | 218 students
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