Top 10 Best Gallatin County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 46 public schools serving 13,585 students in Gallatin County, MT. Gallatin County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Montana.
The top ranked public schools in Gallatin County, MT are Morning Star School, Hawthorne School and Heck/quaw Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Gallatin County, MT public schools have an average math proficiency score of 55% (versus the Montana public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 64% (versus the 50% statewide average). Schools in Gallatin County have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 5% of Montana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Montana public school average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Best Gallatin County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Morning Star School
Math: 84% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
830 Arnold St
Bozeman, MT 59771
(406) 522-6500
Grades: PK-5
| 433 students
Rank: #22.
Hawthorne School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
405 E Mendenhall
Bozeman, MT 59771
(406) 522-6700
Grades: PK-5
| 315 students
Rank: #33.
Heck/quaw Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
308 N Broadway
Belgrade, MT 59714
(406) 924-2120
Grades: PK-4
| 405 students
Rank: #44.
Amsterdam School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6360 Camp Creek Road
Manhattan, MT 59741
(406) 282-7216
Grades: PK-6
| 136 students
Rank: #55.
Longfellow School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
516 S Tracy
Bozeman, MT 59771
(406) 522-6150
Grades: PK-5
| 268 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Anderson 7-8
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10040 Cottonwood Road
Bozeman, MT 59718
(406) 587-1305
Grades: 7-8
| 46 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Lamotte School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
841 Bear Canyon Road
Bozeman, MT 59715
(406) 586-2838
Grades: PK-5
| 46 students
Rank: #88.
Emily Dickinson School
Math: 68% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2435 Annie Street
Bozeman, MT 59771
(406) 522-6650
Grades: PK-5
| 480 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Anderson School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10040 Cottonwood Road
Bozeman, MT 59718
(406) 587-1305
Grades: PK-6
| 162 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Ridge View Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
117 Green Belt Drive
Belgrade, MT 59714
(406) 388-4534
Grades: PK-4
| 445 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Monforton 6-8
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6001 Monforton School Rd
Bozeman, MT 59718
(406) 586-1557
Grades: 6-8
| 185 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Monforton School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6001 Monforton School Rd
Bozeman, MT 59718
(406) 586-1557
Grades: 3-5
| 201 students
Rank: #1313.
Sacajawea Middle School
Math: 55% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3525 So 3rd Ave
Bozeman, MT 59771
(406) 522-6470
Grades: 6-8
| 830 students
Rank: #1414.
Meadowlark Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4415 Durston
Bozeman, MT 59771
(406) 582-6860
Grades: PK-5
| 493 students
Rank: #1515.
Manhattan Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
416 North Broadway
Manhattan, MT 59741
(406) 284-3250
Grades: PK-4
| 237 students
Rank: #1616.
Chief Joseph Middle School
Math: 53% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4255 Kimberwicke
Bozeman, MT 59771
(406) 522-6300
Grades: 6-8
| 742 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Ophir Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
45465 Gallatin Rd-30, Miles S.
Big Sky, MT 59716
(406) 995-4281
Grades: PK-5
| 197 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Whittier School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
511 N 5th
Bozeman, MT 59771
(406) 522-6750
Grades: PK-5
| 245 students
Rank: #1919.
Bozeman High School
Math: 53% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
205 N 11th Avenue
Bozeman, MT 59771
(406) 522-6200
Grades: 9-12
| 1,463 students
Rank: #2020.
Hyalite Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3600 West Babcock
Bozeman, MT 59771
(406) 582-6800
Grades: PK-5
| 439 students
Rank: #2121.
Irving School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
811 W Alderson St
Bozeman, MT 59771
(406) 522-6600
Grades: PK-5
| 219 students
Rank: #2222.
Gallatin Gateway 7-8
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
100 Mill Street
Gallatin Gateway, MT 59730
(406) 763-4415
Grades: 7-8
| 43 students
Rank: #2323.
Lone Peak High School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
45465 Gallatin Rd-30, Miles S.
Big Sky, MT 59716
(406) 995-4281
Grades: 9-12
| 111 students
Rank: #2424.
Saddle Peak Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
400 N. Jackrabbit Lane
Belgrade, MT 59714
(406) 924-2006
Grades: PK-4
| 394 students
Rank: #25 - 2825. - 28.
Cottonwood School
Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
13233 Cottonwood Road
Bozeman, MT 59718
(406) 763-4903
Grades: PK-8
| 17 students
Rank: #25 - 2825. - 28.
Lamotte 6-8
Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
841 Bear Canyon Road
Bozeman, MT 59715
(406) 586-2838
Grades: 6-8
| 24 students
Rank: #25 - 2825. - 28.
Pass Creek School
Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3747 Pass Creek Road
Belgrade, MT 59714
(406) 388-6353
Grades: PK-8
| 13 students
Rank: #25 - 2825. - 28.
Springhill School
Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6020 Springhill Comm Road
Belgrade, MT 59714
(406) 586-6485
Grades: PK-8
| 18 students
Rank: #2929.
Ophir 7-8
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
45465 Gallatin Rd-30, Miles S.
Big Sky, MT 59716
(406) 995-4281
Grades: 6-8
| 101 students
Rank: #3030.
Willow Creek 7-8
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
407 Main Street
Willow Creek, MT 59760
(406) 285-6991
Grades: 7-8
| 9 students
Rank: #3131.
Manhattan 5-8
Math: 42% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
416 North Broadway
Manhattan, MT 59741
(406) 284-3250
Grades: 5-8
| 241 students
Rank: #3232.
Gallatin Gateway School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
100 Mill Street
Gallatin Gateway, MT 59730
(406) 763-4415
Grades: PK-6
| 110 students
Rank: #3333.
Belgrade Middle School
Math: 45% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
410 Triple Crown Road
Belgrade, MT 59714
(406) 924-2259
Grades: 5-8
| 1,053 students
Rank: #3434.
Belgrade High School
Math: 40% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
303 North Hoffman
Belgrade, MT 59714
(406) 924-2545
Grades: 9-12
| 987 students
Rank: #3535.
Three Forks 7-8
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
210 East Neal
Three Forks, MT 59752
(406) 285-3224
Grades: 6-8
| 184 students
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Gallatin County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
421 Spooner Rd
Belgrade, MT 59714
(406) 924-2200
Grades: 4-6
| 725 students
45465 Gallatin Road
Gallatin Gateway, MT 59730
(406) 995-4281
Grades: 7-8
| 29 students

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