Top 10 Best Great Falls Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 21 public schools serving 10,043 students in Great Falls, MT. Great Falls has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Montana.
The top ranked public schools in Great Falls, MT are Meadow Lark School, Riverview School and Sacajawea School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Great Falls, MT public schools have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Montana public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 51% (versus the 50% statewide average). Schools in Great Falls have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Montana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is more than the Montana public school average of 22% (majority American Indian).

Best Great Falls, MT Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Meadow Lark School
Math: 76% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
2204 Fox Farm Road
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-7300
Grades: PK-6
| 512 students
Rank: #22.
Riverview School
Math: 62% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
100 Smelter Avenue
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-7015
Grades: PK-6
| 436 students
Rank: #33.
Sacajawea School
Math: 56% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
630 Sacajawea Drive
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-7080
Grades: PK-6
| 391 students
Rank: #44.
Chief Joseph School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5305 3rd Avenue South
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-6675
Grades: PK-6
| 273 students
Rank: #55.
Loy School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
501 57th Street North
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-6885
Grades: PK-6
| 367 students
Rank: #66.
Sunnyside School
Math: 51% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1800 19th Street South
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-7115
Grades: PK-6
| 373 students
Rank: #77.
Lincoln School
Math: 48% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
624 27th Street South
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-6800
Grades: PK-6
| 396 students
Rank: #88.
North Middle School
Math: 45% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(3)
2601 8th Street Ne
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-6525
Grades: 7-8
| 759 students
Rank: #99.
Lewis & Clark School
Math: 42% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3800 1st Avenue South
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-6705
Grades: PK-6
| 365 students
Rank: #1010.
Mountain View School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3420 15th Avenue South
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-7305
Grades: PK-6
| 403 students
Rank: #1111.
Valley View School
Math: 42% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
900 Avenue A Nw
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-7145
Grades: PK-6
| 324 students
Rank: #1212.
Morningside School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4119 7th Avenue North
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-6960
Grades: PK-6
| 246 students
Rank: #1313.
C M Russell High School
Math: 38% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
228 17th Avenue Nw
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-6100
Grades: 9-12
| 1,426 students
Rank: #1414.
East Middle School
Math: 35% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4040 Central Avenue
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-6500
Grades: 7-8
| 809 students
Rank: #1515.
Great Falls High School
Math: 29% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1900 2nd Avenue South
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-6250
Grades: 9-12
| 1,555 students
Rank: #1616.
Giant Springs Elementary School
Math: 29% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
520 32nd Street North
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-7045
Grades: PK-6
| 405 students
Rank: #1717.
West Elementary School
Math: 27% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1205 1st Avenue Nw
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-7180
Grades: PK-6
| 431 students
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
Longfellow School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1100 6th Ave So
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-6845
Grades: PK-6
| 336 students
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
Whittier School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
305 8th Street North
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-7230
Grades: PK-6
| 200 students
Rank: n/an/a
Mt Sch For Deaf & Blnd Elementary School
Special Education School
3911 Central Ave
Great Falls, MT 59405
(406) 771-6017
Grades: PK-8
| 22 students
Rank: n/an/a
Mt Sch For Deaf & Blnd High School
Special Education School
3911 Central Ave
Great Falls, MT 59405
(406) 771-6017
Grades: 9-12
| 14 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Great Falls, Montana

Great Falls, Montana Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1508 Millegan Road
Great Falls, MT 59405
(406) 866-3381
Grades: PK-6
| 7 students
Po Box 2429
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-6600
Grades: 6-8
| 935 students
2501 2nd Avenue North
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-7045
Grades: PK-6
| 312 students

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