Top 10 Best Great Falls Public Schools (2021)

All
(21)
All
(21)
 
High
(3)
High
(3)
 
Middle
(3)
Middle
(3)
 
Elementary
(16)
Elementary
(16)
 
Pre-K
(16)
Pre-K
(16)
 
Private
(7)
Private
(7)
 
For the 2021 school year, there are 21 public schools serving 10,193 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 44% (versus the Montana public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (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 26% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Montana public school average of 21% (majority American Indian).

Top Great Falls, MT Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Meadow Lark School Math: 78% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2204 Fox Farm Road
    Great Falls, MT 59403
    (406) 268-7300

    Grades: PK-6 | 510 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Riverview School Math: 63% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    100 Smelter Avenue
    Great Falls, MT 59403
    (406) 268-7015

    Grades: PK-6 | 462 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Sacajawea School Math: 58% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    630 Sacajawea Drive
    Great Falls, MT 59403
    (406) 268-7080

    Grades: PK-6 | 457 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Loy School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    501 57th Street North
    Great Falls, MT 59403
    (406) 268-6885

    Grades: PK-6 | 388 students
  • Rank: #55.
    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 | 302 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Sunnyside School Math: 51% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1800 19th Street South
    Great Falls, MT 59403
    (406) 268-7115

    Grades: PK-6 | 441 students
  • Rank: #77.
    North Middle School Math: 49% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2601 8th Street Ne
    Great Falls, MT 59403
    (406) 268-6525

    Grades: 7-8 | 751 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Lincoln School Math: 46% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    624 27th Street South
    Great Falls, MT 59403
    (406) 268-6800

    Grades: PK-6 | 418 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Lewis & Clark School Math: 44% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3800 1st Avenue South
    Great Falls, MT 59403
    (406) 268-6705

    Grades: PK-6 | 418 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Valley View School Math: 41% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    900 Avenue A Nw
    Great Falls, MT 59403
    (406) 268-7145

    Grades: PK-6 | 364 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Morningside School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4119 7th Avenue North
    Great Falls, MT 59403
    (406) 268-6960

    Grades: PK-6 | 297 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Mountain View School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3420 15th Avenue South
    Great Falls, MT 59403
    (406) 268-7305

    Grades: PK-6 | 398 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    C M Russell High School Math: 34% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    228 17th Avenue Nw
    Great Falls, MT 59403
    (406) 268-6100

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,411 student
  • Rank: #1414.
    East Middle School Math: 36% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4040 Central Avenue
    Great Falls, MT 59403
    (406) 268-6500

    Grades: 7-8 | 772 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Roosevelt School Math: 35% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2501 2nd Avenue North
    Great Falls, MT 59403
    (406) 268-7045

    Grades: PK-6 | 312 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Great Falls High School Math: 31% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1900 2nd Avenue South
    Great Falls, MT 59403
    (406) 268-6250

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,444 student
  • Rank: #1717.
    West Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1205 1st Avenue Nw
    Great Falls, MT 59403
    (406) 268-7180

    Grades: PK-6 | 480 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Longfellow School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1100 6th Ave So
    Great Falls, MT 59403
    (406) 268-6845

    Grades: PK-6 | 293 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Whittier School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    305 8th Street North
    Great Falls, MT 59403
    (406) 268-7230

    Grades: PK-6 | 239 students
  • Rank: #20-2120.- 21.
    Mt School For Deaf & Blnd Elementary School Special Education School
    3911 Central Ave
    Great Falls, MT 59405
    (406) 771-6017

    Grades: PK-8 | 21 students
  • Rank: #20-2120.- 21.
    Mt School For Deaf & Blnd High School Special Education School
    3911 Central Ave
    Great Falls, MT 59405
    (406) 771-6017

    Grades: 9-12 | 15 students
Recent Articles
While Facebook is getting all the attention in teen social media, LinkedIn offers some serious benefits in networking and professional grooming. We look at how high school student can use this network to their advantage.
Teach for America has been applauded for many of its exemplary teachers and innovative training, but can the model be sustained throughout all communities? Learn about what the proponents and critics have to say.
The Obama administration is proposing to leave NCLB behind. Learn about the proposed reforms that will change the No Child Left Behind Act.