Top 10 Best Great Falls Public Elementary Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 16 public elementary schools serving 5,587 students in Great Falls, MT.
The top ranked public elementary schools in Great Falls, MT are Meadow Lark School, Loy School and Riverview School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Great Falls, MT public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the Montana public elementary school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 47% statewide average). Elementary schools in Great Falls have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Montana public elementary schools.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is more than the Montana public elementary school average of 23% (majority American Indian).

Best Public Elementary Schools in Great Falls, MT (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Meadow Lark School
(Math: 66% | Reading: 70%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2204 Fox Farm Road
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-7300
Grades: PK-6
| 550 students
Rank: #22.
Loy School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
501 57th Street North
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-6885
Grades: PK-6
| 366 students
Rank: #33.
Riverview School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 57%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
100 Smelter Avenue
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-7015
Grades: PK-6
| 410 students
Rank: #44.
Sacajawea School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 54%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
630 Sacajawea Drive
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-7080
Grades: PK-6
| 408 students
Rank: #55.
Lincoln School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 52%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
624 27th Street South
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-6800
Grades: PK-6
| 389 students
Rank: #66.
Chief Joseph School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5305 3rd Avenue South
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-6675
Grades: PK-6
| 282 students
Rank: #77.
Sunnyside School
(Math: 36% | Reading: 45%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1800 19th Street South
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-7115
Grades: PK-6
| 401 students
Rank: #88.
Lewis & Clark School
(Math: 35% | Reading: 45%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3800 1st Avenue South
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-6705
Grades: PK-6
| 341 students
Rank: #99.
Morningside School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4119 7th Avenue North
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-6960
Grades: PK-6
| 212 students
Rank: #1010.
Valley View School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
900 Avenue A Nw
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-7145
Grades: PK-6
| 321 students
Rank: #1111.
Giant Springs Elementary School
(Math: 30% | Reading: 42%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
520 32nd Street North
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-7045
Grades: PK-6
| 411 students
Rank: #1212.
Mountain View School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3420 15th Avenue South
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-7305
Grades: PK-6
| 434 students
Rank: #1313.
West Elementary School
(Math: 16% | Reading: 31%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1205 1st Avenue Nw
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-7180
Grades: PK-6
| 463 students
Rank: #1414.
Longfellow School
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1100 6th Ave So
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-6845
Grades: PK-6
| 347 students
Rank: #1515.
Whittier School
(Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
305 8th Street North
Great Falls, MT 59403
(406) 268-7230
Grades: PK-6
| 227 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
| 25 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

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public elementary schools in Great Falls, MT?
The top ranked public elementary schools in Great Falls, MT include Meadow Lark School, Loy School and Riverview School.
How many public elementary schools are located in Great Falls, MT?
16 public elementary schools are located in Great Falls, MT.
What is the racial composition of students in Great Falls, MT?
Great Falls, MT public elementary schools minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is more than the Montana public elementary schools average of 23% (majority American Indian).

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