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For the 2021 school year, there are 19 public schools serving 8,097 students in Helena, MT. Helena has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Montana.
The top ranked public schools in Helena, MT are Jefferson School, Four Georgians School and Hawthorne School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Helena, MT public schools have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the Montana public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 50% statewide average). Schools in Helena have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Montana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the Montana public school average of 21% (majority American Indian).

Top Helena, MT Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Jefferson School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1023 Broadway
    Helena, MT 59601
    (406) 324-2060

    Grades: PK-5 | 277 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Four Georgians School Math: 58% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    555 Custer Avenue
    Helena, MT 59601
    (406) 324-1300

    Grades: PK-5 | 488 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Hawthorne School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    430 Madison Avenue
    Helena, MT 59601
    (406) 324-1370

    Grades: PK-5 | 212 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Warren School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2690 Old York Road
    Helena, MT 59601
    (406) 324-1600

    Grades: PK-5 | 326 students
  • Rank: #55.
    C R Anderson Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1200 Knight St
    Helena, MT 59601
    (406) 324-2800

    Grades: 6-8 | 980 students
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Central School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1325 Poplar
    Helena, MT 59601
    (406) 324-1230

    Grades: PK-5 | 241 students
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Smith School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2320 5th Avenue
    Helena, MT 59601
    (406) 324-1530

    Grades: PK-5 | 320 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Kessler Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2420 Choteau Street
    Helena, MT 59601
    (406) 324-1700

    Grades: PK-5 | 267 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Capital High School Math: 40% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    100 Valley Drive
    Helena, MT 59601
    (406) 324-2500

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,357 student
  • Rank: #10-1110.- 11.
    Helena Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1025 North Rodney
    Helena, MT 59601
    (406) 324-1000

    Grades: 6-8 | 695 students
  • Rank: #10-1110.- 11.
    Jim Darcy School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    990 Lincoln Road West
    Helena, MT 59601
    (406) 324-1410

    Grades: PK-5 | 425 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Helena High School Math: 37% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1300 Billings Avenue
    Helena, MT 59601
    (406) 324-2200

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,523 student
  • Rank: #1313.
    Broadwater School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    900 Hollins
    Helena, MT 59601
    (406) 324-1130

    Grades: PK-5 | 253 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Rossiter School Math: 39% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1497 Sierra Road East
    Helena, MT 59601
    (406) 324-1500

    Grades: PK-5 | 471 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Bryant School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1529 Boulder
    Helena, MT 59601
    (406) 324-1200

    Grades: PK-5 | 230 students
  • Rank: #16-1916.- 19.4 N Haynes Ave
    Helena, MT 59620
    (406) 232-1377

    Grades: 6-8 | n/a student
  • Rank: #16-1916.- 19.
    Pine Hills Youth Correctional Facil High School Alternative School
    4 N Haynes Ave
    Helena, MT 59620
    (406) 232-1377

    Grades: 9-12 | 32 students
  • Rank: #16-1916.- 19.2 Riverside Road
    Helena, MT 59620
    (406) 225-4500

    Grades: 6-8 | n/a student
  • Rank: #16-1916.- 19.
    Riverside Youth Correctional Facil High School Alternative School
    2 Riverside Road
    Helena, MT 59620
    (406) 225-4500

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
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