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For the 2021 school year, there are 12 public schools serving 4,354 students in Silver Bow County, MT. Silver Bow County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Montana.
The top ranked public schools in Silver Bow County, MT are Hillcrest School, Margaret Leary School and Whittier School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Silver Bow County, MT public schools have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Montana public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 59% (versus the 50% statewide average). Schools in Silver Bow County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Montana public schools.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Montana public school average of 21% (majority American Indian).

Top Silver Bow County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Hillcrest School Math: 63% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3000 Continental Drive
    Butte, MT 59701
    (406) 533-2850

    Grades: PK-6 | 395 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Margaret Leary School Math: 56% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1301 4 Mile Vue Rd
    Butte, MT 59701
    (406) 533-2550

    Grades: PK-6 | 370 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Whittier School Math: 51% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2500 Sherman
    Butte, MT 59701
    (406) 533-2890

    Grades: PK-6 | 434 students
  • Rank: #44.
    West Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    800 S Emmett
    Butte, MT 59701
    (406) 533-2700

    Grades: PK-6 | 468 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Ramsay 7-8 Math: 30-39% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3 Russell St
    Ramsay, MT 59748
    (406) 782-5470

    Grades: 7-8 | 37 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Emerson School Math: 41% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1924 Phillips Ave
    Butte, MT 59701
    (406) 533-2800

    Grades: PK-6 | 435 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Ramsay School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3 Russell St
    Ramsay, MT 59748
    (406) 782-5470

    Grades: PK-6 | 126 students
  • Rank: #88.
    East Middle School Math: 36% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2600 Grand Avenue
    Butte, MT 59701
    (406) 533-2600

    Grades: 7-8 | 618 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Butte High School Math: 33% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    401 S Wyoming
    Butte, MT 59701
    (406) 533-2220

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,206 student
  • Rank: #1010.
    Kennedy School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1000 N Emmett
    Butte, MT 59701
    (406) 533-2450

    Grades: PK-6 | 253 students
  • Rank: #11-1211.- 12.
    Divide School
    50 Schoolhouse Road
    Divide, MT 59727
    (406) 267-3347

    Grades: PK-8 | 8 students
  • Rank: #11-1211.- 12.
    Melrose School
    Hecla Street
    Melrose, MT 59743
    (406) 835-2811

    Grades: PK-8 | 4 students
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