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For the 2021 school year, there are 6 public schools in Wheatland County, MT, serving 323 students. Wheatland County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Montana.
Wheatland County, MT public schools have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the Montana public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 50% statewide average). Schools in Wheatland County have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Montana public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Wheatland County, MT are Judith Gap School, Harlowton High School and Hillcrest School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Montana public school average of 21% (majority American Indian).
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is less than the Montana public school average of 14:1.

Top Wheatland County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Judith Gap School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    306 4th Avenue
    Judith Gap, MT 59453
    (406) 473-2211

    Grades: PK-6 | 22 students
  • Harlowton High School Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    304 Division St
    Harlowton, MT 59036
    (406) 632-4324

    Grades: 9-12 | 70 students
  • Hillcrest School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    500 B Avenue Ne
    Harlowton, MT 59036
    (406) 632-4361

    Grades: PK-8 | 182 students
  • Hillcrest 7-8 Math: 20-29% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    304 Division St
    Harlowton, MT 59036
    (406) 632-4361

    Grades: 7-8 | 32 students
  • Judith Gap 7-8
    306 4th Avenue
    Judith Gap, MT 59453
    (406) 473-2211

    Grades: 7-8 | 4 students
  • Judith Gap High School
    306 4th Avenue
    Judith Gap, MT 59453
    (406) 473-2211

    Grades: 9-12 | 13 students
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