Top 10 Best Public Elementary Schools in Montana (2021)

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The top ranked public schools in Montana state are listed below (2021).
A school's overall testing rank is based on a it's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. The average percentage of students achieving math proficiency in Montana is 41%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 50%.
The top ranked public schools in Montana are Morning Star School, Fairfield Elementary School and Fort Benton School. The cities and towns with the highest concentration of top ranked public schools are Fairfield, Bozeman and Missoula.

Top Ranked Public Elementary Schools in Montana (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Student Proficiency Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Morning Star SchoolMath: 84% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 84% (Top 1%) Reading: 86% (Top 1%)Math: 84% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 86% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-5830 Arnold St
    BozemanMT 59771
    (406) 522-6500

  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Fairfield Elementary SchoolMath: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 75-79% (Top 1%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)Math: 75-79% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-613 7th Street
    FairfieldMT 59436
    (406) 467-2425

  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Fort Benton SchoolMath: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 75-79% (Top 1%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)Math: 75-79% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-61406 Franklin
    Fort BentonMT 59442
    (406) 622-3761

  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Belt SchoolMath: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 80-84% (Top 1%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-61 Church Street
    BeltMT 59412
    (406) 277-3351

  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Hawthorne SchoolMath: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 80-84% (Top 1%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-5405 E Mendenhall
    BozemanMT 59771
    (406) 522-6700

  • Rank: #66.
    Meadow Lark SchoolMath: 76% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 76% (Top 5%) Reading: 81% (Top 1%)Math: 76% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 81% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-62204 Fox Farm Road
    Great FallsMT 59403
    (406) 268-7300

  • Rank: #77.
    Heck/quaw Elementary SchoolMath: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 75-79% (Top 1%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 75-79% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-4308 N Broadway
    BelgradeMT 59714
    (406) 924-2120

  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Creston SchoolMath: 70-79% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 70-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 70-79% (Top 5%)Math: 70-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 70-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-64495 Montana 35
    KalispellMT 59901
    (406) 755-2859

  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Highwood Middle SchoolMath: 70-79% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 70-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 70-79% (Top 5%)Math: 70-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 70-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-8160 West Street South
    HighwoodMT 59450
    (406) 733-2081

  • Rank: #1010.
    Amsterdam SchoolMath: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 65-69% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-66360 Camp Creek Road
    ManhattanMT 59741
    (406) 282-7216

  • Rank: #1111.
    Cascade SchoolMath: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 65-69% (Top 5%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-6321 Central Ave W
    CascadeMT 59421
    (406) 468-2671

  • Rank: #1212.
    Rattlesnake Elementary SchoolMath: 67% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 67% (Top 5%) Reading: 75% (Top 5%)Math: 67% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-51220 Pineview Drive
    MissoulaMT 59801
    (406) 542-4050

  • Rank: #1313.
    Longfellow SchoolMath: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 70-74% (Top 5%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-5516 S Tracy
    BozemanMT 59771
    (406) 522-6150

  • Rank: #1414.
    Cold Springs SchoolMath: 71% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 71% (Top 5%) Reading: 71% (Top 10%)Math: 71% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 71% (Top 10%)
    Grades: PK-52625 Briggs Street
    MissoulaMT 59801
    (406) 542-4010

  • Rank: #15-1815.- 18.
    Drummond SchoolMath: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 60-69% (Top 10%) Reading: 70-79% (Top 5%)Math: 60-69% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 70-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-6108 W Edwards
    DrummondMT 59832
    (406) 288-3283

  • Rank: #15-1815.- 18.
    Gardiner SchoolMath: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 60-69% (Top 10%) Reading: 70-79% (Top 5%)Math: 60-69% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 70-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-6510 Stone Street
    GardinerMT 59030
    (406) 848-7563

  • Rank: #15-1815.- 18.
    Lamotte SchoolMath: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 60-69% (Top 10%) Reading: 70-79% (Top 5%)Math: 60-69% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 70-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-6841 Bear Canyon Road
    BozemanMT 59715
    (406) 586-2838

  • Rank: #15-1815.- 18.
    Sheridan Elementary SchoolMath: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 60-69% (Top 10%) Reading: 70-79% (Top 5%)Math: 60-69% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 70-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-6211 Madison St
    SheridanMT 59749
    (406) 842-5302

  • Rank: #1919.
    Emily Dickinson SchoolMath: 68% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 68% (Top 5%) Reading: 72% (Top 5%)Math: 68% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 72% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-52435 Annie Street
    BozemanMT 59771
    (406) 522-6650

  • Rank: #20-2120.- 21.
    Anderson SchoolMath: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 65-69% (Top 5%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-610040 Cottonwood Road
    BozemanMT 59718
    (406) 587-1305

  • Rank: #20-2120.- 21.
    Ridge View Elementary SchoolMath: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 65-69% (Top 5%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-4117 Green Belt Drive
    BelgradeMT 59714
    (406) 388-4534

  • Rank: #22-2522.- 25.
    Highwood SchoolMath: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 60-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 60-79% (Top 10%)Math: 60-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 60-79% (Top 10%)
    Grades: PK-5160 West Street South
    HighwoodMT 59450
    (406) 733-2081

  • Rank: #22-2522.- 25.
    Rau SchoolMath: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 60-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 60-79% (Top 10%)Math: 60-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 60-79% (Top 10%)
    Grades: PK-612138 County Rd 350
    SidneyMT 59270
    (406) 482-1088

  • Rank: #22-2522.- 25.
    Ulm SchoolMath: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 60-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 60-79% (Top 10%)Math: 60-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 60-79% (Top 10%)
    Grades: PK-66 Ulm-vaughn Road
    UlmMT 59485
    (406) 866-3313

  • Rank: #22-2522.- 25.
    Winifred SchoolMath: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 60-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 60-79% (Top 10%)Math: 60-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 60-79% (Top 10%)
    Grades: PK-5507 Main Street
    WinifredMT 59489
    (406) 462-5349

  • Rank: #2626.
    Jefferson SchoolMath: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 60-64% (Top 10%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 60-64% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-51023 Broadway
    HelenaMT 59601
    (406) 324-2060

  • Rank: #2727.
    Russell SchoolMath: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 60-64% (Top 10%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)Math: 60-64% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-5227 West Nevada
    KalispellMT 59901
    (406) 751-3900

  • Rank: #2828.
    Hawthorne SchoolMath: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 70-74% (Top 5%) Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-52835 South 3rd West
    MissoulaMT 59801
    (406) 542-4025

  • Rank: #2929.
    Deer Park SchoolMath: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 55-59% (Top 10%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)Math: 55-59% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-62105 Middle Road
    Columbia FallsMT 59912
    (406) 892-5388

  • Rank: #30-3130.- 31.
    Hawthorne SchoolMath: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 65-69% (Top 5%) Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-5430 Madison Avenue
    HelenaMT 59601
    (406) 324-1370

  • Rank: #30-3130.- 31.
    Monforton SchoolMath: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 65-69% (Top 5%) Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
    Grades: 3-66001 Monforton School Rd
    BozemanMT 59718
    (406) 586-1557

  • Rank: #3232.
    Sacajawea Middle SchoolMath: 55% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 55% (Top 20%) Reading: 71% (Top 10%)Math: 55% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 71% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 6-83525 So 3rd Ave
    BozemanMT 59771
    (406) 522-6470

  • Rank: #3333.
    Meadowlark Elementary SchoolMath: 65% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 65% (Top 10%) Reading: 66% (Top 20%)Math: 65% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 66% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-54415 Durston
    BozemanMT 59771
    (406) 582-6860

  • Rank: #3434.
    Clancy SchoolMath: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 60-64% (Top 10%) Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)Math: 60-64% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-618 Clancy Creek Rd
    ClancyMT 59634
    (406) 933-5575

  • Rank: #35-3835.- 38.
    Broadview SchoolMath: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 60-69% (Top 10%) Reading: 60-69% (Top 20%)Math: 60-69% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 60-69% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-813935 1st Street
    BroadviewMT 59015
    (406) 667-2337

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