We reviewed 21,035 U.S. public high schools; 13 Montana schools made our rankings. View Rankings
In Montana, high school students must complete at least 20 units of study in specific subjects to graduate, including one unit of vocational-technical education. High school sophomores are assessed in math and reading through the Montana Comprehensive Assessment System, according to the Montana Office of Public Instruction.
Among Montana schools in the U.S. News Best High Schools 2013 rankings, seven were awarded silver medals and five received bronze medals. Montana's one gold medal school is Gardiner High School, in the Gardiner High School District, which is roughly 180 miles from both Billings and the state capital of Helena.
Top Ranked MT Schools
To be eligible for a state ranking, a school must be awarded a national gold or silver medal.#1
510 STONE ST, GARDINER, MT 59030#2
205 NORTH 11TH AVE, BOZEMAN, MT 59715#3
1820 WASHINGTON, FORT BENTON, MT 59442#4
900 SOUTH HIGGINS, MISSOULA, MT 59801#5
1712 2ND ST WEST, POLSON, MT 59860#6
901 SOUTH AVE WEST, MISSOULA, MT 59801#7
375 WOLFPACK WAY, KALISPELL, MT 59901#8
2201 ST JOHNS AVE, BILLINGS, MT 59102
Other Notable MT Schools
These schools were awarded a national bronze medal. They are listed alphabetically.
3100 SOUTH AVE WEST, MISSOULA, MT 59804
425 GRAND AVE, BILLINGS, MT 59101
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MT by the Numbers
Districts 159 High Schools 167 Full-Time Teachers 3,279 Students Enrolled 43,094
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The Billings Public Schools include three high schools that serve 5,132 students.
There are four high schools in the Missoula County Public Schools, serving 3,634 students.
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