Avg. test scores 5%
High school dipl. 5%
Bachelors degree 24%

East Helena school information

IndexEast HelenaMontanaNational
Average Test Scores47%39%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:114:116:1
Total public schools340879,221
Total private schoolsn/a7724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a327,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in East Helena are 5% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in East Helena
  • 89.1% of people in East Helena have completed 8th grade
  • 87.5% of people in East Helena have completed high school
  • 23.1% of people in East Helena have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in East Helena

      IndexEast HelenaMontanaNational
      Completed 8th grade89.1%89.4%84.3%
      Completed high school87.5%88.2%83.0%
      Completed some college60.3%63.1%59.4%
      Completed associate degree32.9%38.6%38.5%
      Completed bachelors23.1%29.9%30.3%
      Completed masters6.3%9.8%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.1%3.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.3%1.2%1.3%

      East Helena, MT School Districts

      • East Helena Elementary School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in East Helena. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for East Helena, MT schools is 47%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In East Helena, MT, an average of 89.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 87.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Clancy, MT1,61261%23%
      Montana City, MT2,87857%16%
      Helena Valley West Central, MT8,75350%2%
      Helena, MT30,10243%13%
      Helena Valley Northeast, MT3,15442%15%
      East Helena, MT2,28647%5%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      St. Paul, NE2,28579%61%
      Johnston, SC2,28749%1%
      Denver, NC2,28766%34%
      Garyville, LA2,28549%0%
      Aptos Hills-Larkin Valley, CA2,28862%25%
      East Helena, MT2,28647%5%
      Source: The East Helena, MT education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.