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62%
  • Four Georgians School
  • 55 South Rodney, Helena
  • Helena Elem
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 516
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
60%
  • Jefferson School
  • 55 South Rodney, Helena
  • Helena Elem
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 273
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
57%
  • Broadwater School
  • 55 South Rodney, Helena
  • Helena Elem
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 278
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
57%
  • Smith School
  • 55 South Rodney, Helena
  • Helena Elem
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 298
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
55%
  • Kessler Elementary School
  • 55 South Rodney, Helena
  • Helena Elem
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 269
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
49%
  • C R Anderson Middle Schooll
  • 55 South Rodney, Helena
  • Helena Elem
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 996
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
48%
  • Helena Middle School
  • 55 South Rodney, Helena
  • Helena Elem
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 687
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
47%
  • Hawthorne School
  • 55 South Rodney, Helena
  • Helena Elem
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 229
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
42%
  • Central School
  • 55 South Rodney, Helena
  • Helena Elem
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 259
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
37%
  • Bryant School
  • 55 South Rodney, Helena
  • Helena Elem
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 235
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
0%
  • Helena High School
  • 55 South Rodney, Helena
  • Helena H S
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,582
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
0%
  • Capital High School
  • 55 South Rodney, Helena
  • Helena H S
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,276
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
n/a
  • Riverside Youth Corr Facil High School
  • Po Box 201301, Helena
  • Dept of Corrections-Youth
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 5
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 2:1
n/a
  • Pine Hills Youth Corr Facil High School
  • Po Box 201301, Helena
  • Dept of Corrections-Youth
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 49
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 6:1
n/a
  • Riverside Youth Corr Facil Elementary School
  • Po Box 201301, Helena
  • Dept of Corrections-Youth
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 0
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Pine Hills Youth Corr Facil Elementary School
  • Po Box 201301, Helena
  • Dept of Corrections-Youth
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 1:1
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Helena school information

IndexHelenaMontanaNational
Average Test Scores43%39%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:114:116:1
Total public schools1940879,221
Total private schools47724,874
Total post-secondary schools3327,963
The Helena, MT educational system consists of 19 public schools, 4 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools. Helena public schools have average test scores of 43% which is 9% higher than than the Montana average and 13% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Helena public schools is 16:1, compared to 14:1 in Montana and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 91.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 90.8% have completed high school, 44.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 5.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Helena

IndexHelenaMontanaNational
Completed 8th grade91.4%89.4%84.3%
Completed high school90.8%88.2%83.0%
Completed some college73.8%63.1%59.4%
Completed associate degree52.2%38.6%38.5%
Completed bachelors44.2%29.9%30.3%
Completed masters17.3%9.8%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.6%3.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.6%1.2%1.3%

There are a total of 19 public schools, 4 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools in Helena. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Helena, MT schools is 43%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Helena, MT, an average of 91.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.8% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Helena schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Helena, MT schools.

Source: The 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.