Great Falls offers a wonderful quality of life and a very high quality education system. You can feel confident sending your children to the many public schools here knowing that they are getting a well-rounded education that will prepare them for the future. Schools in Great Falls and across the state still offer many of the programs that have been stripped out of schools across this country due to budget issues. Art, music, P.E., shop, welding and many other electives are offered as part of the regular curriculum. And, school sports teams receive very strong community support.
There are more than 10,000 students attending 15 elementary schools, two middle schools, two high schools and one alternative high school.
You also have to option to send you children to several area private schools if that is a better fit for your family. There are a number of faith-based private schools open from pre-school through high school.
Great Falls is home to the Montana State School for the Deaf and Blind, one of the finest special education centers in the country.
Perhaps you are looking for yourself. There are several strong post-secondary educational opportunities as well. Great Falls College Montana State University offers a two-year program and has recently significantly expanded its welding and practical nursing programs. The University of Great Falls is a four-year liberal arts college that is also seeing strong growth and has recently expanded its scholarships for nursing and health care. Malmstrom an MBA and undergraduate programs from Park University.