• Nestled in the Montana Rocky Mountain foothills, Intermountain is a residential treatment center providing an array of services to 32 boys and girls, ages 5-13, struggling with emotional, psychological, behavioral and learning challenges. The educational program is administered by the Director who holds a Masters in Special Education and a K-12 Principal certification. Individualized plans are tailored to the unique learning styles and abilities of each student. Each classroom is staffed by a certified special education teacher, and two mental health specialists. Class size is 10-12 students. Students attend classes 6 hours/day, 210 school days per year. SMART boards, I-pads, and computers are integrated into the classrooms. Related services and activities include Speech and Language, Occupational Therapy, neurofeedback, PE, Bal-A-Vis-X, music, art, and social skills.

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School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 1-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedYes
Year Founded1909
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students37 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade Intermountain Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size10 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$415
Tuition NotesThe tuition rate is per day
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorJill Richards


Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Soccer, SoftballBasketballSoccer,

School Notes

  • In addition to a completed application, each student must be accepted educationally, clinically and medically.  Any psychological or academic testing shouId be included with the appliction as well as immunizations and any medical problems.  IQ below 80 is not a good candidate for our school.
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  • Helena
    St. Andrew School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-12 | 189 students
    1.5 miles
    1900 Flowerree St.
    Helena, MT 59601
    (406) 449-3201
    1.5 K-12

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The average private school tuition in Montana is $9,174 for elementary schools and $8,026 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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