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Missoula International School Photo #1 - Missoula International School is located at the base of Mt. Jumbo in the beautiful Rattlesnake Valley.Plans are underway for the construction of a new school to be completed by Fall 2018
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Missoula International School Photo #1 - Missoula International School is located at the base of Mt. Jumbo in the beautiful Rattlesnake Valley.Plans are underway for the construction of a new school to be completed by Fall 2018
a full language immersion environment which research proves increases cognitive development, literacy, cultural understanding and self-confidence
inquiry based learning environment that inspires creativity and critical thinking as the flagship PYP International Baccalaureate (IB) World School in the Northwest
a 21st century education using a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) based teaching approach

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1995
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
178 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade
Missoula International School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
85%
Average Class Size
15 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Feb. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
39%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$3,000
Admissions Director
Laura Bovard

Sports

Total Sports Offered
3 sports

School Notes

  • The Missoula International School (MIS), a nonprofit, independent preschool through eighth grade school founded in 1995, offers unique and challenging 21st century educational opportunities for students in the greater Missoula area. The school provides an inquiry based learning environment as the flagship Primary Years Program (PYP) International Baccalaureate (IB) World School in the Northwest and a full Spanish language immersion environment.
Profile last updated: 07/20/2021

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