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Schools of Beaverhead County Montana
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Beaverhead County once had 78 rural school, now they have only 19.
Miss Blanche Lamont, schoolteacher and her class at Hecla, October 1893
Courtesy of Library of Congress
Hecla School, date unknown but likely late 1800's from style of dress
Early one room schoolhouse from Jackson, Beaverhead County
Birch Creek School
Beaverhead High School
Public School, Dillon.
Elementary school in Dillon
Polaris School was established in 1892 as a one-room school house. Teachers boarded with local families
until the building to house teachers was added. Fifty eight teachers have taught 94 terms of schools
from 1892-1990. Average enrollment is six to eight students per year. Kindergarten through eighth
grade is taught by one teacher.
This page was last updated on -08/10/2019
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