Why Rural Matters

As a rural state, Montana is unique among all states particularly when it comes to education. The Rural School and Community Trust (RSCT) has been producing their Why Rural Matters every two years since 2009. From their latest report, Montana has the highest percentage of rural schools (74.0%) and the highest percentage of rural school districts (95.3%).

Here is a link to a portion of the report that is specific to Montana, Click Here. (9Mb)

Here is a link to the entire report RCST Report released in June of 2017, Click Here. (9Mb)

Other Publications of Interest from RCST are: