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Updated 3 years ago

State mandates schools to test drinking water for lead

Montana schools are now mandated to test drinking water for lead, following state rule changes related to school...

Updated 2 years, 7 months ago
Whitefish school district anticipates budget shortfall

The Whitefish School District is reviewing a preliminary general fund budget for the coming school year that is about $300,000 less than last year.

Updated 3 years ago
Project moves forward with furniture, playground equipment

The new Muldown Elementary School is coming together, and the Whitefish School Board last week approved bids for furniture and playground equipment for the n...

Updated 3 years, 1 month ago
Chef brings experience to classroom

Chef Jason Sanders is used to taking over kitchens, but his newest workspace is a little different — it’s a classroom.

Updated 3 years, 4 months ago
St. Matthew's students get lessons in life skills

Most people in the business world know the importance of a firm handshake. It’s the opportunity for a first impression, and a powerful communication tool.

Updated 3 years, 4 months ago
Kalispell schools seek input on hiring super

Kalispell Public Schools is requesting the community’s input on hiring a new superintendent through an upcoming community focus group and online survey.

Updated 3 years, 5 months ago
GHS names Honor Society inductees

There are 97 new members of the Glacier High School chapter of the National Honor Society.

Updated 3 years, 6 months ago
Test scores show local students on par with state

Most Flathead Valley high schools are doing better, or comparable to the rest of the state, in the percentage of juniors who are college-ready, according to ...

Updated 3 years, 6 months ago
Cayuse Prairie receives sports equipment grant

Cayuse Prairie School has received a $2,080 American Heart Association grant for new volleyball equipment.

Updated 3 years, 8 months ago
Linderman school upgrade about half done

A $5.8 million renovation of Linderman Education Center on Third Avenue East in Kalispell is about 45 percent completed.

Updated 3 years, 9 months ago
Flathead senior embraces volunteerism with a big heart

Under the outward appearance of someone who just likes to keep busy all the time, at heart, Payton Hallos is a dedicated volunteer making a difference in the...

Updated 3 years, 11 months ago
Schools get their own report cards under federal law

Students aren’t the only ones who receive report cards monitoring their performance.

Updated 3 years, 12 months ago
Local schools highlight needs, successes

Flathead Valley Community College and Kalispell Public Schools hit the high points on programs and funding at the Kalispell Chamber of Commerce monthly luncheon Tuesday.

Updated 4 years ago
KMS history lesson includes grinding wheat, churning butter

In Montana History teacher Kris Schreiner’s classroom at Kalispell Middle School there was an uncustomary setup on Tuesday — a pail of winter wheat, grain mi...

Updated 4 years ago
Longtime West Glacier teacher earns state award

Carolyn Wieringa of West Glacier Elementary School has been named the Montana Rural Teacher of the Year.