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Missoula-area whooping cough cases top 100 | Local  The Missoulian

An outbreak of pertussis, or whooping cough, in Missoula County has spread across the public schools, with reports of vaccinated and unvaccinated students ...



Big Sky High student missing since April 3; police seek public assistance  The Missoulian

Missoula police are asking for help in the search for a 16-year-old Big Sky High School student not seen in the last week.



Big Sky High School brings back the "Science Circus"  ABC FOX Montana

After a two year hiatus, Big Sky High School is bringing back the "Science Circus" March 15-16, and kids from the community are invited to see the show.



Suspect wants to share his side of the Big Sky High School shooting incident  Missoulian

Marvin Seastrunk wants to be heard. The 18-year-old's name may be unfamiliar but the story is well-known locally. Seastrunk was sentenced on Tuesday for an ...



Hall Passages: Big Sky students demonstrate hands-on experiments to show science is fun  Missoulian

Megan Kelley had one goal when she demonstrated a science experiment at DeSmet School last week. She wanted to prove that science is fun.



Review: Officer from Big Sky High School shooting used 'reasonable' force  The Missoulian

The school resource officer who shot at a student's car as the youth fled Big Sky High School returned to active duty following use-of-force investigations by the ...



'It's going to affect us the most': Missoula youth join international walkouts on climate change  The Missoulian

More than 200 Missoula high school students left class early on Friday afternoon to participate in an international school walkout and call for action on climate ...



New Lowell principal, Big Sky athletic director named  The Missoulian

Barbara Frank will be the new principal at Lowell Elementary School for the 2018-19 school year, Missoula County Public Schools announced.



Student denies driving at officer who shot at his car at Big Sky High School, admits other charges  Missoulian

The Big Sky High School student whose car was shot at by the school resource officer when the student — allegedly with cocaine and a pistol — fled the ...



Big Sky High School student suspended for repeatedly wearing Confederate flag sweatshirt  Missoulian

A Big Sky High School student was suspended from school Tuesday for repeatedly wearing a Confederate flag sweatshirt, despite the administration's requests ...



Student from Big Sky High School shooting will be tried as juvenile  The Missoulian

The now 18-year-old Big Sky High School student whose car was shot at by the school resource officer when he fled the building in March — allegedly with ...



Hot shooting, sharp defense propel Butte past Missoula Big Sky  The Missoulian

MISSOULA – What a difference a week can make. After opening the season with a loss against Helena High, Butte's girls basketball team turned it around with a ...



MCPS announces new Lewis and Clark Elementary principal  The Missoulian

Missoula County Public Schools announced Friday that Amy Shattuck will become the new principal of Lewis and Clark Elementary School for the 2019-2020 ...



Big Sky High student didn't have gun in building, district says  Missoulian

Although the student involved in a Friday shooting at Big Sky High School was being investigated for having a gun, school officials said that he did not bring one ...



Missoula's Big Sky High under perimeter lock-in due to graffiti threat, students allowed to leave  Missoulian

Big Sky High School was under a perimeter lock-in Thursday after graffiti was found in a girls' bathroom that reads "Don't be at Big Sky at 1:20." The lock-in was.



Missoula thrift store teaching students valuable life lessons  KPAX-TV

MISSOULA – It might be the best little thrift store you didn't know was there. It's called the Eagle's Nest and it doesn't just have the best deals in town, it's also ...



Missoula schools adopt more unified cell phone policies  Missoulian

Texting, Instagramming and tweeting will have to wait until after class for most students at Missoula County Public Schools.



Missoula County School District announces principal shuffle at Missoula schools  The Missoulian

A handful of Missoula schools will have new principals next year, with the Missoula County School District announcing a shuffle in administrators on Friday.



Cocaine, $1000 found on Big Sky student charged in shooting incident  Missoulian

Prosecutors have filed juvenile felony charges against the 17-year-old student involved in a March 16 incident at Big Sky High School where he allegedly drove ...



Hearing underway to decide if Big Sky student remains charged as adult  The Missoulian

A judge heard arguments Tuesday about whether a Big Sky High School student whose car was shot at by a school resource officer after he fled in March should ...



Police: Shots fired in Missoula's Big Sky High parking lot; student arrested after chase  Missoulian

A Big Sky High School student was taken into custody Friday after shots were fired in the school's student parking lot at about 12:45 p.m., according to Missoula ...



Man killed in Missoula shooting remembered as devoted father, talented mechanic  KPAX-TV

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Handgun Magazine Leads To Lockdown At Missoula's Sentinel High School  MTPR

A Missoula high school was placed on lockdown for about three-and-a-half hours Monday morning after a loaded handgun magazine was found in a school ...



Big Sky hosts Butte schools for their first home meet of the year  Montana Sports

MISSOULA – The first outdoor track meet in Missoula was held at Big Sky High School. Team scores weren't tallied at the first track meet but both schools had ...



Student from Friday shooting, chase at Big Sky High makes first court appearance  Missoulian

The student arrested after an incident at Big Sky High School on Friday during which a police officer shot at the 17-year-old's car made his first court appearance ...



Report: Gunshots at Missoula's Big Sky High fired by school resource officer, not student  Missoulian

The shots fired Friday afternoon in the Big Sky High School parking lot came from the gun of the school's resource officer, not from the student he was chasing, ...



MCPS lawyer: Schools can ban Confederate flags | Local  Missoulian

A school may restrict the presence or display of the Confederate flag in order to protect its educational environment, according to a lawyer who advises Missoula ...



Arlee's Warrior Movement brings message of hope to Big Sky Native American Heritage event  Missoulian

Friends and families fixed their attention on a projector screen in the gymnasium of Big Sky High School Wednesday night as a video in which the Arlee boys ...



Arlee Warriors, University of Montana events celebrate Native American heritage  Missoulian

The Arlee boy's basketball team, the Warriors, will be visiting Big Sky High School on Wednesday to share their message of hope, talk about suicide prevention ...



Sustainable Missoula: High school students fight for the climate, and their lives  Missoula Current

Friday, March 15 is a momentous day — a day of global youth action called Youth Strike for Climate, a movement launched when a single teen — Greta ...



International teachers visit Big Sky High as part of State Dept. Program  ABC FOX Montana News

Teachers from all around the world have been in the Garden City learning about education programs as part of a U.S State Department Program.



MCPS aims to supply its own ground beef through agriculture classes  ABC FOX Montana

MISSOULA - Where's the beef? At Missoula County Public Schools. The Missoula Agriculture Center is getting a new lab to help MCPS students get ahead in ...



'Usable artwork': Missoula high school teacher helps kids craft custom skis  The Missoulian

SUPERIOR — Scot Traeder gets immense satisfaction from gliding over water, whether frozen or liquid, on something he's built himself from scratch.



Hall Passages: Robust music programs make MCPS one of the nation's best  The Missoulian

Musicians have long flocked to Missoula for the city's vibrant arts and culture scene. The migration of musicians, along with those born and raised here, lends a ...



Caleb Schaeffer, University of Providence wrestling ink Missoula Big Sky's Dayton Evans  Montana Sports

(Editor's note: University of Providence athletics release). GREAT FALLS — University of Providence wrestling head coach Caleb Schaeffer announced the ...



Missoula Big Sky relieves Bryan Ferriter of boys' basketball coaching duties  The Missoulian

MISSOULA — Missoula Big Sky's boys' basketball coach Bryan Ferriter has been relieved of his coaching duties.



Big Sky Student Arrested for SRO Incident Charged as an Adult  Newstalkkgvo

A 17 year-old Big Sky High School student was charged as an adult in Missoula District Court on Tuesday, according to Deputy Missoula County Attorney ...



MCPS announces leadership changes at 4 schools  NBC Montana

Four Missoula County schools will have new principals to start the 2019-2020 school year. ---The following is a press release from Missoula County Public ...



Big Sky students provide food for classmates in need  The Missoulian

Five students gathered in a classroom at Big Sky High School on Tuesday to celebrate the first year of providing meals for classmates in need.



Bozeman superintendent Rob Watson named new MCPS superintendent | Local  Missoulian

Rob Watson, the current superintendent of Bozeman School District, will take over that same post for Missoula County Public Schools beginning July 1, following ...



Photos: Student walkout at Missoula high schools | Local  The Missoulian

Hundreds of students from Hellgate High School and about 40 from Big Sky High School stage a walkout Wednesday, February 21, in support of stronger gun ...



Missoula schools crack down on e-cigarette and vape pens  Missoulian

As soon as teachers turned their backs, students at Missoula Sentinel High School would reach into their pockets to grab Juul pens, take a hit and blow the ...



Student of the Week: Alexandra Lin  KPAX-TV

Our Student of the Week for January 2, 1019, is Alexandra Lin who attends Big Sky High School. Alexandra works as a tutor and is an officer in the National ...



Threats, Arrests Continue At Montana Schools  MTPR

A student at Stevensville High School who police say made a threat to harm staff and students was arrested today. That's according to the Ravalli County.



Retiring teacher's sudden death stuns Missoula schools | Local  Missoulian

Principal Natalie Jaeger said Tuesday was a “sad and somber day” in the halls of Missoula's Big Sky High School.



Boston headmaster named principal of Big Sky High School  The Missoulian

Natalie Jaeger, an Anaconda native now the co-headmaster at Boston Green Academy, will be the new principal of Missoula's Big Sky High School.



Standardized test scores remain consistent in Montana, vary slightly in Missoula  Missoulian

Standardized test scores for students in Montana showed little variation in the 2017-2018 school year compared with previous years, according to results ...



Big Sky High literary magazines earn top awards again  Missoulian

Aerie Big Sky was the sole Montana winner of the most prestigious award for student literary magazines in 2016.



Target Range student breaks record with fourth Missoula County Spelling Bee win  The Missoulian

The word “nemesis” didn't pose a problem to Reagan Remmers, an eighth-grade student at Target Range School, who placed first at the Missoula County ...



Missoula Big Sky coach Amy Roberts on leave of absence, Brielle Rolle to assume duties  The Missoulian

MISSOULA — Missoula Big Sky head volleyball coach Amy Roberts is on leave, according to a statement from Big Sky High School athletic director Sabrina ...



Missoula shooting victim was exchange student at Big Sky High  The Missoulian

The 17-year-old boy who was shot and killed early Sunday was Diren Dede, a foreign exchange student from Hamburg, Germany, attending Missoula's Big Sky ...



Sections of former UM basketball coach's graduation speech plagiarized  The Missoulian

In his speech at Big Sky High School's graduation Saturday, former Lady Griz basketball coach Robin Selvig plagiarized parts of a Great Falls Tribune article.



Big Sky High School scholarships and awards | State & Regional  The Missoulian

Natalie M. Arnott: Brian and Cindy Arnott, parents. Missoula 4-H Council $750; Missoula 4-H Southside Lions Scholarship $1500; Montanan 4-H Foundation ...



School safety an ongoing project in Missoula | Local  Missoulian

In the Sentinel High School gymnasium Tuesday, at the end of the school's annual “Respect Assembly,” Principal Ted Fuller delivered a brief speech on school ...



James Rueben “JR” Grant | Obituaries  The Missoulian

MISSOULA — It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of James Rueben “JR” Grant, of Missoula, on April 8, 2019, at the age of 39. JR was.



Big Sky student speaks out about substitute teacher's racist comments  Missoulian

Nearly a month after Big Sky High School students were subjected to a racial epithet by a substitute teacher, a student's family is frustrated by the ongoing ...



Student wears Confederate flag to school, lands in principal's office  NBC Montana

Friday was Hellgate High School's Homecoming day. Students were encouraged to wear red and gold, the school's colors, to show school spirit. Wyatt Patterson ...



Hundreds of Missoula students walk out of class to protest gun violence in schools  Missoulian

Before noon Wednesday, the fire alarm went off at Hellgate High School and the building evacuated, though many students had already planned to leave.



Big Sky to promote Michela Anderson to head girls' hoops coach  The Missoulian

For the second time in the past two springs, Missoula Big Sky is hiring a new head girls' basketball coach. If Michela Anderson has any say in the matter, the.



Missoula school administrators talk bond projects, security at City Club  The Missoulian

Student safety is one of the primary needs being addressed with the $158 million in bonds that voters approved for Missoula County public schools in 2015, ...



MCPS recommends controversial English curriculum, teachers speak out  Missoulian

Sarah Pohl, an English teacher at Sentinel High School, brought a list of books she and her colleagues teach their students to a Missoula County Public Schools ...



Big Sky High School | Hometowns  The Missoulian

Parents: Terry and Suzanne Klise. GPA: 4.0. Activities: National Honor Society; varsity gymnastics. Scholarships, awards: Montana University System Honor ...



Western AA track: Big Sky's Wilcox soars on new pole  The Missoulian

MISSOULA — Missoula Big Sky's Rylan Wilcox began to get frustrated.



Two die in separate crashes in Missoula area over the weekend  Missoulian

The victim of a fatal motorcycle crash Friday evening between Missoula and Lolo has been identified as 20-year-old Connor Thomas Chilcote, a 2016 Missoula ...



High school graduates encouraged to find passions, know themselves, overcome challenges  The Missoulian

Seniors from Hellgate, Sentinel, and Big Sky high schools — clad, respectively, in red, purple and blue caps and gowns — crossed the Adams Center stage ...



Hall Passages: Hot Springs students advocate for sustainable future  The Missoulian

HOT SPRINGS — The past decade has been the warmest on record. Heat waves are lasting longer, ice sheets are shrinking and sea levels are rising.



Arlee parents still frustrated over response to student who brought gun to school  The Missoulian

Parents of students in the Arlee School District are planning to attend a school board meeting on Tuesday to discuss school safety after a meeting last week left ...



Police: 2 shot near Sentinel High in Missoula; suspect at large Sunday evening  The Missoulian

Gunshots shattered a quiet evening in Missoula Sunday, sending police rushing to the area around Sentinel High School, where they found two people lying in ...



Meet the 2019 Little Sullivan Award finalists: Tres Tinkle  Montana Sports

Tres Tinkle's run as an amateur athlete may come to a close this summer, meaning his chances of being named the Montana Amateur Athletic Union Little ...



Shots fired in brief police standoff on Missoula's Northside  Missoulian

A Missoula police officer exchanged gunfire early Thursday morning with a 26-year-old man after a short chase through Missoula's Northside.



Missoula commissioners call for hold on South Avenue Bridge  The Missoulian

The Board of Missoula County Commissioners held an administrative meeting on Jan. 9 that included an update on the proposed South Avenue Bridge.



Missoula remembers longtime Aerie adviser Lorilee Evans-Lynn  Missoulian

Robert Lee lifted up the left side of his jacket, revealing "Words" on his shirt as he said it: "Words matter."



Griz softball opens 2019 campaign 1-4  Montana Kaimin

The Griz softball team is facing its first spring season without the program's original recruits, but that doesn't seem to faze it.



Big Sky High School student accepted to West Point  The Missoulian

Molly Langland of Big Sky High School has been accepted to the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York.



MCPS high school students select Big Sky social studies teacher for excellence award  The Missoulian

One of the greatest honors a schoolteacher receives is the respect of his or her students.



UPDATE: Big Sky librarian dies in car crash  The Missoulian

Big Sky High School lost longtime librarian Christine Fogerty on Friday when she died in a car accident while visiting family in Bozeman, according to Principal ...



Photos: Missoula High School Graduations 2017 | Local  The Missoulian

Hellgate, Sentinel and Big Sky high schools held commencement ceremonies on Saturday.



Active shooter drill at Big Sky High on Monday  The Missoulian

Missoula law enforcement agencies, as well as other emergency response organizations and Missoula County Public Schools will be holding a pair of active ...



Mountain Cats, Tigers open season at Frenchtown Invite  Clark Fork Valley Press

Both the Clark Fork Mountain Cats and the St. Regis Tigers track teams placed in multiple track and field even.



Smart Schools 2020 bond project heads into 3rd year; Franklin, Lowell almost complete  The Missoulian

Students at Franklin and Lowell elementary schools will be starting the year in their completed buildings as the two Missoula County Public Schools 2020 bond ...



Missoula high school graduations set for Saturday; Seeley-Swan is Sunday  The Missoulian

On Saturday, 806 Missoula high school seniors will earn their degrees during graduation ceremonies in the University of Montana's Adams Center.



Missoula honors Big Sky High librarian, 'our kind of perfect'  The Missoulian

Christine Fogerty brought joy into every room, even on Saturday, when the community gathered to honor her life.



Photos: Veterans Day Events in Western Montana | News  The Missoulian

Every year we celebrate Veterans Day on the eleventh day of the eleventh month with parades, breakfasts, assemblies and observations. This year was special, ...



As rivers rise, Missoula County prepares for evacuations in flood-prone areas  Missoulian

Missoula County Sheriff's deputies went door to door with evacuation warnings for Orchard Homes-area residents on Monday morning after Sunday-night rains ...



Missoula man accused of leaving child in hot car while stealing candy  Missoulian

A 31-year-old Missoula man was released on his own recognizance Wednesday after being charged with allegedly leaving a child in a hot car, forcing ...



University of Montana Athletics budget shrinks as institutional support projected to grow  Missoulian

The University of Montana Athletics Department budget is projected to be smaller in the 2018 fiscal year even as the institutional support it receives is estimated ...



Missoula school resource officers spending spring break training  Missoulian

While students and teachers are out on spring break this week, the resource officers from the Missoula Police Department still are in school.



Polson's Scott Wilson Hired by Montana High School Association  Flathead Beacon

Scott Wilson, the longtime head football coach at Polson High School and the school's principal the last two years, has been hired as an assistant director with ...



Prom night glamour in Missoula; 3 high schools putting on the ritz  The Missoulian

Missoula Big Sky, Hellgate and Sentinel high schools held their proms on Saturday night. Hellgate students showed off their finery to family and friends during ...



Anti-meth mural installed by students at Big Sky High School  The Missoulian

Prison. Seizures. Abuse. Overdose. Rock bottom. These are just a handful of the words high school students associate with methamphetamine use.



Ronald Joseph Pagel | Obituaries  The Missoulian

MISSOULA — Ronald Joseph Pagel, husband and father, forester and teacher, passed away on Thursday, July 19 at home in Missoula with his family.



Returning champs Christina Aragon, Dawson LaRance face loaded Montana Mile field  MontanaSports

(Big Sky State Games media release). BILLINGS – The 2018 Montana Mile will mark its 27th running for men and the 17th for women at the Big Sky State Games ...



Montana student disciplined for Confederate flag sweatshirt  Great Falls Tribune

MISSOULA — A Montana high school student has been disciplined for continuing to wear a Confederate flag sweatshirt after administrators requested that he ...



Missoula schools back in session amid ongoing construction  Missoulian

The blacktop adjacent to the playground at Hawthorne Elementary School crowded with students and parents as kindergartners through fifth-graders lined up for ...



Hellgate High School Beats Out Other Missoula Schools in Ranking, Sixth Best in Montana  Newstalkkgvo

Missoula's Hellgate High School made U.S. News and World Report's list of top high schools in Montana this week. The school is one of just two AA schools in ...



Missoula high school administration in place for next year  The Missoulian

Missoula County Public Schools trustees accepted the personnel report Tuesday night, which lays out the staff renewals and non-renewals for the 2016-2017 ...



Stevensville police arrest juvenile after alleged threat made at high school  Ravalli Republic

HAMILTON — A Stevensville High School student faces a felony charge of intimidation after allegedly making threatening statements toward other students and ...



Missoula high schoolers seek community support to attend speech and debate nationals  Missoulian

When it comes to the national speech and debate tournament, local rivalries are laid to rest.



Big Sky High students craft skis, snowboards; raffle planned  The Missoulian

Discussions about P-Tex and dampening vibration are common enough in ski shops, but at Big Sky High School you'll find such topics at the center of the Wood ...



Changes could end numerous valedictorians at Sentinel, Hellgate  The Missoulian

This year's Sentinel and Hellgate high school seniors could be some of the last to receive the title of valedictorian in response to a debate about what merits a ...



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