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Kindergarten Round up, Open Houses held in Ronan, Pablo

RONAN/PABLO — The Ronan and Pablo School District No. 30’s annual Kindergarten Round Up pre-registration will be held at the Ronan Middle School on Tuesday, April 17, from 8:30 a.m.– 5:30 p.m. This registration will be for the upcoming 2018/2019 school year. To be eligible for kindergarten, a student must be 5 years old on or before Sept. 10, 2018. Parents are asked to bring the birth certificate and immunization record and Certificate of Indian Blood for their child at registration. Children who will be registering will be screened in hearing, speech, vision and school readiness skills. For your convenience, immunizations will be provided, as needed, at the time of immuni...


Native Youth Conference brings future leaders together Native Youth Conference brings future leaders together

PABLO – High School students from Arlee, St. Ignatius, Pablo, Polson, Missoula, Hot Springs, Helena and Hardin converged at Salish Kootenai College for three days last week to develop leadership skills and talk about issues important to them to help foster change. Laurencia Starblanket helped her pe...


MVCA students ‘sew’ into community service MVCA students ‘sew’ into community service

POLSON – Mission Valley Christian Academy students are finding ways to make a difference and a positive impact throughout the Mission Valley through monthly service projects.  According to school representative Annette Schiele, in the past the students have raked yards for the elderly, hauled w...


Montana Students offered college scholarships

News from GEAR UP HELENA – Montana GEAR UP recently notified 95 seniors, representing 23 Montana high schools, that they had earned the Montana TRIO Achievement Grant. The Montana TRIO Achievement Grant is a one-time award of $1,500. The grant may be used to cover the student’s cost of atten...


MVCA students ‘sew’ into community service MVCA students ‘sew’ into community service

POLSON – Mission Valley Christian Academy students are finding ways to make a difference and a positive impact throughout the Mission Valley through monthly service projects. According to school representative Annette Schiele, in the past the students have raked yards for the elderly, hauled wood, r...


St. Ignatius High School holds annual Career Day

News from St. Ignatius School District ST. IGNATIUS — St. Ignatius High School will host their annual career day on Thursday, April 12, from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. with keynote speaker Angela McLean, Director of American Indian Minority Achievement and K-12 partnerships. She is also a former lieutena...


Lake County students join national protest Lake County students join national protest

 LAKE COUNTY – Students in several Lake County schools joined tens of thousands of teenagers in a national walk out on Wednesday, March 14, at 10 a.m. to remember 17 students and staff killed by gun violence at a Florida high school exactly one month before the walk out. Not everyone supported the...


Ghost Out event drives home consequences of drunk, distracted driving Ghost Out event drives home consequences of drunk, distracted driving

RONAN – By 8:33 a.m. on Wednesday morning at the Ronan High School, Ronan Police officer Trevor Sheridan had notified his first class of a “fatality” from a mock crash that claimed the life of a fellow classmate caused by an alcohol-impaired driver.  Officer Sheridan performed his u...


Charlo wins back to back academic bowl competitions Charlo wins back to back academic bowl competitions

RONAN – In a show of academic smarts, middle school students participating in the Lake County Academic Bowl last week answered complicated questions within seconds.  Dixon, Polson, Mission, Charlo and Ronan participated in a series of academic challenges throughout the year before the final rou...


Arlee superintendent finalists announced

News from Arlee Schools ARLEE – The Arlee School District Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the following four finalists for the position of District Superintendent. The community is invited to attend candidate interviews starting at 1 p.m. March 28, at the high school library. Steven Sc...


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