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Articles with the Tag: St. Ignatius schools

New playground planned at Mission Schools New playground planned at Mission Schools

MISSION – The St. Ignatius School District has one major campus facelift in the works and another in the fundraising stages.  At a Dec. 17 school board meeting, administrators gave reports on the progress of a construction project that will update the exterior of the district’s high schoo...

‘Dogs with Wings’ buy presents for local children ‘Dogs with Wings’ buy presents for local children

ST. IGNATIUS – Every time a bough breaks, a Bulldog gets its wings. Last week, 23 members of the Mission Middle School Dogs With Wings group took profits raised from selling homemade Christmas wreaths, to Polson Walmart in an angelic purchasing frenzy that will provide Christmas presents for 13 Mission...

Martin Luther King Day essay contest announced

News from the Flathead Reservation Human Rights Coalition LAKE COUNTY — The Flathead Reservation Human Rights Coalition is sponsoring a Martin Luther King Day essay contest for grades 7-12. Entrants must explain in 250 words or less what the following quote by Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. means to t...

Shopping online? Send money to local schools

LAKE COUNTY – Online retail is often seen as an arch nemesis of mom and pop stores, but if entering cyberspace for deals is a necessary evil this holiday season there is a way to make sure at least some of the dollars sent zooming across the globe make their way back to Mission Valley. It’s as...

Tribute to fall sports seniors

The last of the autumn leaves falling to the ground not only signifies the coming of winter but also the end of a chapter for the valley’s high school seniors who dedicated themselves to various fall sports. These young athletes not only went above and beyond for their teams but also represented their ...

Sharing Kazakhstan, enjoying activities in America Sharing Kazakhstan, enjoying activities in America

My name is Altynay, shorter — Altusha — or how local people call me: Allie. I am an exchange student from Kazakhstan in Mission High School. I have been here since Aug. 30. Last week was an International Education Week and I gave a presentation about my Motherland, Kazakhstan. During my presen...

Musical Magic Musical Magic

RONAN — Conductor Dusty Molyneaux spread his arms as wide and high as humanly possible, signaling to the 145 musicians in front of him to get louder and smoother in their playing. Molyneaux then curtly drew his hands together, shook his head, and signaled for the band to stop, as the motions didn&rsquo...

Mission students to perform with Missoula Children’s Theatre

ST. IGNATIUS — “The Secret Garden,” an original Missoula Children’s Theatre rendition, is a joyful retelling of a story of hope and celebration and all good things in life. Mistress Mary Quite Contrary embarks on a journey from India to her uncle’s home in England. Along the way...

Mission students gather boughs to fund Christmas gifts for children in need Mission students gather boughs to fund Christmas gifts for children in need

A group of Mission Middle School students put on their work gloves to develop a multi-step project resulting in Christmas presents for kids in need.  “We are helping people like angels so that makes us the Dogs with Wings,” said Matthew Druffel, 11, referring to the school’s bulldog...

Lady Bulldogs hang net for season

FLORENCE – The Lady Bulldogs fell to Ronan 0-3 Friday in a loser-out game.  Though Emilie Charlo played hard with three kills and three aces, the Lady Bulldogs couldn’t hold on. Mission finished 1-15 on the season.


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