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Roof repair underway at Polson High School

We are finally underway for the Polson High School roof repairs to occur this summer. It has taken time to negotiate the contract with Swank and then to approve the contract with Swank. After the June 10 Board approval, Swank immediately began to prepare the specifications for the roof and the soffit (the me...

Polson school board approves contract with Swank

POLSON — After swearing in new Polson School Board Trustee Caroline McDonald at the monthly meeting on June 10, the board continued working its way through the policy manual. In a special board meeting before the regular meeting, the trustees approved the contract with Swank Construction for work on...

Dollars for Scholars awards $19,750 to students

News from Polson Dollars for Scholars POLSON — Polson Dollars for Scholars awarded 20 scholarships totaling $19,750 to Polson High School seniors and former Polson High School graduates who are currently attending an accredited two-year, four-year, community college, university or vocational school....

Polson High School plans Graduation Matters for 2014

POLSON — No sooner had Polson High School seniors graduated on June 1 than the Polson Graduation Matters team gathered to start planning next year’s strategy.  Graduation Matters is a program supported by  Superintendent of Public Instruction Denise Juneau to help boost Montana&rs...

‘Arts in Our Backyard’ honors volunteers, showcases student art ‘Arts in Our Backyard’ honors volunteers, showcases student art

POLSON — “Our class made a big portrait of animals,” Kendra Spotted Bear said. “I made the bear.”  Kendra is in Kris Nordberg’s second grade class. Kendra’s friend Reagan Wetzel created a butterfly picture and insects in Darcie Laud’s second grade  ...

‘Memorable’ Polson class of 2013 graduates ‘Memorable’ Polson class of 2013 graduates

POLSON — “Don’t be forgettable, be memorable,” commencement speaker Taryn Harrison told the class of 2013.  Harrison, who as a substitute teacher got to know many of the class members, said the students were all special and amazing and worth remembering, which is what memorabl...

Polson teacher earns state honor Polson teacher earns state honor

POLSON — Studying Japanese or Latin, constructing an electric guitar from scratch, dissecting bovine brains, learning computer programming languages, writing novels and self publishing, studying coccidiosis or designing snowboards — these are just some of the subjects students have delved into in...

Signup deadline for summer drivers’ education class approaches

POLSON — Applications for Polson High School’s 2013 Summer Driver Education class can be picked up in the Polson High School Guidance office on May 13, 14, and 15, (Monday, Tuesday and Thursday), during school hours. Completed forms will be accepted on May 16 and 17 only, (Thursday and Friday), f...

Scientist whistleblower shares story with students Scientist whistleblower shares story with students

Mission Valley school children had the opportunity to hear one of the main “whistle blowers” against the major tobacco companies tell his story of secret laboratory studies, being fired, and subsequently testifying before Congress that led to the Master Settlement Agreement. Money from the tobacc...

Bus loading, parent parking to change at Cherry Valley

POLSON — In an effort to improve safety for our students, we are going to be making some changes to school bus loading sites and public parking at Cherry Valley School in Polson.  Starting Thursday, May 2, our school buses will drop off and pick up students at the front of the school on Eighth ...

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