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Bond election in Roundup seeks new elementary school

For the fourth time in as many years, Roundup school officials are asking voters to approve a pair of bonds that would replace the town’s cent…

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Year of festivities to mark Senior High's 75th anniversary

Year of festivities to mark Senior High's 75th anniversary

As Senior High turns 75, faculty and alumni are planning a yearlong jubilee to celebrate one of the city’s cornerstones.

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Can-do attitude helps under-construction schools on first day

Can-do attitude helps under-construction schools on first day

Back-to-school photos and fist bumps mingled with construction tape Wednesday as students in SD2 returned to classrooms.

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SD2 staff rings in another school year with pep rally at Alberta Bair

SD2 staff rings in another school year with pep rally at Alberta Bair

Amid optimism for the school year ahead, the “imperfect student” took center stage during School District 2 opening ceremonies held Tuesday fo…

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MSUB extends cooperative agreement with Japanese university

MSUB extends cooperative agreement with Japanese university

Montana State University Billings and Japan’s Prefectural University of Kumamoto (PUK) extended by three years on Monday a long-running agreem…

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'Focus on the individual student': New chancellor sets high expectations for MSUB

'Focus on the individual student': New chancellor sets high expectations for MSUB

Mark Nook, Montana State University Billings’ newly hired chancellor, laid out on Thursday morning his vision and goals for the upcoming schoo…

August 21, 2014 6:00 pm Video Photos

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Billings Catholic Schools bring more iPads to classrooms this year

Billings Catholic Schools bring more iPads to classrooms this year

This year marks the second year that iPads will be used in classrooms across Billings Catholic Schools as the school system continues to march…

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'No surprises' in new SD2 budget

The annual budget approved Monday by the School District 2 Board of Trustees takes advantage of new provisions approved by the state Legislatu…

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Billings Catholic Schools implement drug testing policy; deadline is Friday

Billings Catholic Schools implement drug testing policy; deadline is Friday

Before sophomores, juniors and seniors at Central High can lace up their shoes or polish their instruments for practice this year, many will h…

August 14, 2014 8:00 pm Photos

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State: Schools are ready for new online test

State: Schools are ready for new online test

Last spring’s practice run of a new statewide exam has shown that Montana schools are ready to test students online, state K-12 education offi…

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Parents, teachers glimpse ongoing transformation of historic elementaries

Parents, teachers glimpse ongoing transformation of historic elementaries

“Holy moly.”

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For students struggling to read, hope comes one sound at a time

For students struggling to read, hope comes one sound at a time

Twins Ty and Alec D’Aigneau each fingered sets of colored tiles into five-letter words, then counted off each sound as they spoke it, slowly, …

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SD2 trustees revise redistricting criteria; public can tour schools tonight

School District 2 school board trustees on Monday ironed out the principles that will guide efforts of the elementary school redistricting com…

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Rocky aviation program helps meet growing need for pilots

Rocky aviation program helps meet growing need for pilots

From the time he was 10 years old, Tyler Reed knew he wanted to be an airplane pilot.

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Orientation connects Rocky students in multiple ways

Orientation connects Rocky students in multiple ways

College officials know how critical freshman orientation is.

August 09, 2014 9:00 am Photos

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Back where she started: Khaleel trades dean's office for classroom

Back where she started: Khaleel trades dean's office for classroom

A calendar hangs on the wall in a corner of Dr. Tasneem Khaleel’s office in Montana State University Billings’ Sciences Building. It’s opened …

August 09, 2014 6:00 am Photos

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Colleges, universities set calendars

Colleges, universities set calendars

Institutions of higher learning offer everything from two-year associate degrees on up in a wide range of fields.

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Rural schools serve students outside SD2

Rural schools serve students outside SD2

Children whose families live outside the School District 2, Laurel and Lockwood boundaries, may attend one of several rural school districts, …

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Organization important for getting back to school

Organization important for getting back to school

Clothes on the floor, papers strewn across the room and pencils hiding so they can never be found. The tools are there: Closets, dressers and …

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Local business gives free backpacks to students in need

Local business gives free backpacks to students in need

Craig Bartholomew grew up not having much. Other families in the community helped his family. And the mentality to help others has been ingrai…

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