Kindergartners squeezed onto the class reading mat and sat "criss-cross apple sauce" to listen to a book — a routine activity that is vital for young learners.
One year ago, Billings Public Schools adopted a new, comprehensive policy against harassment, intimidation and bullying. The district had an anti-bullying policy before that, but the six-page document trustees approved in October 2013 spelled out a clearer, more consistent policy that all sc…
The next step in a new dual-enrollment program depends on what Billings high school students decide next week.
School District 2’s struggles to launch a successful college credit dual-enrollment program for high school students may be a thing of the past.
For a while, earlier this year, it looked like Skyview High might have to drop its theater arts class.
Colleen and Arnold Koch of Billings celebrated their 60th anniversary in Washington and Rapid City, S.D.
It's not just the kindergartners experiencing their first day of real school Wednesday. It's their teacher, too.
Last month, during the busy final weeks of school, Superintendent Terry Bouck stepped out of his office for the morning and headed down to Senior High School.
High school graduation in Billings is now a triple-header.
United Way of Yellowstone County elected three new members to the board of directors. They are Brenda Koch, K-12 executive director-Leadership Support, Billings Public Schools; Darren Walker, VP Human Resources, St. Vincent Healthcare; and Charles Wetherington, incident investigation special…
Last week, The Gazette reported Billings Public Schools fall enrollment of 10,983 students in its elementary district, an increase of 189 over last year.
Just over three-quarters of the Billings School District 2 students who started high school as freshmen in 2007 -- or who joined the school later -- graduated as seniors in 2011.
When school begins at the end of the month, School District 2 will venture into the unknown — on Wednesday mornings.
DRAYTON, N.D. — Brenda Koch of Billings took fourth place in the Whopper category in Drayton’s Rod & Reel Rally catfishing tournament held July 21 at Hastings Landing Recreation Area.
Even in the middle of a blizzard of new job chores Tuesday afternoon, Terry Bouck remained calm and relaxed.
The 2,300 Billings Public Schools students in middle school just received a boost in homework help.
Montana Republican Rep. Denny Rehberg meets with his sister, Dr. Shanna Henry, center, who is principal at Miles Avenue Elementary School, and Brenda Koch, right, the Billings School District 2 K-12 executive director for the east side of Billings. The trio met Wednesday to talk about federa…
It was a sibling spat that brought Montana Republican Rep. Denny Rehberg to Miles Avenue Elementary School on Wednesday morning.
The last thing kids want to be told is that going to school is a privilege.