By late Tuesday morning, the annex building at McKinley Elementary School was little more than heaps of rubble and a few support beams, marking the next step in a major renovation of the 100-plus-year-old school.
Rain or shine, renovations on Broadwater and McKinley elementary schools will be on track for an August 2015 completion.
School District 2 has tightened up its procedures for letting parents know what books are on the middle and high school required reading lists and how to request an alternate title.
School District 2 has hired two local builders to tackle the rebuilding and renovations for McKinley and Broadwater elementary schools.
Broadwater Elementary School Principal Joe Halligan shows the school's current keycard lock system on Tuesday. The system will be updated this year as all SD2 elementary and middle schools receive new security locks and cameras.
Come fall, schoolchildren at Broadwater Elementary will have one more reason to celebrate recess — they will have a new new playground and equipment.
Marcus Hildreth, left, and Matthew Lehman prepare to participate in a groundbreaking ceremony for a new playground at Broadwater Elementary School on Thursday. St. Vincent Healthcare and the Broadwater Elementary PTA partnered to pay for the $33,000 playground and equipment.
Pupils and staff members from Broadwater Elementary and leaders from St. Vincent Healthcare broke ground Thursday, paving the way for a new playground. The goal is to have the new facility ready when children return to classes in the fall.
A grassroots movement that started in Billings to create millions of paper hearts to send to Newtown, Conn., in the wake of a deadly Dec. 14 mass shooting at an elementary school there is gaining momentum across the country.
Gala Thompson didn't know how to tell her 5- and 9-year-old daughters, Hannah and Madeline, about the Dec. 14 mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Conn., that took the lives of 20 children and six adults.
Julie Burton, a board member with the Montana Women’s Run, presents Broadwater Elementary fifth-grader Mikayla Model with a Kid’s Run T-shirt that features Mikayla’s artwork. The presentation took place in the school’s gymnasium Monday morning.
Mikayla Model, a fifth-grader at Broadwater Elementary, will have her artwork featured on the 2012 Kids' Run T-shirts. The Kids' Run is hosted by the Montana Women's Run.
Broadwater Elementary school teacher Jody Reichenbach and Senior High School assistant principal Shelli Strouf pose with Dr. Seuss characters as third and fourth graders from Broadwater Elementary School gathered at Senior High School for Read Across America on Friday.
Chelsea Austin reads the Dr. Seuss book One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish to third grader Jasmine Gugler from Broadwater Elementary School at Senior High School for Read Across America day on Friday.
Above, Senior High drama students act out the Dr. Seuss book “Sneetches” for third graders from Broadwater Elementary for Read Across America Day on Friday. At right, Broadwater students watch as “Sneetches” is acted out for them. At left, Chelsea Austin reads the Dr. Seuss book “One Fish, T…
Third graders from Broadwater Elementary School watch as Senior High School drama students act out the Dr. Seuss book Sneetches for Read Across America day on Friday, March 2, 2012. Third and fourth graders from Broadwater Elementary School gather at Senior High School for Read Across Americ…
Eight-year old Evan Drollinger, a third-grader at Broadwater Elementary School, is preparing to travel to Aurora, Colo. for a heart transplant. Evan's classmates are hosting a fundraiser on Saturday at Broadwater.
Long before the bell rings on Tuesday mornings at Broadwater Elementary, a group of youngsters, now 90 strong, laces up their sneakers for a 20-minute run around the schoolyard.