School District 2
Not long after Billings popped up as a bustling railroad town in 1882, a single downtown site has been, in one way or another, a hub for the city's public education.
As dozens of youngsters lined up in the cafeteria at the Boys and Girls Clubs of Yellowstone County’s Bair Family Clubhouse on the South Side, the smell of freshly cooked French toast and sausage wafted through the room.
The Billings School District 2 Board of Trustees and the SD2 high school planning and development committee discussed on Monday night the members and general duties of the committee that will recommend new boundaries for elementary and middle schools in Billings.
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.
The Billings School District 2 Board of Trustees unanimously approved the appointment of Rob Rogers as its newest member on Monday night, filling a seat that's been vacant since May.
Billings School District 2 will begin working with RiverStone Health and Billings Clinic to look into and begin early planning and design work on a school-based health center at Orchard Elementary.
The culmination of months of hard work and research came to a head Tuesday for a group of Billings West High students as they began setting up a museum exhibit they created on hate speech and hate crimes in Billings.
A former School District 2 administrator pleaded guilty Friday to four charges, including felony theft, for stealing and pawning thousands of dollars worth of school electronics.
The Riverside Middle School principal who was removed from her job in March has negotiated a financial deal with School District 2 that will allow her to retire.
Every public high school junior in Billings — and across the state — took the ACT college entrance exam Wednesday free of charge.
Ballots go in the mail on Monday for the school election. Ballots must be returned by May 6. Only voters who live in the affected districts will receive ballots.
School District 2 trustees will be busy over the next three days as they fill out their evaluations of Superintendent Terry Bouck.
It might not seem like it now, but eventually spring weather will hit Billings and kids will start regularly walking to school again.
Billings Public Schools and the Billings Education Association agreed Wednesday afternoon on a two-year labor contract that would increase the district’s salary scale by 2 percent both years and make changes to the language used in the prior contract, according to a press release from the di…
School District 2 will host an information meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday to discuss the new Montana Content Standards and answer questions from the community about the initiative.
Students from the Career Center's SkillsUSA Club are headed up to Havre next month to compete with other Montana high schools with a little assist from some friends.
In 2013, Billings claimed fewer high school students also enrolled in college courses than any other comparable community in Montana.
School District 2's struggles to launch a successful college credit dual-enrollment program for high school students is probably best illustrated by Mikayla Burpee.
City and school leaders are looking at ways to make it safer for pedestrians to walk to downtown and midtown schools.
Renowned author Sherman Alexie is coming to Billings in October to give the 2014 Common Read Lecture at Rocky Mountain College.