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 YMCA is providing a free Summer Food Program, thanks to a $10,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation.
School District 2 will begin redrawing boundaries for its 26 elementary and middle schools this fall and it wants to get the community involved.
Students at Broadwater and McKinley elementary schools get extra day of summer vacation.
In its first official act of the evening, the Billings School District 2 board swore in two new trustees and an incumbent Monday night, ratifying the results of the May 6 elections.
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.
Billings business owner Susan Layton beat out her challenger for a seat on the School District 2 board after ballots were tallied Tuesday night.
It looks like incumbent Janna Hafer will keep her seat on the School District 2 board.
School District 2 hopes it will find the best people for its committee tasked with redrawing school boundaries.
Superintendent Terry Bouck was given mostly high praise in his first performance evaluation by the Billings School District 2 board at its Monday night meeting.
School District 2 needs $5.6 million by 2018 to afford running the two new middle schools that it plans to build over the next three years.
A free screening for children ranging in age from birth to 5 years is scheduled for April at the Shrine Auditorium, 1125 Broadwater Ave.
Shaun Harrington photographed at Castle Rock Middle School in 2007.
As School District 2 gears up to launch nearly 60 maintenance projects this summer, district officials have restructured its facilities management team to handle the load.
The job performance of Superintendent Terry Bouck is now open for review.
School District 2 trustees got their first look on Monday night at models and schematics for the new Heights middle school and for the newly redesigned McKinley and Broadwater elementary schools.
Sometimes you need a professional.
More high school students in Billings — and from across Montana — took Advanced Placement classes in 2013 than ever before.
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.
The School District 2 board will discuss on Monday night how parents can opt their children out of required reading if they find the material offensive.