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  • MCPS Elementary District (K-8) Operations LevyBallot Information

    Missoula County Public Schools will have an elementary (K-8) operations levy on the May 2, 2017 school elections ballot.  Ballots will be mailed to voters in mid-April and must be returned by 8 p.m. on Tuesday, May 2.  Ballots can be returned by mail or dropped off at the Missoula County Elections Office or Missoula County Fairgrounds:

    What does an operations levy support?

    • Instructional programs and materials
    • Extra-curricular programs
    • Employee salaries and benefits
    • Maintaining and operating school facilities - including utilities


    For levy details and to learn more, click here.


 Wildcat News: 
  • mef MEF Creative Classroom Grants & Elementary Educator of the Year

    The Missoula Education Foundation (MEF) is now accepting grant applications for the MEF 2017-2018 Creative Classroom Grants.  In addition, MEF is accepting nominations for the Elementary Educator of the Year.  The application and nomination deadlines are both April 28, 2017.  Click here for details.

  • The Washington Mathcounts Team are the State Mathcounts Champions.   All 5 boys placed in the top 15 out of 90 of the top middle school math students in the state. 

    Congratulations to...

    Dylan McGeary 5th place

    Wyatt Keyes 6th place

    Finn Goss 7th place

    Griffin Kinch 11th place

    Everett Smith 15th place.

     Dylan, Finn, and Wyatt actually finished 4th,  5th, 6th respectively on the individual tests but got bumped one place in the countdown round.

     Because WMS placed first as a team, our coach, Kari Boucher, will be going to Orlando as the Montana State Coach.  Way to go Ms. Boucher!

  • Mathcounts

  • Kindergarten registration begins March 6, 2017 and will run through April 14, 2017.  Click here for registration details.

  • Construction crews have started work to rehabilitate the failing bridge deck on the Madison St. Bridge. While work is currently taking place underneath the bridge, lanes will be closed and traffic will be impacted starting Tuesday, January 3, 2017. Construction will continue through the end of the school year. This could causes buses to run late on occasion.

    You can stay up to date on this construction project by visiting:

    The following radio stations will also carry updates about the construction:

    Montana Public Radio

    The Mountain 102.5 FM

    The Blaze 96.3 FM

    If you would like to contact Beach Transportation directly, please call (406) 549-6121.

  • Thank you Missoula for affirming the new location for Cold Springs Elementary School. We are excited to work with the staff, students, parents and the community and our partners at A&E Architects to design the new school.
  • The school nurse tracks illness trends by keeping track of the number of students out with fever.  If your child is home and has a fever, please mention that in your message.  Your child should remain home for a full 24 hours, fever free, before returning to school.  Thank you. 





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  • 645 West Central
    Missoula, MT 59801

    Phone: 542-4085
    Fax: 721-7346
    Attendance Hotline: 728-2400 Ext.4867

     The first bell rings at 8:07 a.m.

    The tardy bell rings at 8:15 a.m.

    Dismissal occurs at 3:25 p.m. on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

    Early dismissal occurs at 2:25 p.m. on Thursdays.