WELCOME TO C.M. RUSSELL ELEMENTARY
"Working to create a commUNITY of respect everywhere"COMPASSION COURAGE GRATITUDE INTEGRITY RESILIENCE TENACITYThank you Russell students and families for a fantastic 2016-2017 school year.Have a fabulous and safe summer break. We look forward to seeing you on August 28th.
Become a Special Ed Paraeducator!
MCPS hires dedicated, professional and caring Paraeducators for all of our 17 schools. We need individuals who can work one-on-one and in small groups with students who require extra support. Please visit the Job Fair on Tuesday, August 1, 4:30 - 7:00 p.m. in the Sentinel High School Cafeteria, 901 South Avenue.
Register for SchoolParents are encouraged to register their student(s) for school as soon as possible after relocating to Missoula or outlying communities. During the summer, MCPS elementary and middle schools are closed but families will be able to register their student at the MCPS Administration Office located at 215 S. 6th Street West. The high school offices remain open during the summer. Click here for registration details.
Summer meals for kidsBeginning Monday, June 12, summer meals are available at four Missoula locations to children ages 18 and younger at no cost. No sign up required, students just need to stop by.Both breakfast (8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m.) and lunch (11 a.m. to 1 p.m.) will be served at these locations:
Summer meals will be served through Aug. 18 with the exception of the Head Start location which will end Aug. 11. For details, please call Stacey Rossmiller at 728-2400, ext. 3023.
- Chief Charlo Elementary, 5600 Longview Drive
- Jefferson Center, 1700 South Ave. W.
- Head Start, 1001 Warden Ave.
- Russell Elementary, 3216 Russell St.
Download the MCPS App
Don’t miss this opportunity to help our school win a Chromebook! In the spirit of a friendly contest…the top three schools to obtain the highest percentage (based on their student population) of MCPS Mobile App Downloads/School Followers by February 17 will win a Chromebook! The app is FREE and available now in the Google Play Store and the App Store. Students, parents and staff can now receive messages from one or multiple schools, have easy access to the Q Portal, Moodle and more!
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.Thank you to Modern Machinery and The Dennis and Phyllis Washington Foundation for purchasing a Russell Bears sweatshirt for every student and staff member at Russell! We appreciate your kindness!