The Montana legislature has mandated new immunization requirements for school children. In order to help students receive the immunization, the Missoula City-County Health Department outpatient clinic is offering extended hours and a Saturday clinic.
At a special meeting Thursday night, the Missoula School District One Board of Trustees officially gave their intent to ask for a $158 million bond issue to be placed on the November general election ballot.
Mark Thane, a 35 year veteran of the Missoula County school system, has been offered the position if interim superintendent. He will make $145,000 per year, considerably less than the present superintendent Alex Apostle, who makes well over $200,000 annually.
The University of Montana will host a ceremony on Tuesday to commemorate the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding among the Kumamoto Prefecture Board of Education, Missoula County Public Schools and UM.
Missoula School District One released a statement regarding former Missoula Sentinel High School principal Tom Blakely on Monday afternoon, according to District Communications Director Hatton Littman.