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New elementary school rezoning option

Kalispell School District would like to have your input on a proposed new elementary school rezoning option.

CLICK on this link Option E Suvey to go to a survey with the Option E rezoning information and a request for any comments you have.

New Elementary School Rezoning Survey

Kalispell School District would like to have your input on your preference on the proposed new elementary school rezoning options.  LINK to Survey

New Website Search Option

You can now search for information - content on our website with the new Search option at the top right by KPS Login.

SCHOOL MAKE UP DAYS

School Make Up Days will be as Follows:

Wednesday October 25th, 2017 will be a FULL DAY of school, instead of a half day as previously planned.

Tuesday January 2nd, 2018 will be the first day back from Winter Break, instead of January 3rd as previously planned.

Community Forum Regarding Elementary Re-Zoning

The administration and school board has begun the preliminary process of expanding from our current five elementary enrollment zones to six due to our new school being built off of Airport Road south of town. 

For information and Forum meeting times and location Click on View More below 

UPDATE FROM SHERIFF CHUCK CURRY
Preschool Enrollment

Kalispell Public Schools if offering a Preschool program at Hedges and Russell Elementary Schools.

Click on View More below for enrollment criteria and PDF link for applicaton forms.

First Days of School

First Day of School:

August 30th - For 1st through 6th Grade and 9th Grade Only.

Thursday August 31th - 7th, 8th, and 10th through 12th Grades.

Kindergarten will begin after Labor Day.

Each school will send out their specific schedule.

2017 Summer Ed-Camp!

2017 Peterson's Summer Ed-Camp

Peterson will be hosting a site based summer school program again this year. Our summer camp opportunity will meet each Wednesday through the summer 9:00-11:30. Summer Camp is open to all students!  This year we are excited to offer a camp with educational AND activity-based centers to give a true summer camp experience! We will be offering centers for math, reading and the popular "camp" activities offered through Pop Up Camp!  This camp opportunity is open to all students of Peterson at no cost! (lunch is included).

Sign Up Sheet

Elementary Student Enrollment is June 1st

If you have a child attending grades K- 5 in Kalispell Public Schools this fall, this iis the time to get your child signed up for school. 

Board Election Results

On May 9, the Board of Trustees will vote to make these results official. The full results are here..

Kalispell Education Foundation Awards over $9,000 to Innovative Projects For Teachers

    The Kalispell Education Foundation (KEF) completed their final round of funding for the 2016- 2017 school year, bringing the total of funding awarded via the Great Opportunity Grant program to over $9,000.

Every year, teachers in Kalispell Public Schools apply for funding for their special projects through this grant program. 

Kalispell Public Schools integrate art into the classrooms

Great article on how Kalispell Public Schools integrates art into STEM subjects and the value of art in the curriculum, as a subject that supports math and science but also its value as a stand alone subject. 

http://www.dailyinterlake.com/article/20170303/ARTICLE/17030994

School Construction Update at Kalispell Chamber Luncheon constructionupdate

Superintendent Mark Flatau will update the public Tuesday at 11:30 at the Kalispell Chamber Luncheon. For more details and the latest renderings....

Free Trauma Informed Community Training Continues This Friday and Saturday

Free Trauma Training Offered to Community and to Staff 

Kindergarten Schedule starts the week of September 5th!

Kindergarten Schedule starts the week of September 5th. See schedule below.

Parent Night!

Peterson Parent Night is September 28th!

2017 Cookie Dough Fundraiser

September 15- September 29

New District Preschool Seeking Applicants 

We are currently seeking applicants for a new preschool at Hedges.

Naming the New Elementary School

Kalispell Public Schools is seeking nomintions for naming the new elementary school. 

Nominations can be submitted on-line with our E-Survey feature - LINK to survey page - or can be submitted by downloading this PDF Form and emailing or mailing it back as directed in the instructions.