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Welcome to Russell School

New District Preschool Seeking Applicants 

We are currently seeking applicants for a new preschool at Hedges. We have room for 18 kids, eligibility is based on need. Potential students must be four years of age at or before Sept. 10. Eligible families must be at or below 200% of the federal poverty line.  Click here for forms and more information. Or pick forms up at Hedges Elementary at the front desk.

Apply now! School starts in early December. 

Russell Elementary School
Kalispell, Montana

News & Announcements

FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR GRADES 1-9 FOR THE 2018-19 SCHOOL YEAR IS WEDNESDAY AUGUST 29, 2018

Grades 1-9 will start school on Wednesday August 29th.  10-12 Graders will start on Thursday August 30th.  Kindergarteners begin after Labor Day and your school will be sending notification to you.

2018-19 Kindergarten Start & Schedule

Kindergarten Students Start of School Information  (Click on View More for Details)

Free Preschool Program for the 2018-19 school year.

Kalispell Public Schools will offer a limited Free Preschool Program for the 2018-19 school year. To be hosted at Russell and Peterson Elementary Schools.

CLICK HERE for application information and forms.

New Elementary Boundaries beginning in 2018-19 School Year

The KPS School Board has approved the new Elementary Boundaries below, beginning with the 2018-19 school year. 

In the coming months the Board will be reviewing and taking action on the process for students to be grandfathered in to their current school and the possibility of accepting Out of District students at the elementary level.  Please stay tuned for more information as it becomes available.

For Questions please contact Beth Kornick at the Superinendent's Office at 406-751-3434

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