Nearly 300 members of the public and staff spoke up about Helena Public Schools facilities at a series of eight listening sessions held in November and December. Missed the meetings? It’s not too late to weigh in.
There’s an online survey on the Helena schools website: http://helenaschools.org/2015/12/11/on-line-listening-sessions/. The deadline is Dec. 31. Read more at the IR here.
Read about staff suggestions at the Helena IR article here.
A second round of three Helena Public Schools community listening sessions kicks off Monday night, Dec. 7, at 6 p.m. at Ray Bjork Learning Center Gym, 1600 8th Ave. Check-in and refreshments are at 5:30 p.m. Read more at the Helena IR here.
Thank you to everyone who turned out for a Listening Session to help the district build a facility plan that supports student education.
Last week wrapped up our first series of four (4) Listening Sessions with about 130 people attending. Summaries of these community and staff conversations are now posted on the website.
We want to hear from you! In December, please consider attending one of four (4) more opportunities to engage in the conversation and support Helena Public Schools Educational goals.
The achievement gap between students who took three years of math and science versus those who only took two years led district leaders to call for more rigorous graduation requirements.
Read more at the Helena IR.
Read the bond language.