Posted on November 11, 2014

School district approves property acquisition

he Helena School Board of Trustees unanimously approved a motion to allow the school district to purchase six acres of vacant land north of Warren Elementary for $82,000.

The property is currently owned by Laura Monson, who approached the school district with the first option to buy the land that borders Warren to the south and York Road to the north.

“It’s a fantastic opportunity for the district,” Superintendent Kent Kultgen said.


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Posted on June 29, 2014

Elementary bond proposal is best way forward for school district

Helena IR Your Turn, by the Helena Board of Trustees

After years of community conversations and district analysis, the Helena School Board took an important first step this week in the long process of tackling pressing facility needs in our elementary schools. We trustees voted unanimously to present an elementary bond to voters this fall. If the bond passes, 41 percent of our K-5 students will learn in new or remodeled schools at Jim Darcy, Central and Warren by 2016. In addition, every K-8 student will have access to adequate technology by fall 2015.

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