Class Act

Class Act: St. Andrew students learn the history of St. Nick

HELENA - Students at St. Andrew School had the chance to learn more about the origin of Santa Claus Wednesday with the feast of Saint Nicholas. St. Nicholas was a fourth century bishop of Myrna,...

Class Act: Vote for Miracles

HELENA - #GivingTuesday may be over, but this holiday season there are other opportunities to give. Vote For Miracles is a giveaway designed to help Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals around the country. America's credit unions collectively...

Class Act: Meet the Turkeys

HELENA - Families visiting ExplorationWorks on Wednesday got a chance to "Meet The Turkeys". Helena resident, Jamie O'Malley, brought in a couple of her turkey's to the science museum's garden. The turkeys' names are Big...

Class Act: Be the Match

HELENA - The Love Your Melon student group at Carroll College hosted the Be The Match bone marrow donation registry on Wednesday. One of the things students learned was that there are only two methods of donating...

Class Act: Capital High teacher honored

HELENA - A Helena educator was recently honored by the Montana Business Education Association. The MBEA named Capital High teacher Terri Norman as the 2017 Outstanding Secondary Teacher of the Year. The award ceremony was held at...

Class Act: East Helena celebrates Red Ribbon Week

EAST HELENA- Neighborhoods in East Helena were packed with students wearing red, and waving red ribbons, all part of red ribbon week. The message was all about being drug and alcohol abuse free. Red Ribbon Week...

Class Act: Helena principal receives national award

HELENA - A Helena principal is receiving national recognition. Susan Sweeney, Broadwater Elementary School's principal, received the National Distinguished Principal Award. The award is for North American elementary and middle school principals or administrators who help foster...

Class Act: CHS students learn about invasive mussel monitoring

HELENA - On Wednesday, Capital High School students had the opportunity to help protect Montana’s waterways from invasive species. 250 CHS Biology students participated in a citizen science zebra mussel monitoring project at Canyon Ferry...

Class Act: Indian Alliance offers free after school program

HELENA - The students living in the Captial City now have another option for after school. Starting Oct. 5, the Helena Indian Alliance will offer a free after-school program for all students, ages K-12. On Wednesday,...

Class Act: Hunter’s Education

HELENA - The next generation of hunters gathered at East Valley Middle School this week to begin their hunter's education course. Put on by Fish, Wildlife and Parks, the program is open to anyone 10...

Class Act: The Fabulous Firsts

HELENA - Starting Thursday, more than 600 of Helena's first graders will start the new school year off with a brand new book as part of an annual reading program. The Fabulous Firsts event put...

Class Act: Revamped Shodair Children’s Hospital garden aims to help heal

HELENA- Shodair Children's Hospital is hoping to tap the healing power of nature to help the children they treat. A newly renovated garden features different foods like squash, grapes and flowering plants like sunflowers. The...

Class Act: School Resource Officers

HELENA - The Helena Police Department has a number of new school resource officers in public schools this year. The school resource officer position is designed to be different than the patrol division. Like the patrol...

Class Act: Helena teacher hopes to add one more record to her collection

HELENA – On Saturday, Downtown Helena will be flooded with runners and spectators for the 44th annual Governor’s Cup. From Marysville to the Walking Wall runners of all ages will participate in various races. There are six...

Class Act: Bracelets for a cause

TOWNSEND - When 12-year-old Laredo Paschal of Townsend learned of the death of Broadwater County Sheriff’s Deputy Mason Moore, he knew he needed to do something. Like many people who heard the news, the homeschooled...

Class Act: Future grads walk the halls of former schools

HELENA - High school seniors are down to their final days before graduation. Before they walk across the stage to accept their diploma, some took a walk through the halls of their former schools. The high...

Class Act: CHS gets a bike unit for freshman P.E.

HELENA - Years of hard work have finally paid off for one Capital High School P.E. teacher. Reginald Hageman, CHS P.E. teacher has been helping his students get a handle on two-wheeled fun. For five years...

Class Act: Wear Orange Wednesday works to end childhood hunger

HELENA - Faculty and students from numerous schools in the Helena Valley wore orange to spread awareness of child hunger on Wednesday. The Montana No Kid Hungry program cites that one in five kids in...

Class Act: Indian Education conference unites ‘next generation of leaders’

HELENA – On Wednesday, 250 students and chaperones attended the Indian Education Youth Leadership Conference in Helena. The conference was hosted by Capital High, Helena High and PAL Native Student Leadership Groups in collaboration with...

Class Act: Spring Break Science Camp

HELENA - This week marks spring break for many Helena area public schools. For some students, school was still in session as they took part in Capital High's first Spring Break Science Camp. Capital High Senior Caleb Noble...

Class Act: high school students help elementary students write books

HELENA – High school students helped 2nd graders create their own books this week in Helena. Four Georgians students were given laminated copies of their books on Wednesday by the high school students who had...

Class Act: Original Tour Train gets a face lift preserving part of Helena history

HELENA - A group of Helena High School welding students worked on a rusty and worn iconic Helena archive to make it new again helping preserve a portion of Helena’s history. After working for three...

Class Act: student council elementary students give back to the community

HELENA - Four Georgians Elementary School added a student council to its school this past fall, giving kids the chance to learn more about some aspects of the government process. Four officers and nine class...

Class Act: Carroll’s anthrozoology program studies stress levels in shelter dogs

HELENA - Research shows that shelter dogs fostered even just for an evening can reduce the level of stress in the animals.  The Carroll College anthrozoology program continued that research thanks to a recent...

Class Act: Hunthausen Activity Center finally opens at Carroll

HELENA – After more than a year of construction, Carroll College Saints finally have their new Hunthausen Activity Center, a new athletic facility on campus. The activity center opened on Monday and already was flooded...