Class Act

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...

Middle Schoolers Wrapping Presents for Toys for Tots

https://youtu.be/6DHvOE6v2Gk MTN News-A few 5th grader and 6th graders from Helena Christian School took some time out of their studies this week to help wrap presents for needy families. "It just makes me feel really happy...

Eastgate Elementary students hosts 2nd Annual Eastgate Art Walk

(HELENA) From Matisse to Davinci kindergarten and first grade students at Eastgate Elementary school have spent weeks learning about great art and the artists who made it. The art these kids are making is...

Student Works to Help Dogs Find Forever Homes

https://youtu.be/bhlGnWNsOSw "A happy dog gets out faster." Carroll College anthrozoology senior Kat Martineau is out playing with a group of dogs at the Lewis and Clark Humane Society. And when Martineau started interning a year ago at...

Capital High School student shows the negative side of meth through art

(MTN News-HELENA) A junior at Capital High is impacting our community through her art by standing against meth use. "I think that's the main goal I have with my art is affecting people and helping them," said Delaney Knudson, a...

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...

Capital High students collect food in “Hunger Games” competition

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); Students at Capital High School in Helena are collecting food for students in and families in need. "It really warms your heart, especially during the holiday season, where all...

Fundraiser for scholarship in Blake Becker’s honor scheduled for Saturday

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) On Saturday there will be a scholarship fundraiser honoring 19-year-old Blake Becker. Becker, a motocross professional, died in a bike accident at Canyon Ferry Lake this summer Blake worked at...

High school carpentry students show off their work

(MTN News-HELENA) On Wednesday afternoon, members of the Capital High School and Helena High School Carpentry classes invited the public to see their latest project. An open house for a home they built themselves. It’s a...

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: Dancer Maddy

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q2d2wuk44CA&feature=youtu.be (MTN News-HELENA)  Participating in sports outside of school can be challenging with a large time commitment.  In this week's Class Act, MTN's Mikenzie Frost brings us a story of a dancer who says all...

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: 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: YMCA’s Middle School Mayhem

HELENA- Helena students were invited to the YMCA today to cut loose with Middle School Mayhem. Middle School Mayhem offers free use of the YMCA pool and gym for any middle school student with a...

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...

Helena High students create art by welding

(HELENA) Art comes in all shapes and sizes, and in all materials. For 120 students at Helena High, those materials are welding rods and steel. The Helena High welding shop is a busy place, with students...

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...

Capital High students create “wrapped in love” quilts for a good cause

(MTN News-Helena) Stitch by stitch a Capital High School design class is sewing quilts to donate to a Helena non-profit. MTN's Sara Stinson shows us the needlework involved in making these "wrapped in love" quilts. Everyday...

Class Act: Helena kids enjoying winter break on the slopes

(HELENA) Schools all across the Helena valley are participating in great divide ski resorts program for kids.  Children will be able to come up for a day to learn how to ski and snowboard. Jayden...

Carroll College students apply classroom material to what could happen in next week’s election

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) Carroll College students are applying what they've learned in the classroom to what could happen in the general election next week. Students said that it surprises the two...

Helena Middle School: Cooking up student achievement

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) Creating a bond with students can be challenging sometimes. But Capital City area teacher Jesika Fisher found a way to make students want to come to school...

Clancy Science Olympiad Team wins state finals; heads to Nationals

(CLANCY) A Montana Science Olympiad team is heading to the national championships. Clancy Middle School's team won the state tournament Tuesday, November 22, beating out 43 other teams. After months and months of practice, the 25 member...

Carroll College Receives Grant To Start Summer Camp

HELENA- Carroll College receives a 355,000 grant to create a new summer camp for 10th and 11th graders. In this week's Class Act, we hear from the Director of the Theology Department about how the...

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: High School Students Build a Home for a Veteran

https://youtu.be/rTWT3A8hbxA (MTN News-HELENA) A group of Helena High School students are sharpening their home building skills on a project that will eventually be given to a disabled veteran. Walt Jone's carpentry-two class began building this home from...