Class Act

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: The next generation of agriculturalists “Call on the Capitol”

HELENA - Wednesday young farmers and ranchers were guided around the Capitol complex and had a chance to meet with law makers and elected officials including the Montana’s Governor Steve Bullock. Students from UM Western...

Capital High Wins Best in State For Verizon App Challenge

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VTBdfc5mryI&feature=youtu.be MTN News-For the second year in a row Capital High School wins best in state for the Verizon wireless App Challenge. 5 Capital High coders created a mobile app called "Mesh" to help students collaborate...

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...

Helena High science teacher shares his passion of science, engineering, and math to students

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) A Helena science teacher is sharing his love of science, technology engineering, and math. Earth science teacher, Tyler Hollow has been teaching for 13 years at Helena High School. The...

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: Helena students experience the story of Charlie Russell through the eyes of...

(HELENA) History came alive on Wednesday morning for students at the Mackay Gallery of C.M Russell Art. Mary Jane Bradbury is a reenactor who tells the story of Charlie Russell through the eyes of his wife Nancy. Bradbury says...

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: 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...

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...

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...

Helena Brothers Head To Ski Nationals

(MTN News-Helena) Two Helena brothers are headed to the USA Snowboard and Freeski Association Nationals in Colorado next month. The young skiers have been working towards this their entire life. "Well my mom skied pregnant so...

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: Premiere Dance Company vists Shodair Children’s Hospital

(MTN News-HELENA) Kids at Shodair Children's Hospital in Helena were treated to quite the historical performance on Wednesday morning. Dozens of girls with the Premiere Dance Company performed, “Dancing through the Decades,” combining history and...

17 Year Old Light Show Creator is Spreading the Holiday Cheer in Helena

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ye2OYQDscZc&feature=youtu.be MTN News- A 17 year old has created a free Christmas light show for the Helena Community.  In return, he asks for donations to God's Love and for people to enjoy the experience. Thomas Reguin...

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: Elementary students build a better community

HELENA - Elementary school students in fourth and fifth grade participating in the PEAK Program in Helena came together the week of Jan. 9, to build a better community. These students have partnered with different organizations...

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: 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: 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...

Clancy Students Compete in Science & Technology

https://youtu.be/UAk_3hmUve0 (MTN News, CLANCY) - Science fairs can be a fun time to experiment with whatever is interesting for you. In this week's Class Act, MTN’s Mikenzie Frost learns about static electricity and the power...

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...

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: 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: 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...