Class Act

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...

Update on Helena Boy who Creates a Holiday Light Show

https://youtu.be/QR7TpuLciks (MTN News-HELENA)  Do you remember the Helena boy who creates a musical light show every holiday season asking only for donations for God's love? It looks like Thomas Reguin raised more money than he...

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...

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...

Helena High School football team will be trained in hands-only CPR

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) Helena High School football players will be trained in hands-only CPR after Reach air, an air medical transport service, gave the American Heart Association a $10,000 grant to...

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: 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: 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...

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...

Montana names 2017 “Teacher of the Year”

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) The Montana Professional Teaching Foundation named Kelly Elder the state's top educator. He is a social studies teacher at C.R. Anderson Middle School. Elder was one of three...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

College Basketball Team Volunteers As Big Sisters

https://youtu.be/f9MujkqCmqg Volunteering in the community can be a rewarding experience, especially when you are mentoring children. “Every single Monday, all year” That's how often one member of the Big Brothers Big Sisters program in Helena gets to...

Preliminary FIRST Lego Robotics competition

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xT_sBJK6zZo&feature=youtu.be   MTN News-The house was packed at Exploration Works as six LEGO robotics teams from the Helena area competed in the preliminary first competition Tuesday night. Each team went three times and had 2 1/2 minutes...

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: 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...

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: 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: 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...

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...

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...

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...