Billings School District Two

Yellowstone Ballots Due Tonight
Ballots cast in school issues are due at the Yellowstone County Elections Office by 8 p.m. tonight. Voters in School District 2 have no elections, but in Lockwood, voters are considering a $49.9 million bond that would expand Lockwood to a Kindergarten through grade 12 school district...
Upham Accepts SD2 Task
Q2 reports that Helena’s assistant superintendent Greg Upham has accepted the job as Billings School District 2 superintendent after New Jersey’s Dr. Ross Kasun declined the position for personal reasons on Wednesday. Greg Upham was approached and agreed on Thursday t…
Superintendent Selection Next Week
The Billings School District 2 Board of Trustees will reportedly select a new superintendent next weekend.
In closed meeting, the Board officially voted to approve the three finalists. They are; Freehold New Jersey superintendent Ross Kasun; Greg Upham, the assistant superintendent in Helena; and chi…
School Closures
Q2 reports late-season winter weather is forcing some schools across south-central Montana to cancel or delay classes. Closures include; Lodge Grass schools, St. Charles mission school in Pryor, St. Labre Catholic Schools in Ashland, Pretty Eagle School in St...
SD2 Alternate Bus Routes
According to SD2 Superintendent Terry Bouck, they’re going to run alternate bus routes today. The superintendent said the alternate bus routes should only be needed today, but the District will keep you posted if they need to be extend...
Billings Teachers Unarmed
Q2 reports that it’s unlikely Billings Public School will arm teachers amid a national discussion to protect students, but instead will continue adding student resource officers to patrol schools.
SD2 Superintendent Terry Bouck told the Board of Trustees that a company would help trai…
Cobb Chosen K-12 Exec
SD2 Superintendent Terry Bouck announced Wednesday that Dave Cobb, principal at Billings West High School, is the top pick to be the new K-through-12 executive director. Cobb was reportedly one of two finalists interviewed by Bouck. Kelly Hornby, an administrator at Campbell County schools in Wyomin…
Nationwide School Walkout in Billings
Q2 reports that School District 2 officials say they will support students’ right of freedom of expression today during a planned walkout at 10 a.m. Students will stand outside in designated areas for 17 minutes, commemorating the 17 people murdered in the Parkland, Florida Massacre …
Billings Schools Closed Tuesday
The National Weather Service forecast for the Billings area includes north winds 5 to 15 mph becoming westerly overnight, with wind chill readings as low as -35 degrees to -45 degrees. On Tuesday: Mostly sunny and still cold with southwest winds 10 to 20 mph creating wind chill readings from 35 to 4…
SD2 Enrollment Report Sees Little Growth
The Billings Gazette reports School District 2 enrollment is expected to barely grow in the next decade, but elementary schools will see a slight decrease, according to updated enrollment projections.
The companies that prepared both the update and original report for the Billings school district, Cr…