Billings Schools

School Board Fires Sub
The Gazette reports Billings’ School board of trustees voted unanimously Monday to fire a tenured permanent substitute teacher after he was accused of a long history of making sexual and other inappropriate comments to students. The teacher, Glenn Kanvick, has denied the allegations.…
March For Our Guns Rally
Student organizers of a Montana march against gun violence are planning to relocate their March For Our Lives event after discovering that an event called March For Our Guns was scheduled for the same time in the state capitol. Students have reignited the national gun debate by calling for action in…
Bloomberg-Backed Groups Prompting Billings Schools Walkout
A gun control group funded by former NYC mayor and media billionaire Michael Bloomberg is behind the effort to stage a student walkout from the Billings schools.

This idea would have been mocked just days ago as conspiracy theory, but now is documented that the Bloomberg-backed "Moms Demand A…
Bouck Talks School Safety on "Montana Talks"
Should teachers be allowed to carry concealed weapons? Do we need more school resource officers? What is being done already to increase security in Billings schools? We'll talk about all that and more as School District 2 Superintendent Terry Bouck joins us Monday morning on "Montana Talks…
Monday School Closings
Several area school closings for today due to weather conditions, including; St. Labre School in Ashland, where school officials said all school activities have been canceled and there will be no buses. Pretty Eagle School at St. Xavier and St...
West High Arrest
The Gazette reports that an unidentified student was arrested at West High School for disorderly conduct, obstructing and resisting arrest on Wednesday morning, according to Billings Police Department spokesman Neil Lawrence.
School District 2 superintendent Terry Bouck said that he was aware of the …
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…
Ben Steele On Time and Under Budget
Ben Steele Middle School is on time and under budget to open this fall.  It’s part of the 122 million bond voters passed in 2013.  District officials say that by July, they will be able to start moving school furniture into the location at 56th Street West and Grand Avenue.…
Over 20 School Buses Get Stuck in Snow
Many school districts in the area, including SD2, tried to resume classes yesterday after a snow day Friday. However, more than 20 school buses became stuck in snow during yesterday morning’s pickups. The Gazette says Billings school officials are unhappy with the plowing efforts by …