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Law Enforcement Poster Winner

Congratulations to Teryn Christofferson, a 3rd grader in Ms. Singleterry's class. Teryn submitted artwork that was named winner of the Montana Attorney General's Law Enforcement Poster Contest. The prize was an ice cream social for the class with some local law enforcement officers. Way to show that Hawk spirit to our local law enforcement officers!

Law Enforcement Appreciation Poster
photo of students walking toward police cars
K. Singleterry class for ice cream reward


Quiz Bowl Team

Ready to compete!

Our Hellgate Middle School Quiz Bowl Team competed with other Missoula county schools on Monday May 6, 2024. Quiz Bowl is a Jeopardy-like competition with varying subjects from Math to pop culture to geography. Ms. Finlay, the Quiz Bowl advisor, said " Our Quiz Bowl Team did a great job preparing for this year's competition. We learned a lot and had fun doing it! I am very proud of their efforts." 

These students participated in the competition:

Ruby Bierwag, Siena Dudik-Lowy, Ellowyn Fliger, Oliver Green, Porter Jacobson, Jeff Lapka, Caleb Thurlkill, and Patrick Whitmore

quiz bowl team pictured

Generous Grant Awarded to Robotics Team

Large check received!

Don Powell from the Montana Masonic Foundation presented a large check in the amount of $4539 to Dr. Molly Blakely, Chris Clevenger, and Katie Dunning for a Hellgate classroom robotic program for Building 1 students. Dr. Blakely applied for and was awarded the grant through Montana Masonic Foundations. Thank you for your generosity!

Photo of 4 adults holding an oversized check for $4539.00


Recycling Giants

Recycle for the win!

Pacific Steel and Recycling recently issued an invitation to participate in a Recycle Challenge.  Hellgate classes accepted that challenge and exceeded expectations. With 180 entries, the total collected was 3631 pounds of cans. Ms. Chamberlain's class collectively recycled 405 pounds of cans. The winning student was Jameson Dale with 219 pounds of cans. Ms. Chamberlain's class will be awarded a pizza party for their efforts. Jameson Dale will be given a gift card and certificate. Look at what can be done for our environment if we all work together. Way to go Hawks! 

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