***Governor Steve Bullock directs the closure of all public K-12 schools for two weeks. All schools are to be closed from March 16-April 10.***  Click here for more information.

Woodman Elementary - parent information on the COVID-19 virus 

                                                   Letter to Woodman Families - March 18, 2020

                                       Woodman School Board Agenda - April 6, 2020 Regular meeting (w/ Zoom virtual meeting instructions)

 Sunset Elementary - parent information on the COVID-19 virus

                                                  Letter to Sunset Families - March 18, 2020

Seeley Lake Elementary - Seeley Lake info regarding school closure - March 19, 2020

DeSmet Elementary - DeSmet info to parents - March 24, 2020 

Potomac Elementary - Potomac letter to parents - March 20, 2020

Letter to Potomac Families - March 24, 2020


**For information regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19), please contact your school district directly.  Contact info can be found on our Public/Private School Contact Info page.

More information can also be found through the Missoula City County Health Department


The position of the County Superintendent of Schools is elected by the public for a four-year term. The officeholder is required to be a certified teacher with at least three years of teaching experience.

The County Superintendent has general supervision of the public schools of the County. This supervision includes financial concerns, transportation, tuition, centralized clerical and administrative functions prescribed by law. The Superintendent also provides general supervision of the home schools throughout the County.

The Superintendent has direct supervision over the three Class III schools in the County, assisting the trustees with budgeting and finance; recruitment; placement and supervision of teachers; curriculum development; teacher in-service training and other school matters.

The Class III schools are:

  • Sunset.
  • Swan Valley.
  • Woodman Elementary Schools.

General Services

In general, this office functions as the central source for information on education as well as a clearinghouse and distribution center of this information for all County residents.

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