More information about the Summer 2020 workshop will be distributed in the Spring.
The Missoula Children's Theatre (MCT), the nation’s largest touring children’s theatre, has been touring extensively for more than 40 years now from Montana to Japan, and will visit nearly 1,200 communities this year with up to 44 teams of Tour Actor/Directors. A tour team arrives in a given town with a set, lights, costumes, props and make-up, everything it takes to put on a play...except the cast. The team holds an open audition and casts 50-60 local students to perform in the production. The show is rehearsed throughout the week and two public performances are presented on Saturday. All MCT shows are original adaptations of classic children’s stories and fairytales . . . a twist on the classic stories that you know and love. Also included in the residency are three enrichment workshops presented by the Tour Actor/Directors. Creativity, social skills, goal achievement, communication skills and self-esteem are all characteristics that are attained through the participation in this unique, educational project. MCT's mission is the development of lifeskills in children through participation in the performing arts.
The Missoula Children's Theatre is based in Missoula, Montana, and also runs many local programs. These include musical theatre day camps and performing arts classes for local children, a summer residency Performing Arts Camp for students from around the world and the Missoula Community Theatre which creates an arena for local talent of all ages to participate in large-scale productions and attracts audiences from western Montana. For students interested in a career in the performing arts, MCT has developed Next Step Prep—The Academy for Musical Theatre—providing high school students an affordable opportunity to train and study with well-known professionals in the field of music, dance and acting to prepare for college. For information, email nextstep@MCTinc.org.
September 8-21: Virtual Scholastic Book Fair
September 21: Elementary Holiday/ Staff Workday
September 22: PTA Executive Board meeting at 7pm via Zoom
September 24: PTA General Meeting at 7pm via Zoom
September 30: Deadline for Help Louisiana Donations
October 5-9: FALL BREAK
October 14: School photos for face to face students
October 14: PTA Executive board meeting 7pm via zoom
November 11: PTA Executive board meeting 7pm via zoom
November 12: School photos for virtual students by appointment
November 12: School photo make-up day for face to face students
2019-2020 Memory Book
Memory Books purchased during the 2019-2020 school year will be distributed in the classrooms to in-person students the week of August 24. Online learners still needing to pick up their book will be distributed the following week. Limited supply of books still available for purchase online at www.Balfour.com
Volunteers of the Month
We are so thankful for our volunteers!