Frenchtown School District #40

Transition of the 6th Grade to the Junior High and 4th Grade to the Intermediate School

2019-2020 School Year

Next school year is approaching quickly and with it will come some changes for the Junior High, Intermediate and Elementary schools.


  • Junior High: The Junior High campus will consist of grades 6th through 8th. This addition will take the Junior High campus from around 230 students to around 360 student.
  •  Intermediate School: The Intermediate school will shift from grades 5th through 6th to grade 4th through 5th. The population at the Intermediate will roughly stay the same depending on each grade level size.
  • Elementary School: Will consist of Pre-Kindergarten through 3rd grade. The movement of the 4th grade will support in additional space for expected future growth.

Important Community Dates:


  •   Public Meeting-Thursday, October 4, 2018
    • Time: 6:00pm-6:45pm
    • Location: Junior High Gym
    • Topic: Randy Cline and Nick Sammons will discuss the transition of both the 4th and 6th grade students
    • Final 15 minutes (6:30-6:45) will be open for Q and A

Public Meeting Agenda

October 4, 2018


6:00pm-6:10am- Introduction (Share Process)

6:10pm - 6:15- Share information regarding current number:

  •  83-  Grade 3
  • 102- Grade 4
  • 123- Grade 5
  • 113- Grade 6
  • 127- Grade 7
  • 116- Grade 8


6:15-6:20 List concerns shared last year by grade level teams…


6:20pm - 6:30pm - List concerns...


What are community worries regarding the transition?

What are perceived strengths regarding the transition?


6:30pm - 6:45pm- Question and Answer time


Slides from the October 3rd and 4th public meetings:

Future Meeting Dates:

  •   Public Meeting-Monday,     October 22, 2018
    • Location: JH Shared Commons
    • Time: 6:30
  • Public Meeting- Monday,  November 26, 2018
    • Location: JH Shared Commons
    • Time: 6:30
  • Public Meeting- Monday,   January 28, 2018
    • Location: JH Shared Commons
    • Time: 6:30


Any Comments or Concerns Email:

Randy Cline- Superintendent:

Aaron Griffin- Junior High Principal:

Riley Devins- Intermediate Principal:

Jodi Hall- Elementary Principal:


*This website will be updated weekly with new meeting information and district updates

Frenchtown School District #40

Elementary Office: (406) 626-2620

Intermediate Office: (406) 626- 2622

Junior High Office: (406) 626- 2650

High School Office: (406) 626- 2670

District Office: (406) 626- 2600