Manhattan School District #3

Home of the Tigers, Forever Orange and Black


    Find links and current information below detailing what is happening around the schools! 
    - Tonight's Special Board Meeting: Good Afternoon - We were informed by Kaleva Law, Superintendent Search Consultant, that the Board meeting tonight to select the Superintendent candidate finalists will be a closed meeting until the finalists are selected and then announced back in an open session. The meeting starts at 6 pm and at this time, we have no idea when the meeting will be open to the public. We will post the finalists names and interview schedule on the website as soon as possible.
    - K-4 Principal Letter to Parents:  I hope the holiday season was a good one for you and your family. It doesn’t seem possible but the second quarter of school will be done on Jan. 24th. School will be dismissed and buses will run at 1:00 on the 24th .   Read Rest of Letter
    - Superintendent Search Survey: The search for a new Superintendent started a few weeks ago and will close January 20th. The Board would like your opinion regarding the qualities you would be looking for in the next Superintendent. The survey link is ready. Please click HERE to access the survey. Thank you for your time!
    - Great News! The Montana Office of Public Instruction (OPI) has selected Manhattan Elementary School to receive a 2019 National Association of ESEA State Program Administrators (NAESPA) award for Closing the Achievement Gap Between Student Groups. Belgrade News story ...
    - Employment: The school has positions open for this school year. Please consider joining our awesome team! Check out the employment link to see current postings. Also, Harlow's bus service is looking for drivers. See this Harlow's Flyer for details.
    Online Lunch Payments:
    You are now able to make your online lunch payments through the student/parent portal. You should have received details on how to setup and use your Infinite Campus account. You can certainly always make payments by cash or check at either school office. 

    Manhattan School District #3
    PO Box 425
    416 North Broadway St
    Manhattan, MT. 59741
    District/Supt Office, Phone Number (406) 284-6460,  FAX (406) 284-6853
    Grades 5-12, Phone Number (406) 284-3341, FAX (406) 284-3104
    Grades K-4, Phone Number (406) 284-3250, FAX (406) 284-4122
    Position Name Email Address
    Superintendent Jeff Blessum
    Business Mgr/Clerk Ann Heisler
    High School Principal Jason Slater
    5-12 Lead Secretary Lisa Grevious
    5-12 Asst Secretary (Attendance) Hayley Moon
    5-8 Principal 
    K-8 Activities Director
    Eric Fisher
    K-4 Principal 
    Title IX Coordinator
    Homeless Liaison
    Neil Harvey
    K-4 Secretary Cindy Howells
    Athletic Director Pat Lynch
    Technology Coordinator Todd Lucier
    Elementary Technology Steve Whitney
    Website Coordinator Dan Heisler

    Website Accessibility:
    The Manhattan School District website is designed to provide equal access information to all members of the Manhattan Community. Contact the Superintendent at (406) 284-6460 regarding questions about the functionality of, or content on the website that is inaccessible. Information on filing a formal grievance with the District pursuant to the requirements of Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act 1990 can be found by clicking the "Federal and Montana Legal Notices" link under Quick Links. Policy 1700 – Uniform Complaint Procedure can be found under the District Tab by selecting “School Board Information,” then selecting "Board Policies." This information may also be obtained by contacting the Superintendent at (406) 284-6460.