Somers Lakeside School District 29

Lakeside Elementary

(K-5) 365 students 

Full time K-5 principal

Full time counselor

Title I Targeted Assistance school

30 certified staff; 5 support staff

Fulltime Special Education teacher

Building constructed in 1997
A Montana "Blue Ribbon School"

Somers Middle School

(6-8) 190 students

Full time 6-8 principal

Full time counselor

Fulltime Special Education teacher

Title I Targeted Assistance school

17 teachers and 5 support staff

Accredited as a Middle School


Active parent involvement

Active PTA (see PTA sectioon on homepage)

Third largest K-8 district in Flathead County

Students metriculate to Flathead High School

Median class size = 19

20/28 classrooms are at 20 students or fewer

Special Education administration through the Flathead Special Education Cooperative

Full time Superintendent

1.5 FTE technology coordinator 

.5 FTE nurse

Highly Qualified Staff

Educational Level:
47 Teachers
23 have 90 credits beyond a B.A
14 have Masters Degrees

4 are currently working on Masters Degrees

All are certified to teach in the areas of their assignment.