Liz English


Liz English is a Flathead Valley native. She earned her bachelor’s degree in elementary education from Montana State University; her whole family bleeds blue and gold. Mrs. English is married to Tyler, a police officer for the City of Columbia Falls, and mom to Riley, a soon-to-be kindergarten Cougar. She taught at Swan River School for the past eight years, where she learned to love and respect small schools. During her time teaching, she earned a master’s degree in mathematics education (5-8) and a second master’s degree in educational leadership. Beyond learning, she loves coaching soccer, rafting, and camping with her family. Mrs. English is honored and excited to begin her administrative career as a Kila Cougar.

Lydia Major

KindergartenEmailClass Website

Autumn Benson

First GradeEmailClass Website

Carrie McHugh

Second GradeEmailClass Website

Mary Ehli

Third GradeEmailClass Website

Christine Mecham

Fourth GradeEmailClass Website

Julie Early

Fifth GradeEmailClass Website

Ginny Robertson

Sixth GradeEmailClass Website

Nadine Ordway

Seventh GradeEmailClass Website

Shaunna Ogden

Eighth GradeEmailClass Website

Kris Keller

Technology and LibraryEmailClass Website

Patrick Neal

Physical EducationEmail

Nawnie Melton

Special EducationEmailClass Website

Mary Beth Burke


Sharon Leach

Business ManagerEmail

Erica Stevens


Erika Stratton


Judy Andrews


Tika Counts


Grace Clawson


Paula Mathiason


Julie Smith - Kitchen

Nacey Forbes - ACES After-school

Theo Stelle - Aces After-school

Chuck Balen- Maintenance/Custodian