Early Education/Preschools

Anaconda-Deer Lodge County Head Start is a comprehensive early childhood development program that provides parent involvement, health, nutrition, dental health and mental health services to ninety (90) 3-5 year olds and their families. We accept applications anytime. For more information or to obtain an application, call, visit or see our website.

  • There are five (5) different sessions for children to attend:
  • 8:30am-12:00 noon
  • 9:00am-4:00pm
  • 9:30am-3:30pm
  • 10:30am-2:30pm
  • 12:30pm-4:30pm
  • Lincoln Primary Grades PreK-2nd –Anaconda School District
  • Phone: 563-6141 Ext 1300
  • Address: 506 Chestnut Street, Anaconda
  • Contact Person: Family Engagement Coordinator

Services are free and everyone is welcome to apply.

Developmental Screenings (formerly Child Find)

  • Anaconda School District
  • Phone: 563-6141
  • Address: 506 Chestnut, Anaconda
  • Email:
  • Contact person: Brianna Saltenberger, SPED Teacher

Developmental screening and evaluation services are offered by the school district for any possible developmental delays or speech concerns. Screening and evaluation is offered to any student ages 3-21 years of age and is free of charge. It is also recommended for all children just starting school. Hours are 8:00 am-3:30 pm Monday-Friday

Education-Anaconda School District

  • Lincoln Primary Grades PreK-2
  • Phone: (406) 563-6141
  • Address: 506 Chestnut Anaconda MT 59711
  • Additional Information:
  • Moodry Intermediate Grades 3-6th
  • Phone: (406) 563-6242 Ext 1400
  • Address: 219 East 3rd Street Anaconda MT 59711
  • Additional Information:
  • Anaconda Junior Senior High Grades 7-12
  • Phone: (406) 563-6141 Ext 1500
  • Address: 515 Main Street Anaconda MT 59711
  • Additional Information:
  • Email:
  • Contact Person: Mary Lou Mcphail

Continuing Education

Anaconda Adult Learning Center

  • Phone: 560-3567
  • Address: 401 Main Street (Hearst Free Library, Upstairs)
  • Email:
  • Contact person: Melani Gray
  • Additional information:   Not a part of the adult education program at the high school.

Believing that every person has a purpose, value, and potential, the Anaconda Learning Center, as part of the Montana Adult Basic and Literacy Education Department under the Office of Public Instruction, provides free instruction to adults and out-of-school youth, to improve their basic skills, attain a high school equivalency, transition to post-secondary education, and/or improve employment skills. Community non-profit serving Anaconda and Phillipsburg area, high school students 16 and older who are out of school, and adults who want their high school equivalency, or who need to improve skills for college or the workforce, or who want to improve their basic skills.