Steve Engebretson, M.Ed.
County Supt. of Schools
Dawson County Courthouse
207 West Bell
Glendive, MT 59330
Dawson County School Districts:
Deer Creek Elementary
Glendive Unified Elem. & H.S.
Richey Elem. & H.S.
The County Superintendent of Schools provides general supervision of the schools in the county.
Duties of the office include:
Provide administrative duties for rural schools, including staff development, curriculum supervision, teacher evaluation, and attendance officer.
Interpret and apply school laws.
Serve as hearings officer for school controversies.
Oversee school elections and administer oaths of office.
Register certificates of teachers and administrators.
Serve as reporting agency for Home Schools.
Serve as chairperson for the County Transportation Committee, which reviews individual transportation contracts, sets bus routes, certifies bus drivers, and monitors bus inspections.
Classify school districts and set school boundaries.
Review and approve all school budgets, compute revenues, and file budgets with Office of Public Instruction.
Set school levies.
Prepare, review, approve, and submit school reports to Office of Public Instruction.
Maintain records of official acts; preserve records, reports and documents; and provide information to school districts and the public.
Provide services to individuals and districts that fall within the scope of state statutes.
Spelling Bee director
Coordinate county schools' annual track meet