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Montague ISD is adding on

MONTAGUE COUNTY, TX (RNN Texoma) -

Montague ISD is growing. Ten years ago, Superintendent Carla Hennessey said there were 96 students. Today there is 160.

Right now, fifth through eighth grade travel between portables. They hope to add the new building and a new gymnasium in time for the 2019 school year.

“This has been in the planning stages for years to come and we're finally to the point that we engaged with an architect and we hired a construction manager were so excited to be able to offer this,” Hennessey said.

Everyone will be able to use the new bigger gym while the current gym is turned into a bigger cafeteria and possibly a few classrooms. They hope to continue growing with the addition of a 6-man football team next school year. All games will be away until they get the field built.

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