• Chalk Dust Video

    The 105 year-old Paradise Elementary School closed its doors in 2013 after educating many generations of students in this once thriving railroad community in Northwest Montana. The Paradise Elementary School Preservation Committee is a group of community residents… Read More

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    The Paradise Center – A Place to Gather & Grow

      WHAT YOU CAN DO: Pledge to make a future donation, Make a donation today to PESPC, PO Box 162, Paradise, MT 59856, or Donate with your credit card online at: https://squareup.com/store/The-Paradise-Center Contributions are tax deductible to the… Read More

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    Challenging All Bombers

    THIS COULD BE OUR SCHOOL This picture is a school house located on the bench above the Missouri River near Great Falls. This school was built while the work on the dams was being completed. When the dams… Read More

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    Historical Sketch

    The Clark Fork River Valley, the Town of Paradise, and its Grade School The pristine silence of the Pend Oreille River Highway was broken by the soft, rhythmic sounds of paddles entering and pushing the canoes eastward through… Read More

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    How the Paradise Bombers Got Their Name

    By Jerry Colyer, PGS Class of 1951 During World War II, the Paradise Grade School faculty asked the children to think up a team name. Meanwhile, many local Paradise young men going overseas to fight the second world… Read More

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    Paradise school is about to enter a new era and the Paradise School Preservation Committee invites you to join us in this exciting endeavor. Most people of the area and former alumni are aware the school closed its… Read More