Thompson Falls Public Schools is a small school district with three full-time administrators. There is a district superintendent, a high school principal, and an elementary principal. There is also a junior high supervising teacher plus the district utilizes the services of the Sanders County Cooperative Special Education Director. There are five school board members who each are elected for a three-year term. The district has one full-time clerk.
The Montana Accreditation Standards require a full-time superintendent with 30 or more FTE licensed staff, or 551 or more students. A full-time principal is required for a school with 18-29 FTE licensed staff or 250-550 students.