ELKHART — Local school officials say they believe the state’s decision to close all Indiana K-12 classrooms through the end of the year was difficult, but the right move.
ELKHART — Elkhart Community Schools is moving forward with a $16,050,000 plan to provide renovations to three of its facilities following action by the school board.
DUNLAP — A Concord Community Schools employee tested positive for coronavirus, the school district announced Wednesday, the fifth confirmed case in Elkhart County.
ELKHART — Even as students and parents adjust to a prolonged stretch of online learning, local school officials are breathing a sigh of relief over the governor’s recent announcement to cancel state standardized tests in the wake of the coronavirus.
ELKHART — Elkhart County students have more options than their school district to receive a meal while school is out to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
ELKHART — Free breakfast and lunch will be provided to students across Elkhart County while schools are closed to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
ELKHART — As schools close amid concerns about the coronavirus outbreak, local teachers and students are preparing to make the switch to remote, online learning this week.
ELKHART — School officials say the decision to close schools amid the novel coronavirus didn’t come lightly and it’s getting mixed reactions from local families.
ELKHART — Libraries used to be a place where students checked out books and read quietly, but that’s a far cry from what any of the elementary spaces are now at Elkhart Community Schools.
GOSHEN — Due to community health safety concerns regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, Bethany Christian Schools will discontinue on-site classes starting Monday through the end of spring break, April 12. School may reopen on Monday, April 13, pending future developments.
ELKHART — Ways school corporations are addressing teacher shortages and the future of education were among topics discussed Thursday morning at a “Breakfast with Superintendents” forum.
ELKHART — Although no cases of coronavirus infection have been reported in Elkhart County, local school corporations are still taking extra precautions and making preparations if the situation takes a turn for the worse.
GOSHEN — School districts with more at-risk students, like the one in Goshen, are losing more state funding than neighboring districts, according to a report presented by the Indiana Urban Schools Association.
NEW YORK — Goshen College broadcasting students won five national first-place awards from 19 nominations at this year’s Intercollegiate Broadcasting System’s (IBS) Multimedia Conference on March 7 in New York City. The five first-place awards are the most by any college at this year’s competition.
GOSHEN— If you happen to spot a heavy police and fire response presence at Goshen High School on Wednesday morning, don’t be alarmed.
Most schools in Elkhart County kept their same state accountability grades from a year ago, according to scores released by the Indiana State Board of Education on Wednesday.
ELKHART — Creating an inclusive and connected culture in the 21st century among business, education and community leaders will be the focus of a daylong Thought Leadership Conference on May 21 at the Lerner Theatre.
DUNLAP — Concord High School students involved in the National Honor Society will be working with the American Red Cross to host a blood drive at Concord High School on Friday, March 6.
ELKHART — A new mascot was chosen and recommended fight song lyrics were revealed for Elkhart Community Schools unified Elkhart High School at Tuesday’s school board meeting.
DUNLAP — Concord High School’s freshmen class and upcoming students will need fewer credits to graduate following a decision made Tuesday by the school board.
ELKHART — Applications are now available online for the Purdue Alumni Club of Elkhart County’s scholarship program. Completed applications are due by March 1.
ELKHART — After months without a home, the Elkhart campus of Fort Wayne-based Indiana Tech moved into its new facility Thursday, hoping to provide a more modern and suitable site for students.
GOSHEN — A little over a year after the city pledged $100,000 for a manufacturing certification program, Goshen school officials say the money has been put to good use.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana schools and teachers won’t face any penalties from lower student scores on the state’s new ILEARN standardized exam under a proposal the governor signed Wednesday.
ELKHART — In the span of a few days last week, locals learned of the untimely deaths of two 19-year-olds. One was an alumnus of Elkhart Central High School and the other of Jimtown High School.
ELKHART— The Elkhart Chapter of Indiana Black Expo in partnership with Elkhart Community Schools is accepting applications for the sixth annual Historical Black College Tour for spring break.
ELKHART — A local robotics team that is part of the ETHOS Innovation Center and Granger Exploration and Robotics Studio has punched its ticket to compete in an international tournament this spring.
INDIANAPOLIS — A bill that would provide educational options for Amish students in high school has passed the Indiana House of Representatives.
For the sixth consecutive year, Concord East Side Elementary has been granted the Family Friendly Schools designation by the Indiana Department of Education.
ELKHART — The unified Elkhart High School is in need of a fight song, and those interested in helping to create it have until Friday to submit their suggestions for lyrics.
DUNLAP — Concord School board held a public forum Monday to gather input from faculty, parents and community stakeholders regarding the search for the district’s new superintendent.
GOSHEN — A June hailstorm that caused damage to facilities at Goshen Community Schools could cost up to $3 million in repairs, school board members learned this week.
ELKHART — In Elkhart as a guest performer for Sunday’s Elkhart County Symphony concert, internationally acclaimed violinist Wen-Lei Gu also took the time to visit area schools to teach young musicians a few tricks of her trade.
ELKHART — Elkhart Community Schools officials held a grand opening for their new $3.7 million automotive learning facility on Thursday, hoping to meet a growing need for such training.
DUNLAP — Community members are invited to voice their opinions on what they desire from the superintendent of Concord Community Schools at two search forum sessions scheduled this month.