DUNLAP — Concord High School Music Department’s popular Christmas Spectacular will not take place this year as a result of ongoing construction in the performing arts center, school officials announced on Monday.
GOSHEN — Goshen College is offering a new program for Elkhart County’s racially and ethnically underrepresented local students who want to be teachers in area schools.
BRISTOL — Elkhart Community Schools officials met with the community a second time to provide updates on the district’s financial status, initiatives and to receive input on ways to attract and retain students.
ELKHART — From cleaning out transport vans to sorting clothes, more than 300 freshmen at Concord High School took the time to give back to the community on Wednesday.
ELKHART — A survey was conducted last month to help Elkhart Community Schools determine a direction and vision for the mascot of its new unified high school and the results have been released.
GOSHEN — Students at Goshen High School were evacuated for a short time Wednesday following the smell of natural gas, according to a post on the school’s website.
INDIANAPOLIS — Goshen Community Schools has been awarded a $9.4 million federal grant to help to sustain work to support teachers and improve students’ academics success, the National Institute for Excellence in Teaching announced Tuesday.
ELKHART — Elkhart Community Schools held the first of four public meetings Monday night providing updates on the district’s fiscal status and priorities and collecting feedback on ways to attract and retain students
DUNLAP — Judging from the festive atmosphere at South Side Elementary School, where students got active and interactive in a series of programs on Friday, one might have assumed field day came early.
ELKHART — A Concord school bus with students on board was involved in a collision Monday morning, but no injuries were reported, according to a release by Concord Community Schools.
NAPPANEE — NorthWood senior Kylee Gall has been named a Commended Student in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program, principal David Maugel announced.
ELKHART — The Elkhart Education Foundation awarded 13 grants to teachers and students across Elkhart Community Schools for its fall grant cycle, giving away $22,536.
GOSHEN — A $50,000 appropriation for a school anti-drug program was more than twice the amount county officials first set aside, but they say they were struck by the need for anti-vaping education.
ELKHART — Three families and an atheist group have complained to Baugo Community Schools that the schools, and one Jimtown High School teacher in particular, are failing to properly separate church and state, although others are coming to the teacher’s defense.
CASSOPOLIS, Mich. — With the new school year under way, Midwest Energy & Communications is accepting applications for the 2019-20 Strengthening Schools Grant program, designed to fund classroom needs and special projects.
ELKHART — Not one student at West Side Middle School was alive when 9/11 happened, but that didn’t stop some of the youngsters from pausing to pay their respects.
GOSHEN — Goshen College moved up two spots to No. 7 and remains among the Top 10 schools this year on the U.S. News & World Report list of the “Best Regional Colleges in the Midwest,” according to the magazine’s annual rankings.
ELKHART — When Kevin Atlas walked onto the stage at Elkhart Memorial High School auditorium Monday morning, his towering presence at nearly 7 feet tall instantly caught the attention of students as eyes looked up.
GOSHEN — A program that challenges students’ views of substance abuse among their peers has doubled in size with the addition of the Elkhart and Goshen school districts.
GOSHEN — Comparatively low scores on a standardized test released this week indicate there’s plenty of work to do in ensuring that the district has a viable curriculum for all of its students, Elkhart Community Schools Superintendent Steve Thalheimer said Friday.
MIDDLEBURY — A Northridge Middle School teacher has been chosen by the U.S. Department of State to be part of the Fulbright Teachers for Global Classrooms Program.
ELKHART — Fewer than half the students in most districts in Elkhart County, and across the state, met expected achievement levels on a new standardized test, leading some local educators to join the call for changes in how those results are used for rating schools and teachers.
ELKHART — Local educators are praising efforts by state officials to postpone any repercussions against schools and teachers for poor performance by students on the state’s new ILEARN test.
ELKHART — An annual back-to-school festival downtown not only kicked off the year with fun activities like bouncy houses and lip-sync battles but collected thousands of dollars worth of school supplies and struck a theme of unity before the two high schools merge next year.
GOSHEN — Local parents got some insight recently on how to monitor and manage their children’s screen time at a public forum organized by the Positive Parenting Program initiative or “Triple P” in Elkhart County.
ELKHART — Next year, after their athletic programs merge, the Central-Memorial rivalry will be a thing of the past, but tonight, Elkhart fans celebrate with one final Mangy Lion football game.
ELKHART — Organizers are welcoming children of all ages and their families to the fifth annual Elkhart Education Foundation Kick Off Classic, advertised as the city’s biggest back-to-school party.
DUNLAP — Former NFL player and motivational speaker Harvie Herrington told students at Concord High School on Friday that knowing their dream, their why and their purpose are the key ingredients to becoming a great leader.
ELKHART — Nerves, excitement and curiosity were all on the faces and in the comments of students at Mary Daly Elementary School on Thursday as they headed back to class for the first day of school.
GOSHEN — After a first successful event in April, Triple P in Elkhart County is bringing a second free community screening of “Screenagers: Growing Up in the Digital Age” to Goshen Middle School, along with two Triple P workshops and a cyber safety presentation to help parents establish rule…
ELKHART — Teachers and staff at Elkhart Community Schools in need of school supplies for their students and classrooms now have a store and website to shop free of charge.
DUNLAP — Concord Community Schools has a new virtual academy for the new school year designed to offer high school students an option to a traditional brick-and-mortar setting, officials said.
ELKHART— Hundreds of students and their families recently got an early taste of dining options that may be offered at Elkhart Community Schools for the upcoming school year.