ELKHART — Music was in the air on Wednesday as aspiring young jazz musicians paired with local experts for a day of learning.
DUNLAP — Concord Community Schools got the ball rolling on a construction project to expand and improve the Beickman Performing Arts Center.
ELKHART — Elkhart Community Schools is testing a new system that aims to keep students safe from cars and trucks that illegally pass stopped school buses.
GOSHEN — Goshen Community Schools will expand its alternative middle school program from a half day to a full day for the 2019-20 school year, school officials said.
DUNLAP — An initiative to fund the cost of several playground benches while helping keep plastic caps out of the landfill led to a project that will benefit Concord Intermediate School students and staff for years to come.
DUNLAP — For the fifth consecutive year, Concord East Side Elementary has been granted the Family Friendly Schools designation by the Indiana Department of Education.
SOUTH BEND — More than 400 Elkhart Memorial seniors became high school graduates Sunday afternoon, during the school’s graduation ceremony at University of Notre Dame’s Edmund P. Joyce Center.
SOUTH BEND— For the first year, Concord High School’s graduating seniors formed a sea of green inside the University of Notre Dame’s Purcell Pavilion for commencement on Thursday night.
ELKHART — Teachers at Elkhart Community Schools are often digging into their own pockets spending an average of $1,000 a year on school supplies and personal care items for their students, according to studies by the Elkhart Education Foundation.
GOSHEN — Goshen school officials took a big step to help with overcrowding as crews broke ground on two of three projects on Monday for the corporation’s multimillion-dollar referendum project.
ELKHART — Students and staff at Elkhart Memorial High School gathered in the hallway for a send-off celebration Friday to recognize several track athletes before they left for the state meet in Bloomington.
GOSHEN — The rain cleared just in time for Prairie View Elementary School to hold its annual end-of-the-school-year Field Day on Friday morning.
GOSHEN — Goshen Community Schools is one of 14 school districts in the country to be honored with a 2019 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbons School District Sustainability Award, the U.S. Department of Education announced this week.
INDIANAPOLIS — The Association of Indiana Counties (AIC) and Star Financial Bank have named a fourth-grader Sydney McLaughlin as the National County Government Week essay contest winner for the AIC’s Northeast District.
GOSHEN — Mayor Jeremy Stutsman will appoint Goshen High School student Zoe Eichorn to the City Council as the new youth adviser for the 2019-20 school year, according to the mayor's office.
ELKHART — Elkhart Community Schools best of the best educators had their night in the spotlight this week as the district hosted its annual awards night gala with an Academy Awards theme.
INDIANAPOLIS — Elkhart Memorial High School student Sadaja Riddick-Johnson has received the Indiana Affiliate NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing.
ELKHART — In response to a growing demand for online master’s degrees, Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary (AMBS) in Elkhart is launching a new fully online Master of Arts: Theology and Global Anabaptism (MATGA). Both the AMBS board and the Association of Theological Schools Commission ap…
ELKHART — Former NASA astronaut and NFL player Leland Melvin encouraged young people Wednesday to “shoot for the stars” during Elkhart Public Library’s summer reading kickoff event at the Lerner Theatre.
GOSHEN — Three elementary schools in the Fairfield Community district are among schools designated by the Indiana Department of Education as science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) Certified schools. This brings the total number of Indiana STEM Certified schools to 78.
ELKHART — Elkhart school officials are pondering what the district’s next step is after its recently failed multi-million dollar operating referendum.
ELKHART — Voters living in the Elkhart Community Schools district rejected a school tax hike that school officials said was needed to help offset lack of funds from the state.
SOUTH BEND — Ivy Tech Community College will confer 2,186 degrees and certificates at its 2019 commencement for the South Bend-Elkhart campus at 6 p.m. Friday inside Purcell Pavilion at the University of Notre Dame.
BRISTOL — Cleaning duties typically don’t enthuse young children, but one couldn’t tell at York Elementary School as 270 students recently stepped up to help create a positive change in their community.
ELKHART — Rehearsing for a concert can be challenging enough, but students from Roosevelt STEAM Academy and Pierre Moran Middle School have taken their preparation to another level.
ELKHART — With the primary election now less than one week away, Elkhart Community Schools held its second and final community meeting Tuesday night as the district seeks voter approval on a referendum to raise property taxes.
GOSHEN — Every college graduate has a story behind his or her accomplishment. And here’s Mikol Aspinwall: He’s 17 and is the youngest known person to graduate from Goshen College after collecting his bachelor’s degree this week.
ELKHART — Voters in Elkhart County continue to express concerns about the Elkhart Community Schools referendum and who may be eligible to vote on the ballot question, but Circuit Court Clerk Christopher Anderson said the following statement should help clear up any confusion:
ELKHART — A school funding referendum, and who is eligible to vote for the question, is causing confusion for some voters, according to local election officials.
ELKHART — Voters in the Elkhart Community Schools district got a chance to get more insight this week on a tax hike referendum question on the May 7 ballot.
ELKHART — Elkhart Community Schools, in response to a lawsuit alleging pay disparity, denies that female administrators were told they “just aren’t as good at negotiating their contracts as men.”