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ELKHART — Concord Community Schools’ voters will be asked in November to extend the district’s existing operating funding from a previous referendum for eight years but at a lower rate.

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GOSHEN — Jen Yoder, an Engineering & Design Technology educator at Goshen High School, has been selected a “Top 10” finalist for Indiana Teacher of the Year, the district announced Wednesday.

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GOSHEN — After a year of hybrid learning, quarantines and following COVID-19 protocols, Goshen Community Schools is the latest school district in Elkhart County to announce plans to return to a more traditional school setting this fall.

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NAPPANEE — “This Is Me.” These three simple words carry an important message behind the 16 self-portraits created by a group of local students who artistically expressed themselves for a new community project.

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GOSHEN — Goshen Community Schools will provide students with after-school care and tutoring to help combat learning loss from the COVID-19 pandemic after recently being awarded a $756,216 state grant.

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NAPPANEE — Wa-Nee Community Schools’ officials didn’t have to look far to find a new principal for NorthWood High School.

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ELKHART — A former Concord High School social studies teacher accused of inappropriate behavior with students and possessing child pornography turned himself into authorities Tuesday.

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ELKHART — Dancing, hugs and more than a few tears marked the historic four-part commencement this weekend of Elkhart High School’s first unified class since 1972.

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ELKHART — After an unprecedented school year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, more Elkhart-area students than ever will be spending a portion of their summer back in the classrooms, school officials report.

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ELKHART — Trying to adjust after voters rejected a request for additional funding in May, the Elkhart School Board is approving up to $2.2 million in transportation cuts.

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ELKHART — The 2021 Concord High School commencement saw graduates accept congratulations from classmates, families and teachers. Under a warm sunny evening sky graduates were awarded their diplomas after listening to speeches about their time in school and the possibilities of their futures.…

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Walking into school after months of online learning, it was weird identifying a classmate by only their eyes, with half of their face covered by a surgical mask. It was an eerie feeling, and almost unreal like in the movies. My senior year was supposed to be filled with memories that would l…

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INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana high school graduates who may not be ready for college have a new option to help them prepare over the summer through Indiana’s “Bridging the Gap” initiative.

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SOUTH BEND — South Bend Public Transportation Corp. (Transpo) and Interurban Trolley again will offer free and unlimited transportation for all K-12 students in June, July and August.

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ELKHART — With graduation just weeks away for local high schools, education leaders share a goal of returning commencement ceremonies as close as possible to a more traditional approach.

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GOSHEN — Jeromy Sheets has been named director of athletics and student activities, and will coordinate athletic, school and co-curricular activities for students in Grades 4-8 at Goshen Intermediate School and Goshen Junior High School.

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ELKHART — The Capt. John Jackson chapter of the National Society United States Daughters of 1812 presented JROTC medals and certificates at the Elkhart High School Auditorium on Monday to Cadet Emma Shafer and Cadet Jose Del Valle.

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ELKHART — The Elkhart High School Class of 1941 sticks together. On Wednesday, a group of local 98-year-olds celebrated their 80th anniversary of graduating from high school.

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DUNLAP — Class moved outdoors for a group of local fourth-graders on Friday as they picked up some first-hand experience in meteorology.

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ELKHART — A newly renovated park on Elkhart’s south-central side was unveiled on Thursday and received national recognition for promoting physical activity.

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ELKHART — More than 1,000 high schoolers attended a career fair Friday for an opportunity to learn about and possibly fill some temporary or full-time positions available in Elkhart County.

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ELKHART — School officials say they are “devastated” and concerned about the effect on students after residents overwhelmingly rejected a request for another $122 million in property tax funding for Elkhart Community Schools.

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ELKHART — Crossroads United Way and the Community Foundation of Elkhart County are awarding grants to help enhance summer learning opportunities.

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