The Greater Elkhart Chamber of Commerce Education/Career Development Council and Legislative Affairs Council will host a meeting Wednesday to discuss the Concord Community Schools referendum.
ELKHART — Students at Concord Junior High School got to ditch their classrooms for a bit on Tuesday to get an inside look at the manufacturing industry with a trip to Kem Krest.
NAPPANEE — Students at NorthWood High School are using their voices to raise awareness about mental health while trying to reduce the stigma associated with it.
ELKHART — School officials at Concord Community Schools collected feedback and questions from parents and community members Wednesday night about the district’s efforts to extend its existing operating referendum, though at a reduced rate.
ELKHART — Junior Achievement serving Elkhart County will soon have a new facility that officials say will help local students become more business savvy.
ELKHART — As a parent of two children who graduated from Concord Community Schools, Larry Shank said he’s witnessed firsthand how students have benefited from the district’s existing referendum funding.
ELKHART— Elkhart Community Schools is inviting the community to tour its new Elkhart High School and Elkhart Area Career Center for Community Night and Open House.
GOSHEN — Christopher Anderson, Elkhart County Clerk of the Circuit Court, is reminding voters of options available to those who wish to vote absentee ahead of the Concord Community Schools Special Election.
ELKHART — For two years now, there have been adults who were born after the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, and many who were children then can’t remember how they experienced that day.
ELKHART — What is the future of education, and how do local schools navigate the changing needs of students and their future employers?
MIDDLEBURY — Two more school districts have decided to require masks inside their buildings following state rules encouraging local officials to adopt such requirements.
GOSHEN — Although their approaches may be different, students at Model Elementary School are working together this month to achieve the same goal: spreading kindness.
ELKHART — The Elkhart Education Foundation awarded more than $26,000 in grants for Elkhart Community Schools’ staff for their fall cycle for innovative teachers and extracurricular activities.
ELKHART — Two Pierre Moran Middle School students were arrested after they allegedly attacked a third student on Monday, according to the Elkhart Police Department.
GOSHEN — Fairfield Community Schools is contemplating what action to take after a video of several high school students uttering racist remarks was shared on social media.
ELKHART — Students at Elkhart High School will have the opportunity to learn firsthand how banking works without having to leave the building.
GOSHEN — All K-6 students at Goshen Community Schools will be required to wear masks indoors beginning Monday, district officials announced on Friday.
ELKHART — As the county neared a COVID-19 orange advisory level, the Elkhart County Health Department on Thursday urged all schools to require everyone to wear masks indoors.
ELKHART — Freshmen at Elkhart Community Schools shared a first-day-of-school experience unlike most of their predecessors – they weren’t surrounded by upperclassmen.
ELKHART — Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary (AMBS) in Elkhart is offering eight distance-friendly courses as well as 14 in-person courses on campus this fall. Courses meeting in person will follow COVID-safe protocols.
ELKHART — Students at Jimtown Elementary School returned to school on Thursday to a classroom setting that looked much like it did in the pre-pandemic years; a look school officials hope to maintain throughout the school year.
ELKHART — Smiles and laughter filled the hallways at Concord Ox Bow Elementary School on Wednesday morning as students returned to school with eased COVID restrictions and a new principal.
ELKHART — A powerful line of thunderstorms uprooted trees and knocked down power lines Wednesday, forcing the first day of school to be delayed for Elkhart students.
ELKHART — With the start of school just days away, local school districts plan to stick with their mask-optional policy despite new guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
GOSHEN — Horizon Education Alliance (HEA) in Elkhart County on Friday announced it has received a $500,000 grant from Bloomberg Philanthropies to support the expansion of high-quality apprenticeship opportunities for high school students through CareerWise Elkhart County.
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.
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.
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.
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.
ELKHART — Indiana elementary and middle school standardized test scores plunged this year, which local educators say shows the toll the COVID-19 pandemic has had on student learning.
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.
ELKHART — Three Concord High School teachers will not be charged with failing to report suspected child abuse by a fourth educator, the Elkhart County Prosecutor’s Office said on Friday.
GOSHEN — A former high school teacher accused of multiple sex crimes involving students as well as possession of child pornography has been given a September trial date.