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 — 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.
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 — What is the future of education, and how do local schools navigate the changing needs of students and their future employers?
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 — 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.
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 — 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.
DUNLAP — Three Concord High School teachers have been placed on administrative leave as part of an investigation into “inappropriate sexual comments” allegedly made by a fourth educator last week, district officials reported on Tuesday.
ELKHART — A Concord Community Schools teacher accused of making “inappropriate comments of a sexual nature” has been placed on leave and faces termination, school officials said Thursday.
ELKHART — For what has been the most challenging school year for those navigating the COVID-19 pandemic, Tuesday offered many educators in Elkhart County a new sense of hope and protection.
ELKHART — Teachers expressed their appreciation Wednesday after hearing that Meijer pharmacy in Goshen would partner with three local school corporations to administer COVID-19 vaccines to all school employees.
DUNLAP — The Concord School Board has approved a resolution asking that Gov. Eric Holcomb prioritize teachers and district employees for COVID-19 vaccinations by moving them up to Phase 1 eligibility.
ELKHART — Concord Community Schools will allow students to return to the classroom four days a week starting in March, school officials announced Thursday.
ELKHART — Graduation rates have climbed statewide in Indiana and for most schools in Elkhart County, according to recently released information from the Indiana Department of Education.
ELKHART — The City of Elkhart may grow in size in the coming months, as the City Council is considering an annexation request by Concord Community Schools and Flavor Freeze.
ELKHART — Concord High School’s annual holiday performance will go on virtually this year, a show that program leaders say will be a blast from the past – and present.
ELKHART — All students at Concord Community Schools will return to a hybrid model next week due to a high number of COVID-19 cases in the district, school officials announced on Thursday.
DUNLAP — Secondary students at Concord Community Schools will return to a hybrid instruction model next week for the remainder of the semester due to widespread COVID-19 cases, officials said.
DUNLAP — Concord school board has approved a $64.2 million budget for 2021, a spending plan that will now go to the Indiana Department of Local Government Finance for review.
ELKHART — Four Concord Community Schools buildings were placed on lockout for a short time Thursday as police officers investigated a nearby armed robbery.
ELKHART — Kim Bachtel of Elkhart has been named the next director of transportation for Concord Community Schools following a unanimous vote by the Concord School Board on Monday.
DUNLAP — Concord Community Schools will be transitioning to in-person classes four days per week next month, school officials announced.
ELKHART — Nearly 30 candidates are vying for over a dozen seats on the boards of seven public school corporations in Elkhart County for the Nov. 3 election.
DUNLAP — When Concord High School teacher Madison Miller found out she would have to self-quarantine for 14 days after her brother tested positive for COVID-19, she was barely fazed.
ELKHART — The face masks may have hidden their smiles, but the excitement in their voices could still be heard as students at Concord West Side Elementary headed back to class for the first day of school Wednesday morning.
ELKHART — Whether full-time or part-time, students in the Elkhart area will return to school remotely in some form this fall, and district officials say the instruction will be more rigorous and engaging than it was in the spring.
DUNLAP — For Vanessa Velie, returning to her classroom at Concord East Side Elementary School in August after a six-month hiatus would be ideal.
DUNLAP — Concord Community Schools officials have decided against offering full-time, in-person instruction in the fall making the district the second in the area to follow this approach.
DUNLAP — After some contention transpired over Concord Community Schools’ decision to hold a virtual graduation commencement, school officials have now developed a new plan to hold in-person ceremonies.
DUNLAP — Concord Community Schools officials may reconsider their decision to hold a virtual graduation ceremony after several parents and students expressed their disapproval of the move.
DUNLAP — The COVID-19 pandemic is responsible for the cancellation of several events, but administrators at Concord Community Schools refused to let it stop them from celebrating their teachers and graduating seniors on Thursday afternoon.
DUNLAP — Concord High School is moving forward with plans to hold an in-person commencement, school leaders announced at Monday’s school board meeting.
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.
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.
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.
For the sixth consecutive year, Concord East Side Elementary has been granted the Family Friendly Schools designation by the Indiana Department of Education.
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.
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.