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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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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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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 — 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.

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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.

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ELKHART — Concord Community Schools will allow students to return to the classroom four days a week starting in March, school officials announced Thursday.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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DUNLAP — An Elkhart native and Concord High School alumnus has been selected to serve as a member of the Concord School Board.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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DUNLAP — Concord High School is moving forward with plans to hold an in-person commencement, school leaders announced at Monday’s school board meeting.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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DUNLAP — The “weight” is almost over for Concord High School’s new $5 million fitness and performance center.

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ELKHART — Local school districts are offering pay raises and other incentives to combat an ongoing shortage of bus drivers.

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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.

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DUNLAP — Students at Concord South Side Elementary School gathered in a circle on their grassy playground Friday morning with their eyes glued to the rainy blue sky.

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DUNLAP — Students at Ox Bow Elementary School were running the hallways like they were on a track Monday afternoon, but no one got in trouble.

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