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— Elkhart Community Schools is considering plans to cut about $2 million in transportation funds after the district’s spring referendum failed.
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.
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.
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 — A city council proposal expressing support for the Elkhart Community Schools tax hike on the ballot in May is inappropriate, says Councilman David Henke, R-3.
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 average homeowner in the Elkhart Community Schools district could see a tax increase of $119 per year over eight years if voters approve the district’s upcoming referendum.
SOUTH BEND — A local nonprofit that combats food waste and insecurity announced it has recovered 1 million pounds of food since its founding in 2017.
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.
ELKHART — Child care is a top concern for many working parents who opted to send their children back to school to receive some in-person instruction this fall amid the COVID-19 pandemic, local officials say.
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.
ELKHART — Several local middle schoolers recently got a glimpse into a variety of different jobs they could pursue in the future thanks to a newly formed career awareness event.
GOSHEN — Local eighth-graders are getting a peek at what manufacturing looks like in Elkhart County this week and a glimpse of what future careers could await them.
Every school in Elkhart County is closed on Monday – some by plan and some due to bitterly cold temperatures.
The season's first big snowfall kept Elkhart County snowplows busy Sunday, but will lead to an easier day for nearly all students countywide on Monday.