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ELKHART — Teachers at Elkhart Community Schools are often digging into their own pockets spending an average of $1,000 a year on school supplies and personal care items for their students, according to studies by the Elkhart Education Foundation.

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ELKHART — Students and staff at Elkhart Memorial High School gathered in the hallway for a send-off celebration Friday to recognize several track athletes before they left for the state meet in Bloomington.

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ELKHART — Students at Elkhart Central High School may have more in common than they realized.

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DUNLAP — Start times and end times for all school buildings at Concord Community Schools will change this fall.

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ELKHART — Elkhart Community Schools best of the best educators had their night in the spotlight this week as the district hosted its annual awards night gala with an Academy Awards theme.

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ELKHART — Third-graders at Woodland Elementary School recently got their hands dirty to help create a positive environment for bees and other pollinators.

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ELKHART — Voters living in the Elkhart Community Schools district rejected a school tax hike that school officials said was needed to help offset lack of funds from the state.

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ELKHART — As Elkhart Community Schools consolidates its high schools next year, one field of study is set to have its own home. 

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ELKHART — Rehearsing for a concert can be challenging enough, but students from Roosevelt STEAM Academy and Pierre Moran Middle School have taken their preparation to another level.

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ELKHART — With the primary election now less than one week away, Elkhart Community Schools held its second and final community meeting Tuesday night as the district seeks voter approval on a referendum to raise property taxes.

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ELKHART — Voters in Elkhart County continue to express concerns about the Elkhart Community Schools referendum and who may be eligible to vote on the ballot question, but Circuit Court Clerk Christopher Anderson said the following statement should help clear up any confusion: 

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ELKHART —  A school funding referendum, and who is eligible to vote for the question, is causing confusion for some voters, according to local election officials.

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ELKHART — Voters in the Elkhart Community Schools district got a chance to get more insight this week on a tax hike referendum question on the May 7 ballot.

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ELKHART — Elkhart Community Schools, in response to a lawsuit alleging pay disparity, denies that female administrators were told they “just aren’t as good at negotiating their contracts as men.”

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ELKHART — Air Force Junior ROTC cadets at Elkhart Central High School recently took a field trip soaring through the clear blue skies.

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ELKHART — With voting scheduled to begin in a couple of weeks, Elkhart Community Schools officials are trying to spread the word about a proposed tax increase they say is needed to offset inadequate education funding from the state.

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ELKHART — The Elkhart Education Foundation achieved its goal of raising $40,000 at its fifth annual Trivia Night on Wednesday. The funds go toward grants that will enable teachers to be innovative in classrooms.

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ELKHART — An Elkhart elementary school principal is denying claims made in a lawsuit that says he negligently handled abuse allegations involving two students and has asked that it be dismissed.

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ELKHART — Elkhart Community Schools’ support staff members earned the spotlight at the school board meeting this week for their service to their school communities.

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ELKHART — School social workers don't spend much time in the limelight and are often considered the unsung heroes within a school community, school officials said.

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ELKHART — Three elementary schools at Elkhart Community Schools are hashing out plans to improve student performance at their schools after poor state test scores.

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ELKHART — An Elkhart Central High School senior has started a Change.org petition in hopes of getting the mascot changed for the school district’s new Elkhart High School.

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ELKHART — Like Best Buy’s “Geek Squad” or Apple’s “Genius Bar,” Elkhart Memorial High School has a tech service desk of its own  – run by students.

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ELKHART — Culinary students at the Elkhart Area Career Center gained insight on how to carve meat before its placed on grocery store shelves during a lesson on Friday afternoon.

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ELKHART — Sometimes it takes someone other than a teacher or a principal to help get an important message across to students.

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ELKHART — Students are invited to check out the Elkhart Area Career Center on Sunday afternoon.

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ELKHART — A local family can expect to have a merrier Christmas this year, thanks to a group of students at Elkhart Central High School.

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ELKHART— There’s an old saying that it’s the little things that matter most in life.

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ELKHART — Students at West Side Middle School gathered in the gym to honor the men and women who’ve served the country during the school’s annual Veterans Day Assembly Monday morning.

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ELKHART— It appears the Elkhart School Board will have a few new faces with two long-term incumbents headed for defeat Tuesday and a third not running for re-election.

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ELKHART — Candidates for Elkhart’s school board squared off in a public forum Thursday evening, touching on a wide range of topics.

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