Ossian, Bluffton elementary schools rally around students before ISTEP week
Motivational speaker, who serves as Cincinnati Bengals’ chaplain, makes recommendations to local students
Technology needs at the elementary school level were the focus of discussion at the special work session of the Southern Wells school board Tuesday evening.
Some instructional time added to the morning, some to the afternoon
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While schools are now replacing canceled days to end the 2013-2014 school year, they’re also preparing for the 2014-2015 school year for incoming...
Bluffton-Harrison Superintendent Wayne Barker told school board members Monday that he currently anticipates spending about $10 million to renovate the elementary school.
Bluffton-Harrison students will stay in school an extra hour for 12 days starting Monday, March 3, school board members unanimously approved during their regular school board meeting.
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Wells County principal says standards will please opponents, proponents of Common Core
The Northern Wells Community Schools district is looking for input on how to make up the recent snow cancellations.
Southern Wells will add an hour to the school day, starting Monday
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The Indiana Department of Education will allow schools to lengthen the school day, teach class on Saturday or adjust holidays to compensate for cancellations, the DOE announced Thursday.
School leaders in Wells County say they will or expect to delay the ISTEP test as students and teachers catch up and cope with cancellations.
The Northern Wells school district is budgeting about $375,000 more in technology costs this year as it prepares to distribute iPads to all its students. Taxpayers, however, will still pay a smaller tax rate overall.
Norwell Middle School will host an art film festival May 15, after high school students won a $3,000 grant from the Indiana Arts Commission, school board members learned at their Tuesday meeting.
At Southern Wells, monitors from 15 years ago won’t work with school’s Chromebooks
The Bluffton-Harrison school district tax rate dropped beneath the dollar mark this year, according to the 2014 budget state officials recently approved.