B-H board looks at elementary school growth options
The Bluffton-Harrison school district’s three schools all received A’s from the state — a record achievement, Superintendent Wayne Barker said Monday.
Citing “great gains in virtually every measurable category,” Bluffton-Harrison school board President Daryl Elliott announced that he and his fellow board members evaluated Superintendent Wayne Barker as “highly...
Few — if any — of the almost 1,450 Bluffton-Harrison students who turned on a computer in August of 2011 knew that Scott Ribich worked 33 straight hours...
BHS principal witnesses discord between state education board and superintendent
Veterans Day 2013
Monday is Veterans Day, and most Wells County schools will hold special programs that day. One school is planning its program Friday.
Dennis Kruse takes the top spot at Bluffton High School Wednesday
At least two Wells County school districts have received funding from a state grant to improve school security, administrators at Bluffton-Harrison and Southern Wells have announced.
A committee assigned to review the state’s school grading system voted on a tentative new model Monday, the Associated Press reports, and it no longer grades schools according to students who attend elsewhere.
The marching bands from Norwell and Bluffton high schools will be seeking berths in the state finals when they compete in semi-state competitions in central Indiana Saturday.
Schools waiting to find out how they stack up with others around the state
Bluffton-Harrison school board members Monday preliminarily approved a 10- to 13-day study trip for students to four German-speaking countries next summer.
Students’ message: Cleanliness counts
In just two days, Bluffton High School freshman Haley Craig was tripped, pushed, mocked, pummeled with wadded-up paper, hit and shoved inside her locker.
Malcolm Marshall was crowned king and Kim Captain queen of the 2013 Fall Festival at Bluffton High School Friday night. It was a happy homecoming for the...
With a medallion around his neck and packets of talking points about a quarter-inch thick, Bluffton High School Principal Steve Baker and about 100 other...
The committee assigned to review the state’s school-grading system met Tuesday, and member Steve Baker, Bluffton High School principal, said members will now review new ideas to evaluate student progress from year to...
Indiana will not completely implement the controversial Common Core standards, legislators told a group of educators and officials — including a Wells County principal — Wednesday.
A time to pray