High school graduation rates in Wells County again have exceeded the state average.
As an ambitious effort to rethink and reshape Bluffton’s downtown moves forward, the expansive project is drawing interest from community members.
Area high schools will offer certified training
Per-student state funding for the Bluffton-Harrison Metropolitan School District has not kept pace with inflation, Superintendent Wayne Barker said Monday.
Bluffton-Harrison Middle School students produce announcements
Indiana schools have instructions from state education officials on how to administer the ISTEP+ exam, just days before students can begin taking the test.
Each of Wells County’s three public school districts would see funding increases under a proposed two-year state budget.
A company that administers the state’s ISTEP+ test has increased server capacity ahead of the upcoming exam, after a test run of the system last week led to problems locally and throughout Indiana.
Despite a refusal by the State Board of Education to consider suspending education accountability, the idea seems unlikely to fade away.
A test run Thursday of the state’s ISTEP+ exam again produced problems for schools locally and throughout Indiana.
The State Board of Education will consider a measure to suspend education accountability for one year.
Health and schools officials in Wells County will continue to monitor cases of measles that have sickened people in 17 states and Washington, D.C.
Wells County educators say it is unclear how a move by Gov. Mike Pence to seek cuts in testing time for the state’s ISTEP+ exam might affect their plans for the test.
Wayne Barker has become something of a celebrity — in the virtual world, at least.
Area educators say they are concerned about a move by state officials to lengthen this year’s ISTEP test and an accompanying practice exam.
State officials and Wells County Clerk Yvette Runkle will not investigate claims Bluffton-Harrison Metropolitan School District employees acted improperly during an effort last year to secure votes for a planned...
Bluffton kindergartner collects funds to donate iPads
Support is growing for state-funded pre-kindergarten programs across the country, according to a new report released this month.
Former Ossian Elementary teachers meet monthly to keep friendships going
Districts worry about finding and keeping bus drivers