Students attend sixth Wells County Youth Leadership Forum
Sixth-graders at Southern Wells will sit on stability balls instead of chairs
Elementary students learn about different cultures It was World’s Fair at Southern Wells Elementary School Friday. Students in grades K-6 culminated weeks of...
Early childhood initiative receives a formal introduction
A state budget plan unveiled Thursday by Senate Republicans calls for more funding in 2016 and 2017 for Southern Wells Community Schools than an earlier spending plan authored by House GOP members.
Putting off fixing the problems with the Southern Wells schools water supply is not an option, noted superintendent Jim Craig at Tuesday night’s nearly four-hour-long meeting of the school board.
Starting this week, events aimed at getting local children enrolled in kindergarten will be held.
Indiana State Board of Education members on Wednesday approved hiring an outside firm to study whether results of the state’s standardized test are “valid and reliable.”
Are the results ‘valid and reliable?’ Education leaders want to know
Expansive Annual Performance Reports released by Indiana Department of Education provide useful information, educators say, but they typically do not show a full picture of the overall health of the state’s school...
Southern Wells members of the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America received top honors at the group’s State Leadership Conference earlier this...
Indiana lags behind many of its counterparts in other states in terms of maintaining strong public school systems, according to a recent study.
Superintendents, staffers catching up on things while students are on spring break
One round of state standardized testing is finished, and there is little faith among leaders of local schools an upcoming second round will be without problems.
Ehlerding: It’s what industries want; they’re seeking qualified people
Southern Wells students get a lesson in skeletons
Southern Wells Elementary fourth grade students recently participated in the Wells County Soil and Water Conservation District Poster Contest. The theme for...
Eighty-four percent of Wells County high school graduates are prepared for college-level coursework by the time they graduate, according to a recent state report.