Crown Point Education News

C.P. Volunteer Fire Dept. and Ladies Auxiliary present Fire Prevention Open House Oct. 5

CROWN POINT | Come out and visit with your local fire fighters! The Crown Point Volunteer Fire Department and the Ladies Auxiliary will presen…

September 18, 2014 1:53 pm

Navigators USA scouting troop open to all

Navigators USA scouting troop open to all

Navigators USA is a family based scouting troop and welcomes all people; boys and girls and adults no matter what gender, race, lifestyle, abi…

September 18, 2014 1:45 pm

USF Crown Point, Franciscan St. Anthony Health-Crown Point collaborating on disaster drill Saturday

Nursing students from the University of Saint Francis Crown Point and the Franciscan St. Anthony Health-Crown Point Emergency Medical Services…

September 18, 2014 1:43 pm

St. Mary Catholic Community School Walk-A-Thon slated for Oct. 10

St. Mary Catholic Community School Walk-A-Thon slated for Oct. 10

CROWN POINT | On the morning of Friday, Oct. 10, students at St. Mary Catholic Community School will show their appreciation for their teacher…

September 18, 2014 1:36 pm

Crown Point Community School Corporation awarded Continuing Worldwide Accreditation

Crown Point Community School Corporation awarded Continuing Worldwide Accreditation

CROWN POINT | Superintendent Dr. Teresa A. Eineman announced today that Crown Point Community School Corporation earned continuing accreditati…

September 18, 2014 12:44 pm Photos

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CPHS National Art Honor Society volunteers at St. Anthony’s Hospital

CPHS National Art Honor Society volunteers at St. Anthony’s Hospital

CROWN POINT | Members of Crown Point High School’s National Art Honor Society -- Gaby Richmond, Alex Baloski and Hannah Earl -- enthusiastical…

September 13, 2014 1:05 am

MVP Spike Albrecht visis SMS

MVP Spike Albrecht visis SMS

CROWN POINT | On Aug. 27, St. Mary Catholic Community School Alumni Spike Albrecht paid a visit to his old elementary school.

September 02, 2014 4:30 pm

Indiana Dept. of Education gives CPHS Gold Star School Counseling Award for 2014

CROWN POINT | The Indiana Department of Education has Crown Point High School as one of the Indiana schools to receive the Indiana Gold Star S…

August 27, 2014 3:18 pm

CPHS Social Studies teacher Bernacky nominated as D1 Educator of the Year

CPHS Social Studies teacher Bernacky nominated as D1 Educator of the Year

CROWN POINT | Crown Point High School Social Studies teacher, Don Bernacky, was nominated as the District 1 and Indiana High School Educator o…

August 27, 2014 3:03 pm

St. Mary's to host Golf Outing Sept. 6

St. Mary's to host Golf Outing Sept. 6

CROWN POINT | Come join St. Mary Catholic Community School's Home and School Association at Youche Country Club for the school's annual golf o…

August 27, 2014 2:41 pm

USF announces tenure, promotions, honors faculty at dinner

CROWN POINT | The University of Saint Francis announced tenure and promotions for faculty members and honored others for completing advanced d…

August 22, 2014 8:35 pm

CPCSC introduces 45 new teachers

CPCSC introduces 45 new teachers

CROWN POINT | Crown Point Community School Corporation is pleased and excited to welcome a talented and dedicated group of new teachers for th…

August 21, 2014 5:47 pm

State panel approves Ivy Tech lease/purchase of ALC

The State Budget Committee on Thursday approved Ivy Tech Community College's request to enter into a lease with an option to purchase the Purd…

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St. Mary’s principal reflects on past successes, looks forward to coming school year

St. Mary’s principal reflects on past successes, looks forward to coming school year

CROWN POINT | St. Mary’s Catholic Community School Principal L. Thomas Ruiz describes the 2013-2014 school year as “excellent.”

August 14, 2014 5:34 pm Photos

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Pilot program to focus on preschool education

Pilot program to focus on preschool education

Katrina McFerrin is pleased to see Lake County is one of five counties in the state selected to operate a preschool education program.

August 12, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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School year starts with controversial new standards

School year starts with controversial new standards

New Indiana State Standards — material all students in grades K-through-12 need to know — will be rolled out this year when school begins. 

August 11, 2014 11:30 pm Photos

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Purdue University Calumet hosts 2014 Stand Down

GARY | Purdue University Calumet will host its third annual Stand Down from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 8 at the Indiana National Guar…

August 11, 2014 12:43 pm

School start dates

School start dates

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August 11, 2014 12:36 pm

State ed department partners with Gary schools

State ed department partners with Gary schools

GARY | When school begins this fall, the Indiana Department of Education will play a more significant role in operations at the Gary Community…

August 10, 2014 10:15 pm Photos

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Squabble continues, local education leaders move forward

Squabble continues, local education leaders move forward

As state officials continue to squabble over policy and procedure, local educators are getting ready for a school year with new state standard…

August 09, 2014 9:00 pm

State releases ISTEP-Plus scores

State releases ISTEP-Plus scores

The Indiana Department of Education released statewide 2014 ISTEP-Plus scores that show continued improvement in schools across Northwest Indi…

August 03, 2014 11:01 pm Related

CPCSC lowest cost, highest achievement

CPCSC lowest cost, highest achievement

CROWN POINT | The Center for American Progress released its national study of school districts across America and ranked the most productive s…

August 01, 2014 4:41 pm

Children celebrate Hispanic culture at inaugural event

Children celebrate Hispanic culture at inaugural event

EAST CHICAGO | When community leaders Margaret Gomez and Rosa Rodriguez put their heads together in an effort to spark enthusiasm for their cu…

July 27, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Cultural pageant about self esteem, talent secondary

Cultural pageant about self esteem, talent secondary

EAST CHICAGO | When community leaders Margaret Gomez and Rosa Rodriguez put their heads together in an effort to spark a younger enthusiasm fo…

July 15, 2014 2:45 pm Photos

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Purdue University Calumet announces 1,486 students earn Dean’s List honors

HAMMOND | Some 1,436 Purdue University Calumet undergraduate students qualified for the university’s 2014 spring semester Dean’s List for outs…

July 12, 2014 5:35 pm

USF Crown Point student dual scholarship recipient

USF Crown Point student dual scholarship recipient

CROWN POINT | University of Saint Francis Crown Point Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN) candidate Nancy Smith has received two scholarship…

July 01, 2014 11:22 am

Middle School Students visit Lake Street for Readers Theatre

Middle School Students visit Lake Street for Readers Theatre

CROWN POINT | On June 5, Colonel Wheeler Middle School seventh grade students came to Lake Street to perform reader’s theatre scripts to all e…

June 16, 2014 1:53 pm

Student/Teacher Olympics is fun for a good cause

Student/Teacher Olympics is fun for a good cause

CROWN POINT | Drew Perschon and the Northwest Indiana Cancer Kids Foundation hold a special place in the hearts of Crown Point High School students.

June 15, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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City of Crown Point partners with L.C. Solid Waste and CAPS for Bench Program

City of Crown Point partners with L.C. Solid Waste and CAPS for Bench Program

CROWN POINT | The City of Crown Point has partnered with the Lake County Solid Waste Management District and the CAPS for a Bench Program. The…

June 12, 2014 1:58 am

Winfield Elementary visits Spring Mill Healthcare

Winfield Elementary visits Spring Mill Healthcare

CROWN POINT | Winfield Elementary students visited the Spring Mill Healthcare campus recently. The residents enjoyed a musical program perform…

June 12, 2014 1:50 am

Summer String Concert by Crown Point Youth Orchestra June 17

CROWN POINT | Please join us for a string concert performed by local students from the Crown Point Orchestra. This performance will be under t…

June 12, 2014 1:40 am

Faith Fellowship Hosts Vacation Spy Academy

Faith Fellowship Hosts Vacation Spy Academy

VALPARAISO | “International Spy Academy” is the theme of Faith Fellowship Church's Vacation Bible School (VBS), June 23-37, 8:45 a.m.- noon.

June 11, 2014 8:32 pm

Knife discovered in backpack at Crown Point middle school

CROWN POINT | A school resource officer responded to Col. John Wheeler Middle School on Thursday for a fistfight and found a Bowie knife in a …

June 05, 2014 7:33 pm

CPHS shares appreciation for role model

CPHS shares appreciation for role model

CROWN POINT | There are teachers and then there are role models.

June 05, 2014 12:16 pm Photos

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C.P. Community Foundation partners with CPHS Clubs to support various charities

C.P. Community Foundation partners with CPHS Clubs to support various charities

CROWN POINT | Throughout the 2013-14 school year, Crown Point High School students and faculty members partnered with the Crown Point Communit…

June 04, 2014 12:22 pm

Winfield Elementary announces May Students of the Month

Winfield Elementary announces May Students of the Month

CROWN POINT | Winfield Elementary announced their May Students of the Month. The include Aubree R., Austin T., Zachary S., Aleksandar S., Avia…

June 04, 2014 12:18 pm

St. Mary's Junior Pre-K students collect change for Food for the Poor

St. Mary's Junior Pre-K students collect change for Food for the Poor

CROWN POINT | The Junior Pre-K class at St. Mary Catholic Community School recently collected change for chicks.

June 04, 2014 12:11 pm

DARE Program celebrates 74 Lake Street graduates

DARE Program celebrates 74 Lake Street graduates

CROWN POINT | Congratulations Lake Street Elementary DARE Graduates. We had a wonderful DARE Culmination at Lake Street Elementary today. This…

May 29, 2014 11:56 am

St. Mary Environment Club members take trip to shrimp farm

St. Mary Environment Club members take trip to shrimp farm

CROWN POINT | Northwest Indiana might seem an unlikely place for growing some of the country’s favorite seafood. However, the students in the …

May 27, 2014 3:45 pm Photos

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C.P. Schools announces 2014-15 Teachers of the Year and Employee of the Year

C.P. Schools announces 2014-15 Teachers of the Year and Employee of the Year

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community Schools' Board of Trustees announced the Teacher of the Year and Employee of the Year winners at the M…

May 22, 2014 7:47 am

Jerry Ross Elementary's Shana Bane hailed as C.P. Elementary Teacher of the Year

Jerry Ross Elementary's Shana Bane hailed as C.P. Elementary Teacher of the Year

CROWN POINT | Crown Point Community Schools Superintendant Dr. Teresa Eineman, Jerry Ross Elementary Principal Jennifer Stolarz and students a…

May 22, 2014 1:01 am

Timothy Ball celebrates Bike to School Day

Timothy Ball celebrates Bike to School Day

CROWN POINT | Timothy Ball Elementary School participated its first annual Bike to School Day on May 7. The event was sponsored by the Nationa…

May 15, 2014 3:00 pm Photos

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Calumet College of St. Joseph announces Commencement May 17

Calumet College of St. Joseph announces Commencement May 17

HAMMOND | Calumet College of St. Joseph will hold commencement services on Saturday, May 17, at noon at the Dennis and Leslie Rittenmeyer Cent…

May 12, 2014 2:49 pm

USF Crown Point pins largest class ever

USF Crown Point pins largest class ever

CROWN POINT | The University of Saint Francis Crown Point held a pinning ceremony for its largest-ever class of graduating nurses on May 6 at …

May 12, 2014 2:26 pm

BNI faculty member chosen state’s top Chinese language teacher

BNI faculty member chosen state’s top Chinese language teacher

HAMMOND | Bishop Noll Institute’s Guijuan “Julie” Niu has been selected by the Indiana Chinese Teachers Association as the state’s top high sc…

May 12, 2014 1:51 pm

Region native shares her journey with the arts, reaches out to aspiring students

Region native shares her journey with the arts, reaches out to aspiring students

WATERBURY, CT | As multi-instrumentalist, Rock N' Roll aficionado, and Region native Crystal Taliefero gazed into the crowd of 3,000 youth at …

May 07, 2014 5:38 pm Video Photos

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Crown Point Library to bus trip to Field Museum June 2

CROWN POINT |The Friends of the Crown Point Library have coordinated a bus trip to the Chicago Field Museum for Monday, June 2. The cost of th…

May 01, 2014 8:52 am

National Junior Honor Society to host Prayer Pals May 7

CROWN POINT | The National Junior Honor Society Christus Chapter, at Trinity Lutheran School is having a “Prayer Pals” event on Wednesday, May 7.

May 01, 2014 8:34 am

St. Mary Catholic Community School hosts spelling bee

St. Mary Catholic Community School hosts spelling bee

May 01, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Food Bank of Northwest Indiana holds Family Food Night in Lowell

LOWELL | Family Food Night, a program from the Food Bank of Northwest Indiana for south Lake County, is from 3 to 5 p.m. May 8 at the Cedar Cr…

May 01, 2014 12:00 am


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