Dyer Education News

Lake Central looks at $55.2 million budget

ST. JOHN | Lake Central School officials hope to get by on a $55.2 million budget in 2015.

September 06, 2014 7:45 pm

Lake Central teachers cash in on grants

Lake Central teachers cash in on grants

ST. JOHN | Several Lake Central School Corp. teachers came away with a little cash from a recent School Board meeting.

August 28, 2014 6:45 pm

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

Public Schools - Lake

August 11, 2014 12:36 pm

Lake Central High students will navigate work site

ST. JOHN | As Lake Central School Corp. begins a new academic year on Tuesday, construction crews are putting the finishing touches on various…

August 05, 2014 5:45 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

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

Lake Central announces 2014/15 parking lottery

ST. JOHN | Registration for the 2014 parking lottery will begin on July 21, at 7 a.m. The registration module will close on August 1, at 2 p.m…

July 02, 2014 3:37 pm

Cedar Lake approves plan for improvements at Hanover Central High School

CEDAR LAKE | The Cedar Lake Plan Commission has approved a site plan for improvements to athletic facilities at Hanover Central High School.

June 23, 2014 12:00 am

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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Lake Central School salutes students, teachers

ST. JOHN | The final Lake Central School Board meeting of the 2013-14 school year drew nearly a full house as groups of students and teachers …

May 27, 2014 12:00 am

SSC presents faculty awards, recognizes retirees

SSC presents faculty awards, recognizes retirees

SOUTH HOLLAND | South Suburban College recently hosted their annual Spring Tea awards to recognize employees’ years of service, retirements, a…

May 25, 2014 12:00 am

Cardboard race cars take to the course at Homan Elementary

Cardboard race cars take to the course at Homan Elementary

SCHERERVILLE | Six-year-old Ceaye Bellmon’s cardboard race car for the Homan Elementary School Kindy 500 was a family effort.

May 20, 2014 7:00 pm Video Photos

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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

Lake Central assesses finances, course options

ST. JOHN | By having one of the lowest numbers of students receiving free and reduced meals, it could be construed that Lake Central is one of…

May 11, 2014 11:30 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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Free showings of "Rise Above the Mark" slated for April 30 at Chesterton and Hobart High Schools

HOBART | FREE SHOWING!!!

April 10, 2014 3:51 pm

Griffith High School presents Willy Wonka this weekend

Griffith High School presents Willy Wonka this weekend

GRIFFITH | The tale of Willy Wonka's magical candy factory comes to life in Griffith, Indiana this weekend. A full cast performs the character…

April 10, 2014 11:49 am Related

Lake Central teacher receives dual VFW awards

Lake Central teacher receives dual VFW awards

ST. JOHN | Lake Central High School students who take Tom Clark’s U.S. history class know on day one they’re going to get a folder of informat…

April 02, 2014 6:45 pm Photos

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Veterans, friends and family celebrate life

Veterans, friends and family celebrate life

HAMMOND | Celebration of Life, a dinner by Webbhouse Inc., was held at The Horseshoe Casino in Hammond, from 5:30-9:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 2…

April 02, 2014 11:46 am

Illiana Christian voters OK relocation to Indiana

LANSING | Illiana Christian Association members approved a measure to move their high school to Indiana in a special meeting Monday.

March 27, 2014 11:00 am

Indiana Teacher Receives National Award

Indiana Teacher Receives National Award

KANSAS CITY | The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. (VFW) is pleased to announce Tom Clark, a history teacher at Lake Central High School i…

March 25, 2014 4:42 pm

Lake Central focuses on improving student test scores

ST. JOHN | When it comes to ISTEP+ testing of its students, the Lake Central School Corp. wants A’s not B’s.

March 23, 2014 7:05 pm

St. Mary Catholic School hosting CYO Spelling Bee April 29

CROWN POINT | St. Mary Catholic Community School in Crown Point is hosting the CYO Spelling Bee on Tuesday, April 29 at 6:30 PM.  This is thei…

March 21, 2014 12:59 pm

St. John the Evangelist Spring Fling Gala slated for April 25

St. John the Evangelist Spring Fling Gala slated for April 25

ST. JOHN | Looking for a fun and elegant night out after this bitterly cold, snowy winter? Join members of the Tri-town community at the St. J…

March 18, 2014 1:45 pm

Lake Central forced to reduce summer school offerings

ST. JOHN | Lake Central School Corp. won't be able to offer summer school for grades four through eight this year because of funding.

March 16, 2014 7:30 pm

Knights of Columbus helps fund NEW iPad Lab at St. John the Evangelist School

Knights of Columbus helps fund NEW iPad Lab at St. John the Evangelist School

ST. JOHN | The SJE Knights of Columbus, Queen of Angels Council 12154, DGK Bob Popiela along with PGK Ed Schneider presented Principal Sister …

March 11, 2014 3:16 pm

St. John the Evangelist kicks off Lenten season with Ash Wednesday

St. John the Evangelist kicks off Lenten season with Ash Wednesday

ST. JOHN | St. John the Evangelist School began the Lenten journey by receiving the mark of the cross on Ash Wednesday. Principal, Sister Gian…

March 11, 2014 3:10 pm

Students and parents learn the benefits of healthy meals

Students and parents learn the benefits of healthy meals

HAMMOND | Centier Bank's Hammond Community Advisory Panel, along with Purdue University Calumet's Hospitality and Tourism Center, hosted a pai…

March 07, 2014 12:00 am

Hobart High School hosts College Fair March 11

HOBART | Hobart High School will be host a College Fair on Tuesday, March 11 from 6 to 7 p.m. in the gymnasium, 2211 E. 10th Street.

March 06, 2014 5:07 pm

Former NASA team leader and Brickie returns to inspire students

Former NASA team leader and Brickie returns to inspire students

HOBART | Former NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO) team member Michelle Ham has a great passion for education. She is even mo…

March 06, 2014 12:39 pm Photos

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Sheriff Buncich announces college scholarship program

CROWN POINT | Sheriff John Buncich announced the Lake County Sheriff’s Department is providing two $500 college scholarships to local students…

February 27, 2014 1:20 pm

Students and parents learn the benefits of healthy meals

Students and parents learn the benefits of healthy meals

HAMMOND | Centier Bank's Hammond Community Advisory Panel, along with Purdue University Calumet's Hospitality and Tourism Center, hosted an in…

February 25, 2014 4:05 pm

Ice hockey returns to Bishop Noll

Ice hockey returns to Bishop Noll

HAMMOND | Bishop Noll Institute (BNI) is bringing back its ice hockey program for the 2014-15 school year, Principal Craig Stafford announced today.

February 25, 2014 3:49 pm

Lake Central School Corp. going for the gold

ST. JOHN | The Lake Central School Corp. is going for the gold during the Winter Olympics.

February 09, 2014 8:45 pm

Residents tour revamped Lake Central High

Residents tour revamped Lake Central High

ST. JOHN | Residents received a firsthand look Sunday at the first round of improvements at Lake Central High School.

February 09, 2014 7:45 pm Photos

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Lake County Master Gardener announce 2014-15 scholarship program

CROWN POINT | The Lake County Master Gardeners are pleased to announce that they are continuing their scholarship program for the 2014-15 acad…

February 04, 2014 2:39 pm

BNI entrance exams slated for Saturday

BNI entrance exams slated for Saturday

HAMMOND | Bishop Noll Institute will conduct its second entrance exam for the Class of 2018 this Saturday, Feb. 1, at 8 a.m. at the school, 15…

January 31, 2014 12:08 pm

Lake Central schedules open houses to show off new facilities

ST. JOHN | Residents can check out the newly renovated Lake Central High School in St. John and the new Protsman Elementary School in Dyer at …

January 25, 2014 7:15 pm


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