Lowell Education News

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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Tri-Creek School Board forced to scuttle Lake Prairie school addition

LOWELL | Factors outside their control have forced the Tri-Creek School Board to make several changes to capital project plans.

July 13, 2014 8:30 pm

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

Tri-Creek shops for four new school buses

LOWELL | The Tri-Creek School Corp. board is soliciting bids for four new buses as part of its 25-year plan.

July 06, 2014 5:09 pm

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

Teacher cutbacks loom in Tri-Creek School Corp.

LOWELL | Decreased funds and a declining enrollment have dealt a double whammy to the Tri-Creek School Corp. not known for cutting teachers.

May 26, 2014 11:00 pm

Tri-Creek seeks bids for transportation center

LOWELL | The Tri-Creek School Board is seeking bids on the construction of a transportation center next to Lowell Middle School at Cline Avenu…

May 24, 2014 12:00 am

Tri-Creek seeks nominations for Teacher of Year kudos

LOWELL | The Tri-Creek School Corp. is accepting nominations for several awards.

May 20, 2014 12:05 am

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

Tri-Creek faces prospects of teacher cuts

LOWELL | While the Tri-Creek School Corp. board has discussed for some time ways to boost student numbers and the district's pocketbook, the b…

May 10, 2014 5:15 pm

Tri-Creek plans for Lake Prairie Elementary School expansion

LOWELL | The Tri-Creek School Board is hoping contractors' bids on the Lake Prairie project will come in low enough to add three classrooms.

May 10, 2014 12:00 am

Tri-Creek board will consider Lake Prairie School expansion

LOWELL | The Tri-Creek School board meets at  7 p.m. Thursday in the Lowell High School cafeteria, 2051 E. Commercial Ave.

May 08, 2014 12:05 am

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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Tri-Creek schools showcase student art May, 12 through 16

LOWELL | The 36th Annual Student Art Exhibit is May 12 to May 16.

May 01, 2014 12:00 am

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

Lowell Academic Decathlon team plans trivia night May 2

LOWELL | The Lowell High School Academic Decathlon team will host a trivia night May 2 in the high school cafeteria.

April 28, 2014 12:00 am

Tri-Creek School Board cancels tonigh's work session

LOWELL | The Tri-Creek School Board has canceled tonight's work session.

April 24, 2014 12:00 am

Tri-Creek School Board work session for today canceled

LOWELL | The Tri-Creek School Board canceled today's work session.

April 23, 2014 12:00 am

Lowell High's Academic Decathlon team heads to nationals

LOWELL | The Lowell High School Academic Decathlon team leaves Wednesday for Honolulu, Hawaii, to compete in the U.S. Academic Decathlon Nationals.

April 21, 2014 7:55 pm

NWI students shine at Indiana Academic All-Stars

INDIANAPOLIS | Students and a teacher from Northwest Indiana were recognized Wednesday for their achievement in the classroom.

April 19, 2014 12:00 am

Foundation announces Lowell Alumni of the Year inductees

LOWELL | The third annual Lowell High School Alumni of the Year inductees have been announced by the Tri-Creek Education Foundation.

April 18, 2014 12:00 am

Lowell Middle School bands recognized for achievement

LOWELL | The Tri-Creek School Board recently recognized Lowell Middle School bands for their high achievements at this year's ISSMA competition.

April 16, 2014 12:00 am

Tri-Creek School Corp. board accepts monetary donations

LOWELL | The Tri-Creek School Board recently accepted on behalf of Lowell High School $900 from the Lowell Walgreens.

April 16, 2014 12:00 am

Tri-Creek School Board approves summer school schedule

LOWELL | The Tri-Creek School Board has approved summer school courses to be offered June 9 through July 2.

April 13, 2014 7:45 pm

Mural painted by students unveiled at Lowell Middle School

LOWELL | The Tri-Creek School Board unveiled and officially dedicated the Lowell Middle School mural Thursday.

April 13, 2014 12:00 am

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

Talent show at Lowell High to benefit school yearbook

LOWELL | High school students will prove "Lowell's Got Talent" at 7 p.m. Friday when they take to the stage for an evening of performances.

April 10, 2014 12:00 am

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

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

Tri-Creek School Board advances plans to build transportation center

LOWELL | The Tri-Creek School Board is moving forward with plans to build a $3.3 million transportation center and an addition to Lake Prairie…

March 21, 2014 7:15 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

Tri-Creek schools add extra day for kindergarten sign-ups

LOWELL | The Tri-Creek School Corp. administration added a day for kindergarten registration.

March 12, 2014 12:00 am

Crown Point High School Bulldogs participate in Special Olympics basketball game

Crown Point High School Bulldogs participate in Special Olympics basketball game

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point High School Bulldogs Special Olympians participated in a basketball game hosted by Lowell High School on March 6…

March 11, 2014 3:46 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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Water supply back to normal at Lake Prairie Elementary

LOWELL | After three weeks of bottled water use and a bulk water supply for the cafeteria, the water is back on at Lake Prairie Elementary School.

March 03, 2014 6:25 pm

Lowell students take top honors in tri-state mechanics contest

Lowell students take top honors in tri-state mechanics contest

LOWELL | Two Lowell High School vocational automotive students recently came away champions in the Chicagoland Top Tech Challenge.

February 27, 2014 5:10 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

Tri-Creek School Board nixes meeting set for Thursday

LOWELL | The Tri-Creek School Board's Thursday meeting has been canceled.

February 26, 2014 12:00 am

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

Tri-Creek School Board opposes business personal property tax cut

LOWELL | Tri-Creek School Board members want downstate legislators to know they oppose the elimination of the business personal property tax.

February 23, 2014 8:15 pm

Lowell High students want to organize Bible study group

Lowell High students want to organize Bible study group

LOWELL | The next club joining the extracurricular ranks at Lowell High School is expected to be a Bible study/fellowship group.

February 10, 2014 5:30 pm

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

Tri-Creek School Board approves 'Girls on the Run' program

LOWELL | The Tri-Creek School Board has approved the formation of a "Girls on the Run" offering at Lake Prairie School.

January 30, 2014 12:00 am

Tri-Creek School Board advances plan for transportation center

LOWELL | The Tri-Creek School Board moved forward Thursday with plans for an estimated $3.3 million transportation center to be built next to …

January 23, 2014 9:45 pm


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