LaPorte Community Schools 2013-2014 school year information

2013-07-16T15:42:00Z LaPorte Community Schools 2013-2014 school year informationContributed by La Porte Community School Corporation

La Porte Community School Corporation

2013-2014 School Year Information

New Student Registration*:

Crichfield: 08/05/13, 8:00am-6:00pm

Hailmann: 08/08/13, 7:00am-3:00pm

Handley: 08/06/13, 8:00am-4:00pm

Indian Trail: 08/06/13, 8:00am-4:00pm

Kingsbury: 08/08/13, 8:00am-6:00pm

Kingsford Heights: 08/06/13, 8:00am-4:00pm

Lincoln: 08/08/13, 8:30am-5:00pm

Riley: 08/06/13, 8:00am-4:00pm

Boston MS: 08/15/13 & 08/16/13, 8:00am-11:00am & 1:00pm-2:30pm

Kesling MS: 08/13/13 & 08/14/13, 1:00pm-4:00pm

La Porte HS: 08/15/13, 12:00pm-3:00pm & 5:00pm-8:00pm

*Parents can now register students online through their Parent Access account. If parents do not have a Parent Access account, they can contact their child’s school to request an account.

Open House Schedule:

Crichfield: August 27th, 6:00pm-7:00pm

Hailmann: August 22nd, 5:30pm-6:30pm

Handley: August 20th, 5:00pm-6:30pm

Indian Trail: August 28th, 6:00pm-7:00pm

Kingsbury: August 26th, 5:00pm-6:30pm

Kingsford Heights: August 22nd, 5:00pm-6:30pm

Lincoln: August 22nd, 6:00pm-7:00pm

Riley: August 21st, 5:00pm-7:00pm

Boston MS: August 19th, 5:00pm-7:00pm

Kesling MS: August 19th, 5:00pm-7:00pm

La Porte High School Preschool: August 15th, 5:00pm-7:00pm

Meal Prices


Breakfast - $1.00

Lunch - $1.85

Milk - $ .45

Middle School:

Breakfast - $1.25

Lunch - $2.05

Milk - $ .45

High School:

Breakfast - $1.25

Lunch - $2.05

Milk - $ .45

$0.25 additional for second meals

Book Rental and Fees:

Kindergarten - $91.00

First Grade - $138.00

Second Grade - $121.00

Third Grade - $108.00

Fourth Grade - $101.00

Fifth Grade - $101.00

Sixth Grade - $150.00

Seventh Grade - $155.00

Eighth Grade - $158.00

Book rental and fees at La Porte High School are based on each individual student’s class selection.

School Supply Lists:

School Supply Lists for each elementary and middle school are posted on the school’s webpage at to help parents prepare their student(s) for the 2013-2014 school year.

School Closings or Delays:


Check out the “stop light” on the right side of our homepage – green, school is in session; yellow, school has been delayed; and red, school has been closed. The website is updated as soon as a decision has been made regarding weather conditions.

Radio Stations:

La Porte - 1540 AM & 96.7 FM

Michigan City - 1420 AM & 95.9 FM

Knox - 99.3 FM

Valparaiso - 1500 AM & 105 FM


WNDU 16, WSBT 22, and WSJV 28

Merrillville Lakeshore Public TV Channel 96 on Comcast Cable

Blackboard Connect 5:

With our new Blackboard Connect 5 system, parents and staff will receive a pre-recorded phone call pertaining to school delays, dismissals, closings, and other important announcements.

Parents are encouraged to update the emergency contact phone number on file at each child’s home school. Parents wishing to opt-out of this service need to contact their student’s home school and request to be removed. Staff wishing to opt-out or make changes to their emergency contact information need to contact the Business Department at the ESC.

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