Duneland Education News

Portage schools receive grants from ArcelorMittal

PORTAGE | Portage Township Schools recently received two grants totaling $13,500 from ArcelorMittal.

July 27, 2014 12:00 am

Westchester Intermediate rewards honor roll students with Drive-In

Westchester Intermediate rewards honor roll students with Drive-In

CHESTERTON | On the last day of school, Westchester Intermediate School student council presented all of the students who had earned Principal…

June 23, 2014 6:01 pm

Valpo Engineering Professor Receives Prestigious National Award

Valpo Engineering Professor Receives Prestigious National Award

VALPARAISO | For computer and electrical engineering department chair and professor Jeff Will, Ph.D., his dedication to being a mentor and tea…

June 16, 2014 2:25 pm

Bailly School receives Riley license plate

Bailly School receives Riley license plate

CHESTERTON |  In December, Bailly raised $945.49 for Riley Children's Hospital through the Slap a Sticker on the Principal event. Because Rile…

June 12, 2014 2:12 am

Liberty Intermediate School announces winners

Liberty Intermediate School announces winners

CHESTERTON | Winners of the first annual Liberty Intermediate district banner contest are The Rebels, the combined classes of Sheri Simmons' f…

June 12, 2014 2:06 am

Teachers, School Leaders named in competitive fellowships to strengthen Indiana Schools and students

VALPARAISO | Governor Mike Pence has recognized the selection of Fellows in two programs designed to bring new skills and leadership to some o…

June 12, 2014 12:31 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

Ridge View’s 5th Grade Mighty Acorns taking advantage of Spring

Ridge View’s 5th Grade Mighty Acorns taking advantage of Spring

HOBART | Ridge View Elementary fifth graders are in the third stage of this school year’s stewardship of preservation and restoration entitled…

June 04, 2014 3:32 pm

Duneland IT department strives to assist teachers, students

We’ve had a busy year here in the Information and Education Technology Department at Duneland School Corp.

May 29, 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

CHS Biology students test Little Calumet

CHS Biology students test Little Calumet

CHESTERTON | Students from Chesterton High School's Biology 1 Honors class taught my Cassie Wallace took water samples from the Little Calumet…

May 20, 2014 4:32 pm Photos

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Five NWI students receive National Merit corporate scholarships

Five students from Northwest Indiana were among the names released this week by National Merit Scholarship Corp. representing the first group …

April 23, 2014 8:57 am

Westchester Intermediate announces recycle winners

Westchester Intermediate announces recycle winners

CHESTERTON | Westchester Intermediate students under the guidance of the student council participated in the Recycling and Waste Reduction Dis…

March 24, 2014 2:31 pm

Teachers, students ham it up for new reading program

Teachers, students ham it up for new reading program

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | Students at Liberty Elementary School walked through the doors into the gymnasium for an assembly on Friday morning and gas…

March 21, 2014 7:15 pm Photos

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Former NASA team leader returns to inspire students

Former NASA team leader returns to inspire students

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

March 14, 2014 12:00 am

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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Jackson Nature Night features red-tailed hawk

Jackson Nature Night features red-tailed hawk

Jackson Elementary School recently hosted an Environmental/Nature Night for students and their families at the school.

March 05, 2014 6:30 pm

Discovery Charter School celebrates National School Choice week

Discovery Charter School celebrates National School Choice week

National School Choice Week is being celebrated this week. The week, the nation’s largest-ever celebration of educational opportunity, gives s…

January 28, 2014 12:05 am Photos

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M & M Ross Productions presents "Spamalot" Jan. 10-18

M & M Ross Productions presents "Spamalot" Jan. 10-18

MERRILLVILLE | M & M Ross Production proudly presents "Spamalot," the obnoxiously fun tale of King Arthur and his entourage of valiant, an…

January 10, 2014 2:00 pm Video Photos

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Westchester students launch letter, art campaign

Westchester students launch letter, art campaign

DUNELAND | Westchester Intermediate School hosted a Veteran's Day Program and along with it launched a letter and art campaign for the troops.

December 09, 2013 12:00 am

Duneland Intermediate School Honor Rolls

CHESTERTON | Liberty Intermediate School has recognized 281 students on the honor roll for earning at least 3.0 grade point average for the fi…

December 06, 2013 1:14 pm

Chesterton Middle School honor rolls

CHESTERTON | Chesterton Middle School has recognized 693 students on the Honor Roll for achieving a minimum 3.0 GPA for the first nine weeks. …

December 06, 2013 1:11 pm

Public hearing scheduled on Michigan City schools borrowing

MICHIGAN CITY | A public hearing is scheduled Dec. 17 over $6 million the Michigan City Area Schools board intends to borrow to cover a $6 mil…

December 05, 2013 6:28 pm


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