Central Elementary School
VALPARAISO | Eighty people working in eight committees will attempt over the next three weeks to come up with a plan for upgrading the schools at a cost the community will support.
Holy Cross Lutheran Church Pastor Tim Engel and Barnabas, or Barney, the comfort dog visit with Central Elementary School 3rd grade student Naima Wheatley, 8, during the school's homework help program.
Nancy Cannon-Webber, of Portage, helps Central Elementary School 3rd grade students Analya Contraras, left, and Isabell Atilano, both 8-years-old, with reading Tuesday during the after-school homework help program. Volunteers from Holy Cross Lutheran Church have adopted Central Elementary, a…
Pastor Tim Engel from Holy Cross Lutheran Church works on math with Jasmine Bartholomew, 9, left, while Javlin Blackman, 8 reads at right during Central Elementary School's homework help program. Holy Cross Church has adopted Central Elementary School, and members of the congregation visit e…
Pastor Tim Engel from Holy Cross Lutheran Church walks the hallway at Central Elementary School with the church's comfort dog, Barnabas or Barney. The church has adopted Central Elementary, and members of the congregation visit the school every Tuesday to help 3rd grade students with homewor…
Central Elementary teacher Connie King works with 3rd grade student Dewom Maclin, 9 during the school's homework help program.
Jasmine Bartholomew, 9, works on math homework with Pastor Tim Engel from Holy Cross Lutheran Church during Central Elementary School's homework help program.
Holy Cross Lutheran Church member Loraine Giertz, of Portage works with Justin Purser, 8, during Central Elementary School's after-school homework help program. Holy Cross Church has adopted Central Elementary , and members of the congregation along with Past Tim Engel visit the school every…
Kindergarten students at Portage's Central Elementary School recite the Pledge of Allegiance on Wednesday as classes start up following summer break. Over 500 Central Elementary School students - some came by bus, others with caregivers - made their way from their parents' arms to the classr…
Melissa McCulloch, kindergarten teacher at Central Elementary School in Portage, leads her class on a tour of the school with student Dominick Nicholson on Wednesday morning during the first day of school.
Jessica Lawson, an AmeriCorps worker and tutor at Central Elementary School in Portage, uses a walker Friday during an inspirational talk to third-, fourth- and fifth-graders about her life with cerebral palsy. Assistant Veronica Jackson, left, and caregiver Martina Marina help with the walker.
Jessica Lawson is cheered by students as she uses a walker Friday after her inspirational speech at Central Elementary School in Portage.
AmeriCorps worker and tutor Jessica Lawson talks to students Friday at Central Elementary School in Portage about her life with cerebral palsy.
VALPARAISO | Whatever the future use of Central Elementary School, either as a school or the school district's new administration center, it will include two rain gardens.
VALPARAISO | Offering foreign languages at all grade levels received public support at the school board's special meeting Monday, but the closing of Central Elementary did not.
VALPARAISO | A new high school, converting Central Elementary into the new school administration center and realigning some of the grades to create more space at the middle schools and elementary schools were among the ideas proposed Thursday by Valparaiso Community Schools Superintendent Mi…
Elizabeth Krutz, principal at Central Elementary School in Valparaiso, received the Outstanding Successful School award in October at the 66th annual Association of Teacher Educators - Indiana Conference in Nashville, Ind.
VALPARAISO | The city plans to spend about $4.4 million for stormwater work in 2014 headed by the second phase of the Chautauqua Park project estimated to cost $1.5 million.
VALPARAISO | Central Elementary School students will learn first-hand about the benefits of rain gardens next fall.
VALPARAISO | It’s where they grew up, and it’s where they live now.
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