Gary Community School Corp
GARY | A good math teacher sends students to the board to do math. A good math teacher helps a student work through the problem. A really good math teacher develops a relationship with the student, that is the teacher and student connect.
GARY | As many as 100 Gary school bus drivers may lose their jobs and more than 4,000 students would be without transportation to school if Illinois Central Bus Co. halts service.
GARY | The Gary School Board is looking at extending the superintendent's contract by one year.
GARY | The Gary Community School Corp. released a joint statement Monday, along with Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson, saying it is working with Illinois Central, which provides bus service, to resolve its outstanding bill.
GARY | While Gary schools Superintendent Cheryl Pruitt maintains she does not like the way the state of Indiana grades schools, she released preliminary grades Wednesday showing several schools improved.
GARY | Jefferson Elementary School first-graders want you to know reading is fun, and they celebrated in a big way with new books and a parade through the building.
GARY | As Gary school board members review a budget for 2015, they learned enrollment is down by about 500 students.
GARY | Teachers in Lake Ridge Schools and Gary Community School Corp. were fired up Monday, a couple of days before school starts, as keynote speakers addressed teachers in those respective districts.
The largest school renovation project in Northwest Indiana continues in the Lake Central School Corp., where voters in the district approved a $160 million construction referendum in 2011.
GARY | As Gary schools prepare to welcome students Aug. 20, the Indiana Department of Education has assigned a staff member to help implement federal programs and serve as a state liaison with the district.
GARY | Dunbar-Pulaski eighth-grader Jazmyn Riggs urged members of the Indiana Department of Education to revise the school's improvement plan rather than closing the school or merging it with a higher performing middle school.
GARY | When school begins this fall, the Indiana Department of Education will play a more significant role in operations at the Gary Community School Corp.
Charles Williams has been promoted to principal at Thea Bowman Leadership Academy.
GARY | The Gary Community School Corp. will consider renaming a school after King of Pop Michael Jackson.
GARY | The water service has been restored to Gary Roosevelt College and Career Academy a month after it was turned off for nonpayment of bills, school officials said Thursday.
GARY | The utility bills at Gary Roosevelt, where school has not been in session since late June, amount to about $1 million.
Some region school food service directors are looking at new federal guidelines allowing more students to eat free school breakfasts and lunches.
GARY | The Gary Community School Corp. needs a minimum of $6.5 million to repair and renovate some of the school buildings that will be open this fall.
GARY | The Gary School Board voted to keep Dunbar-Pulaski open as a citywide middle school housing seventh- and eighth-graders.
GARY | The water remains off at Gary Roosevelt College and Career Academy, and those students will return to class Monday at the Gary Area Career Center.
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