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Portage schools host kindergarten round up April 2

PORTAGE | Kindergarten Round Up in the Portage Township Schools will be held from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m., 1 to 2:30 p.m. and 6 to 7 p.m. April 2 at each elementary school for children who will be 5 years old on or before Aug. 1.

March 09, 2014 12:00 am

Lake Central Schools offering Kindgergarten enrollment March 12, 13

ST. JOHN | Kindergarten Enrollment for the 2014-2015 school year will be held at all six Lake Central Elementary Schools on Wednesday and Thursday, March 12 & 13 from 9-11 a.m., and Noon - 2 p.m. To be eligible for kindergarten, a child must be 5 years old on or before August 1, and lega…

March 07, 2014 12:39 pm

EDITORIAL: Make pre-K affordable, make K mandatory

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence took the unusual step of testifying before a Senate committee last week in support of a proposal to offer up to 1,000 vouchers for low-income prekindergarten students. It's a worthy cause.

February 18, 2014 12:00 am
Pence testifies for preschool voucher plan

Pence testifies for preschool voucher plan

INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence personally appeared before a Senate committee Wednesday and asked the panel to advance a House-approved prekindergarten voucher program for up to 1,000 low-income Hoosier children.

February 12, 2014 1:42 pm Related
The Times Editorial Board agenda for 2014

The Times Editorial Board agenda for 2014

Have you ever wondered about the editorials you see Sunday through Friday on the Opinion page? We'd like to tell you who we are and what our agenda is for 2014.

February 09, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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EDITORIAL: A different education agenda for Pence

EDITORIAL: A different education agenda for Pence

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence's 2014 education agenda is aggressive, to say the least.

December 22, 2013 12:00 am Related
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence's 2014 education agenda

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence's 2014 education agenda

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence's 2014 education agenda, released Dec. 10, 2013.

December 22, 2013 12:00 am

EDITORIAL: Require kindergarten, test pre-K programs

Democrats in the Indiana Senate are making a big push for state funding for early childhood education. They're headed in the right direction.

September 22, 2013 12:00 am
Kindergarten open house to be held at St. Mary's

Kindergarten open house to be held at St. Mary's

CROWN POINT | On May 1, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., St. Mary's Catholic Community School will hold a Kindergarten Open House.

April 16, 2013 1:23 pm

School City of Hobart hosting kindergarten kickoff on Monday

HOBART | The Early Learning Center at George Earle Elementary School has scheduled a kindergarten kickoff from 6 to 7:15 p.m. Monday.

April 12, 2013 12:00 am
Kindergartners celebrate their 100th day of school

Kindergartners celebrate their 100th day of school

SCHERERVILLE | At the beginning of the school year, Kelly Rodriguez and Kristy Sliger promised their kindergarten classes at Forest Ridge Academy that there would be a celebration on the 100th Day of School.

March 21, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Portage schools host kindergarten sign-up April 3

PORTAGE | Portage Township Schools kindergarten registration will be held  from 9:30 to 11 a.m., 1 to 2:30 p.m. and 6 to 7 p.m. April 3 at each elementary school for children who will be 5 years old on or before Aug. 1.

March 09, 2013 6:21 pm

Chicago schools expand full-day kindergarten

CHICAGO | All incoming Chicago Public Schools students will have access to full-day kindergarten for the first time beginning next year.

February 26, 2013 6:15 pm

House Democrats plan to force vote on Pence tax cut

INDIANAPOLIS | House Republicans may be forced to cast an uncomfortable vote this month, rejecting Republican Gov. Mike Pence's proposed income tax cut en route to approving their two-year budget plan that increases state spending.

February 15, 2013 1:00 pm

Lake Station schools to hold kindergarten pre-enrollment Feb. 25 to March 1

LAKE STATION | The Lake Station Community Schools are announcing dates for pre-enrollment of next year's kindergarten students.

February 15, 2013 12:00 am

GUEST COMMENTARY: Dems' views on education merit consideration

As the House Democratic members of the Education Committee, we are privileged to serve as the standard-bearer for new Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz.

January 24, 2013 12:00 am

Valpo schools make year-end budget changes

VALPARAISO | In a special session lasting barely five minutes Thursday, the Valparaiso Community Schools board approved reductions in several budget categories and increased its appropriations for the general fund.

December 13, 2012 7:08 pm

EDITORIAL: Early childhood education requires attention

For the most part, the best advice for education reform is to sit back and wait for the results of recently enacted reforms to become clear. There's an exception, though.

November 25, 2012 12:00 am
Winfield Elementary collects “Supplies For GIs”

Winfield Elementary collects “Supplies For GIs”

CROWN POINT | Winfield Elementary School students collected many boxes of toiletries and treats for our servicemen and women. Mrs. Ostrozovich’s class is pictured with letters the Kindergarten class wrote to our GI’s Serving overseas.

November 19, 2012 10:07 pm
Kindergartners elect President Obama at St. Mary polling place

Kindergartners elect President Obama at St. Mary polling place

CROWN POINT | Kindergartners in Mrs. Mesich’s class at St. Mary Catholic Community School took part in their version electoral process and voted on Tuesday.

November 06, 2012 3:44 pm Photos

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