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Salk celebrates prestigious award

Salk celebrates prestigious award

The Merrillville Pirate sits with school staff during a Blue Ribbon award celebration Wednesday for Salk Elementary School at the school.

November 28, 2013 12:00 am
Salk celebrates prestigious award

Salk celebrates prestigious award

The Merrillville High School cheerleaders perform during a Salk Elementary School Blue Ribbon award celebration Wednesday at the school.

November 28, 2013 12:00 am
Salk celebrates prestigious award

Salk celebrates prestigious award

Salk Elementary School students watch the Merrillville High School band play during a Blue Ribbon award celebration Wednesday at the school.

November 28, 2013 12:00 am
Salk celebrates prestigious award

Salk celebrates prestigious award

Salk Elementary School teachers are honored during a Blue Ribbon award celebration Wednesday at the school.

November 28, 2013 12:00 am
Salk celebrates prestigious award

Salk celebrates prestigious award

Former Salk Elementary School Principal Kara Bonin presents the Blue Ribbon award to the school during a celebration Wednesday at the school. In July Bonin was promoted from principal at the school to Director of Elementary Curriculum and Instruction for the Merrillville Community School Corp.

November 28, 2013 12:00 am
Salk School celebrates prestigious award

Salk School celebrates prestigious award

MERRILLVILLE | It's typical to see Merrillville students wearing purple attire to represent their schools, but on Wednesday, Salk Elementary School students and staff were proud to wear blue.

November 27, 2013 5:00 pm Photos

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MIS holds Intra-School Spell Bowl

MIS holds Intra-School Spell Bowl

MERILLVILLE | Letters were flying everywhere! The Spell Bowl Teams from all the Merrillville Elementary Schools, including Fieler, Iddings, Miller, Salk, and Wood, participated with Merrillville Intermediate School students for the Intra-School Spell Bowl Tuesday.

November 07, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Salk Elementary celebrates Red Ribbon Week

Salk Elementary celebrates Red Ribbon Week

MERRILLVILLE | Last week schools across the country celebrated Red Ribbon Week.

October 30, 2013 3:14 pm

Salk Elementary School named 2013 National Blue Ribbon School

MERRILLVILLE | U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan today recognized 286 schools as the 2013 cohort of National Blue Ribbon Schools, based on their overall academic excellence or their progress in improving student academic achievement. Secretary Duncan made this year’s announcement live …

September 26, 2013 11:33 am
Two local schools named 2013 National Blue Ribbon schools

Two local schools named 2013 National Blue Ribbon schools

Two local schools are among nearly 300 schools across the country named 2013 National Blue Ribbon Schools by the federal government.

September 24, 2013 8:15 pm
Coming through: An improved 77th Avenue in Merrillville

Coming through: An improved 77th Avenue in Merrillville

MERRILLVILLE | A road construction project underway near Salk Elementary School might cause some inconveniences for local residents, but Town Councilman Tom Goralczyk thinks they will be pleased with the result of the work.

July 31, 2013 8:30 pm

Registration for Merrillville schools about to begin

MERRILLVILLE | All elementary schools  - Fieler, Iddings, Miller, Salk, and Wood - will have their re-registration for grades one, three and addendums as well as registration for new students, including kindergarteners on Aug. 7 at the Merrillville High School Freshman Cafeteria, Entrance I,…

July 31, 2013 1:03 pm

Roadwork to help ease traffic near M'ville school

MERRILLVILLE | Town and school officials are collaborating to enhance a stretch of 77th Avenue that includes Salk Elementary School.

June 05, 2013 8:15 pm

Two Merrillville schools earn national acclaim for establishing winning formulas

MERRILLVILLE | Two Merrillville schools are among just five nationwide to receive the Coalition of Schools Educating Boys of Color school award, which recognizes and rewards schools that have a proven track record of effective pre-K through 12 education of male students of color. The COSEBOC…

April 24, 2013 3:11 pm

Merrillville schools receive national recognition

MERRILLVILLE | Two Merrillville schools are among five nationwide set to be honored for closing the achievement gap among minority students.

April 23, 2013 6:45 pm
Teens model reading wear

Teens model reading wear

Students in Mary VanDeursen's third-grade class at Salk Elementary School listen intently as Katy Guzek, a Merrilville High School junior, reads them Friday morning during the Time Out for Reading program. Guzek is wearing a clown's red nose, part of the program's "stick your nose in a book"…

October 05, 2012 12:24 pm
Teens model reading wear

Teens model reading wear

Paige Mills, a Merrilville High School junior, reads Friday to Barb Law's third-grade class at Salk Elementary School as part of the Time Out for Reading program.

October 05, 2012 12:24 pm
Wheelchair basketball team visits M'ville school

Wheelchair basketball team visits M'ville school

MERRILLVILLE | Students at Salk Elementary School didn't hide their excitement Friday while they watched members of the Chicago Fire wheelchair basketball team shoot hoops in their school.

March 30, 2012 7:00 pm Photos

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M'ville students raise money in jumpathon for children's hospital

M'ville students raise money in jumpathon for children's hospital

MERRILLVILLE | Close to 300 students and staff members took turns jumping rope for one hour recently at Jonas E. Salk Elementary School and raised $5,849.33 in donations for Riley Hospital for Children.

June 23, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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