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School Town Of Munster

New Munster superintendent digging out of the red

New Munster superintendent digging out of the red

MUNSTER | Munster schools Superintendent Jeffrey Hendrix has a plan to get the district out of the red and keep it out.

September 27, 2014 9:00 pm

Munster schools want state to change funding formula

MUNSTER | The Munster School Board passed a resolution saying it wants the state Legislature to change the school funding formula to make it fair.

September 09, 2014 8:30 pm
RICH JAMES: Funding formula hurts public schools

RICH JAMES: Funding formula hurts public schools

I had my first encounter with Indiana’s school funding formula while covering the General Assembly in the early 1980s.

August 24, 2014 12:00 am

Legislator decries attacks continue on public education

MUNSTER | One state representative believes Munster's deficit is the result of a continuing attack on public education. 

August 17, 2014 12:00 am
Munster school leaders blame state for deficit

Munster school leaders blame state for deficit

MUNSTER | Munster school leaders blame the district's $8 million deficit on a state funding formula, a 2008 state take over of the general fund and millions of dollars in education cuts by Gov. Mitch Daniels.

August 17, 2014 12:00 am Related
Foreign exchange students not immune from health requirements

Foreign exchange students not immune from health requirements

International students spending time learning in the United States are not immune from immunization requirements.

July 27, 2014 7:00 pm
Superintendents sound off on the state of education in Indiana

Superintendents sound off on the state of education in Indiana

Editors note: Six school superintendents are retiring this year in Lake and Porter counties. Two retired last year. Among the most highly respected educators in the state, their departure paves the way for younger and, in some cases, veteran educators to take their place. They have invested …

May 24, 2014 9:30 pm Video Photos

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Most Indiana teachers are deemed effective

Most Hoosier school teachers are effective at their jobs based on a report released by the Indiana Department of Education.

May 18, 2014 12:00 am

Munster notifies five teachers they may lose their jobs

MUNSTER | The School Town of Munster has notified five teachers they could lose their jobs this fall.

May 16, 2014 7:00 pm

Two question Munster superintendent contract

MUNSTER | Two people contend if the Munster School Board shaves a little money off the new superintendent's salary and benefits, the district can save some money.

April 30, 2014 8:05 pm

Dark Lord Day more than a once-a-year brew release party

MUNSTER | The Dark Lord cometh. Beer geeks of the world unite!

April 22, 2014 7:00 pm

Kindergarten Roundup held online by School Town of Munster

MUNSTER | A all-day Kindergarten Roundup for the School Town of Munster is underway. Enrollment for the 2014-15 school year is open to children who will be 5 on or before Aug. 1, and who are Munster residents. Online registration is required. Parents should visit www.munster.us for complete …

April 09, 2014 12:00 am

Munster schools were in red before voters OK'd referendum

MUNSTER | An audit released by the Indiana State Board of Accounts this week shows the School Town of Munster's budget was in the red before voters approved a general fund referendum in May 2013.

March 19, 2014 6:30 pm

IRS investigating possible identity theft at Munster schools

MUNSTER | The Internal Revenue Service is investigating several cases of what may be identity theft at the School Town of Munster.

March 10, 2014 6:25 pm

Kindergarten Roundup set for Munster schools

MUNSTER | The School Town of Munster will conduct kindergarten registration Wednesday as well as registration for all students new to the school district who plan to attend during the 2014-15 school year.

March 07, 2014 12:00 am

21 NWI schools checkmate their way to state chess tourney

HAMMOND | Northwest Indiana schools will be sending more than 35 teams of young chess players to next month's state tournament.

February 24, 2014 6:00 pm

Munster School Board member resigns

MUNSTER | Veteran Munster School Board member Carrie Wadas has resigned her position on the board because she is moving to a neighboring community.

January 15, 2014 8:30 pm
Munster Schools to host 2nd Annual International Fest Oct. 13

Munster Schools to host 2nd Annual International Fest Oct. 13

MUNSTER | The School Town of Munster is hosting the 2nd Annual International Festival from noon-5 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 13, for students, K-12, and their families.

September 19, 2013 10:14 am

Munster school superintendent to retire next summer

MUNSTER | Munster schools Superintendent Richard Sopko has given the board notice he's retiring in June.

August 06, 2013 2:00 pm

Munster schools to stop accepting transfer students

MUNSTER | The School Town of Munster will no longer accept transfer students living outside of its school district.

July 23, 2013 2:25 pm
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