Taft Middle School
When 11-year-old Robby Ballentine crosses the chalk on the baseball field, he means business.
CROWN POINT | Taft Middle School in Crown Point is celebrating a 40 year tradition of dance.
CROWN POINT | For the first three weeks of November, Robert A. Taft’s Middle School Student Council held a fundraiser to collect supplies/donations for our GI’s. We worked with the organization out of Valparaiso, called Supplies 4 GI’s.
CROWN POINT | Taft students, and the Physical Education and Health Departments at Taft Middle School paired up with the American Heart Association (AHA) for a Hoops for Heart event last spring. Final tallies for the event were published by the AHA recently.
As our children head back to school, they might be walking into buildings that bear the names of some pretty important folks in our history — and some who might be a bit more obscure but worth knowing.
CROWN POINT | The Creating a Safe School Mentor Program trains high school students to mentor middle school students and is a starting point for school systems that want to address the issue of peer aggression. Simultaneously a middle school and high school program, mentors develop leadershi…
CROWN POINT | Students from Col. John Wheeler and Robert A. Taft Middle Schools found themselves financially stable or broke and unable to cover monthly expenses.
CROWN POINT | On Friday, November 9, the Taft 8th grade class participated in Crown Point Community School Corporation’s very first Reality Store event at Colonel John Wheeler Middle School. The Reality Store was brought to us by the “Crossroads Regional Chamber of Commerce” which hosts the …
CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community School Corporation Board of School Trustees presented a Commendation Award to Taylor Cazy, a student at Robert A. Taft Middle School, at the September 17, School Board Meeting. Taylor was selected to receive the 2011-2012 Superintendent’s Choice Award.
INDIANAPOLIS | Students at Valparaiso's Thomas Jefferson Middle School and Washington Township Middle School took top honors in the state in the 2012 Academic Super Bowl Junior Division.
CROWN POINT | Robert Taft Middle School had a dance on Friday, April 13, that was sponsored by CPEA (Crown Point Education Association) the students raised $1000 for Relay for Life. Thank you to the students and staff members who participated in this event.
CROWN POINT | Robert Taft Middle Schools 8th grade girls basketball team capped off a great season by winning the 2012 Lake Porter Conference Championship Tourney. The team won the Conference Championship as well and finished with an over-all record of 20-1.
CROWN POINT | Robert A. Taft Middle School had a new leader, but just for one day.
CROWN POINT | Recently, the Taft Middle School Student Council sponsored a Valentine Dance to raise funds for the new library under construction in Crown Point.
CROWN POINT | Robert A. Taft and Colonel John Wheeler Middle Schools are opening their exhibit, 'The Kids in the Middle' from 4-8 p.m. on Friday, February 10, at South Shore Arts new gallery space at 123 North Main Street; just north of the square in Crown Point.
CROWN POINT | For many years, the National Junior Honor Society at Taft Middle School has sponsored a school-wide food drive as our December service project, and the generosity of the students and staff has been shared with a local food pantry.
CROWN POINT | Coin Wars is a Taft Middle School C.A.S.S. (Creating a Safe School) fundraiser. This year the school raised $1,150.00 to help feed Crown Point families during the holiday season.
CROWN POINT | Robert A. Taft Middle School is proud to announce their 1st Grading Period Honor Students.
CROWN POINT | The Robert A. Taft Middle School Football team finished the year with a record of 7-0 and was the 2011 Lake-Porter Conference Champions.
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