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Crown Point Community School Corporation awarded Continuing Worldwide Accreditation

Crown Point Community School Corporation awarded Continuing Worldwide Accreditation

CROWN POINT | Superintendent Dr. Teresa A. Eineman announced today that Crown Point Community School Corporation earned continuing accreditation from the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement (NCA CASI), an accreditation division of AdvancED. This actio…

September 18, 2014 12:44 pm Photos

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CPCSC introduces 45 new teachers

CPCSC introduces 45 new teachers

CROWN POINT | Crown Point Community School Corporation is pleased and excited to welcome a talented and dedicated group of new teachers for the 2014-2015 school year.

August 21, 2014 5:47 pm
CPCSC lowest cost, highest achievement

CPCSC lowest cost, highest achievement

CROWN POINT | The Center for American Progress released its national study of school districts across America and ranked the most productive school districts on their educational Return on Investment (ROI) by state.

August 01, 2014 4:41 pm
Student chefs get lesson in healthy snacking

Student chefs get lesson in healthy snacking

CROWN POINT | Timothy Ball cafeteria manager, Jill Owczarzak, hosted a healthy snack class for students. Participants received healthy eating tips, made fresh fruit kabobs and sported their own chef hats

May 09, 2014 2:29 pm Photos

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Crown Point High School cheerleading team cheer their way to the top

Crown Point High School cheerleading team cheer their way to the top

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community School Corporation Board of School Trustees presented Commendation Awards to Crown Point High School cheerleading team at the March 24 school board meeting for being named National Champions in the Performance Division and first place in the Game Time …

April 30, 2014 1:52 pm
U.S. News & World Report names Crown Point among 2014 best High Schools in Nation

U.S. News & World Report names Crown Point among 2014 best High Schools in Nation

CROWN POINT | U.S. News & World Report awards Crown Point High School a Silver Medal and ranks it in the top 4% in the nation and top 5% in the State of Indiana. Teamed up with American Institutes for Research based out of Washington D.C., U.S. News evaluated more than 31,200 public high…

April 23, 2014 3:29 pm
Crown Point Community School Corporation recognizes cheerleading team

Crown Point Community School Corporation recognizes cheerleading team

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community School Corporation Board of School Trustees presented Commendation Awards to CPHS Cheerleading Team at the March 24, School Board Meeting for being named National Champions in the Performance Division and first place in the Game Time Timeout Cheer at t…

April 22, 2014 3:37 pm
Winning team Eisenhower's Bald Eagles go a 'cut' above

Winning team Eisenhower's Bald Eagles go a 'cut' above

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community School Corporation Board of School Trustees presented a Commendation Awards to Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School’s winning Team Bald Eagles at the March 24 School Board meeting.

April 11, 2014 4:01 pm
Crown Point High School Bulldogs participate in Special Olympics basketball game

Crown Point High School Bulldogs participate in Special Olympics basketball game

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point High School Bulldogs Special Olympians participated in a basketball game hosted by Lowell High School on March 6. Several Crown Point students attended the game to support and cheer the Bulldogs on. It was a great night for the players and spectators.

March 11, 2014 3:46 pm
Jerry Ross Students Recognized for Scholarship, Leadership, Character, and Service

Jerry Ross Students Recognized for Scholarship, Leadership, Character, and Service

CROWN POINT | Twenty-seven fourth and fifth grade students at Jerry Ross Elementary School were inducted into the National Elementary Honor Society on Feb. 20. These students all represent excellent examples of the four tenants of the honor society – scholarship, leadership, character, and s…

February 25, 2014 2:54 pm
CPHS Athletic Council takes on IHSAA Champions Together program to help Special Olympics

CPHS Athletic Council takes on IHSAA Champions Together program to help Special Olympics

CROWN POINT | The athletic council at CPHS has taken on a servant leadership program sponsored by the IHSAA called Champions Together. The program is a partnership between the IHSAA and Special Olympics Indiana.

January 20, 2014 1:56 pm
Exemplary Crown Point Community School Corporation receive and 'A'

Exemplary Crown Point Community School Corporation receive and 'A'

CROWN POINT | Indiana Department of Education released accountability grades for 2013-2014 and designated Crown Point Community School Corporation an "A" corporation for exemplary academic achievement.

January 08, 2014 11:12 am
Timothy Ball Elementary Spell Bowl Team Receives Commendation Award

Timothy Ball Elementary Spell Bowl Team Receives Commendation Award

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community School Corporation Board of School Trustees presented a Commendation Award to the Timothy Ball Elementary Spell Bowl Team for winning first place in Lake County in the Red Class Division and placing in the state’s Top Ten.

December 30, 2013 1:51 pm
Eisenhower Spell Bowl Team Receives Commendation Award

Eisenhower Spell Bowl Team Receives Commendation Award

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community School Corporation Board of School Trustees presented a Commendation Award to the Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary Spell Bowl Team for winning first place in Lake County in the Orange Class Division and placing in the state’s Top Ten.

December 26, 2013 11:20 am
Crown Point High School Yearbook Staff Receives Commendation Award

Crown Point High School Yearbook Staff Receives Commendation Award

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community School Corporation Board of School Trustees presented a Commendation Award to Crown Point High School Excalibur Yearbook staff for winning the 2013 Division III Harvey Award, the highest honor in the state given by the Indiana High School Press Association.

December 23, 2013 10:37 am
U.S. Census Bureau: Crown Point High Home Values and Ownership

U.S. Census Bureau: Crown Point High Home Values and Ownership

CROWN POINT | The U.S. Census Bureau recently released data for home ownership and median home values for NWI. Crown Point ranks #2 with a median home value of $170,600 and ranks #3 in home ownership with a rate of 75.2% making it one of the best towns in Indiana for young families.

December 06, 2013 10:00 am Video
Crown Point High School Clubs Receive Commendations for Local Philanthropic Initiatives

Crown Point High School Clubs Receive Commendations for Local Philanthropic Initiatives

CROWN POINT | The Board of School Trustees presented Commendation Awards to Crown Point High School extracurricular clubs for partnering with the Crown Point Community Foundation to support local philanthropy initiatives. Each club is paired with a non-profit organization to raise money for …

November 15, 2013 11:08 am
Crown Point High School sophomore wins Red Ribbon Week poster contest

Crown Point High School sophomore wins Red Ribbon Week poster contest

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community School Corporation Board of School Trustees presented a Commendation Award to Alexandra Baloski, a Crown Point High School sophomore, for winning the Red Ribbon Week Poster Contest sponsored by the Lake County Substance Abuse Council.

November 03, 2013 12:00 am
Crown Point High School AP Scholars receive commendations

Crown Point High School AP Scholars receive commendations

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community School Corporation Board of School Trustees presented Commendation Awards to Crown Point High School AP Scholars at the School Board meeting on September 16. Students were recognized for earning a score of 3 or higher on three or more AP exams.

October 04, 2013 12:13 pm
Crown Point High School named to receive Safety Award

Crown Point High School named to receive Safety Award

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point High School has been selected to receive a Safety Award from the Lake County Emergency Management Agency in recognition of its efforts in Emergency Preparedness and Community Outreach in the event of a terrorist attack. In addition, the high school has participa…

September 20, 2013 7:30 am
Crown Point High School Latin Club Competes at Nationals

Crown Point High School Latin Club Competes at Nationals

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community School Corporation Board of School Trustees presented Commendation Awards to the Crown Point High School Latin Club at the School Board meeting on September 16.

September 18, 2013 10:50 am
IREAD3 Results-C.P. Community Schools 98.78%...Among Best in the State...#1 Lake County

IREAD3 Results-C.P. Community Schools 98.78%...Among Best in the State...#1 Lake County

CROWN POINT | The Indiana Department of Education released statewide reading scores for third grade and Crown Point Community School Corporation is among the best in the state and #1 in Lake County with a passage rate of 98.78% and surpasses the statewide passage rate of 91.1%. These data in…

September 16, 2013 1:05 pm
New Dean of Students at Crown Point High School greets students as they arrive for the first day of classes

New Dean of Students at Crown Point High School greets students as they arrive for the first day of classes

CROWN POINT | Crown Point High School’s new Dean of Students Sabrina Ramirez welcomes freshman Emily, junior Alyssa and sophomore Nathan to the building on their first day of school.

August 30, 2013 12:33 pm
It’s 'thumbs-up' for new assistant principal at Colonel John Wheeler Middle School

It’s 'thumbs-up' for new assistant principal at Colonel John Wheeler Middle School

CROWN POINT | Enthusiastic students joined David Vode, the new assistant principal at Colonel John Wheeler Middle School, in a "thumbs-up" as they prepared for the start of the 2013-14 school year.

August 22, 2013 12:40 pm

Jerry Ross Elementary students send messages to Mars

CROWN POINT | Mrs. Sherman’s fourth grade class at Jerry Ross Elementary participated in the “Going to Mars with MAVEN” contest. Students wrote messages as short poems in haiku style about Mars and outer space.

August 07, 2013 11:48 am
CPCSC new students greet new principal

CPCSC new students greet new principal

CROWN POINT | Excitement and anticipation were on the faces of students registering for the 2013-14 school year, Monday. Registration schedules are listed below.

August 07, 2013 11:52 am

Crown Point High SChool hits a homerun on national college tests

CROWN POINT | Test scores are in: AP exam scores are highest in Crown Point High School’s history as well as the records for offering more college level advance placement classes; having more students enrolled in those classes; and having a higher percentage of those students taking the AP exam.

July 30, 2013 5:51 pm
Crown Point High School boys' track and field team receives 3rd at state

Crown Point High School boys' track and field team receives 3rd at state

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community School Corporation Board of School Trustees presented Commendation Awards to the Crown Point High School 2012-13 Boys’ Track and Field Team for receiving third place in the 4X800 and 4X100 Meter Relays at the IHSAA State Track and Field Meet in Bloomin…

July 01, 2013 5:50 pm
Crown Point resident enters university honors program early

Crown Point resident enters university honors program early

CROWN POINT | Abigail Eineman, daughter of Teresa Eineman of Crown Point and a junior at Crown Point High School, has been selected to participate in the Resident Honors Program at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. This fall, Eineman will become one of 24 students chosen …

June 18, 2013 1:18 pm
Indiana Department of Education gives highest award to several CP schools

Indiana Department of Education gives highest award to several CP schools

CROWN POINT | “Another academic record is broken as more schools than ever in our history earn the Indiana Four Star School Award,” Dr. Teresa A. Eineman, Superintendent of Schools said.

June 10, 2013 11:48 am
Crown Point Community School names teachers and employee of the year winners

Crown Point Community School names teachers and employee of the year winners

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community School Corporation Board of School Trustees proudly announced the 2013-2014 Teachers of the Year and Employee of the Year at the May 20 School Board meeting.

June 06, 2013 2:29 pm
Crown Point High School Bulldog Workshop holds fiesta luncheon

Crown Point High School Bulldog Workshop holds fiesta luncheon

CROWN POINT | Crown Point High School's Bulldog Workshop students celebrated “fiesta style” at their Awards Luncheon held May 23.

June 06, 2013 2:20 pm
Crown Point Community School Corporation earns 'A' in reading

Crown Point Community School Corporation earns 'A' in reading

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community School Corporation’s third grade had a 95 percent passing rate on the recent IREAD-3 test surpassing the state goal of 90 percent and the Indiana average of 86 percent.

June 06, 2013 2:16 pm
Crown Point Community School Corporation gets top honors again

Crown Point Community School Corporation gets top honors again

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point High School Band, Choir and Orchestra earn the prestigious Top Ten in the state, 2012-13 All-Music Award, from the Indiana State School Music Association.

May 24, 2013 11:28 am
New principal at Eisenhower Elementary

New principal at Eisenhower Elementary

CROWN POINT | Dr. Teresa A. Eineman, Superintendent of Schools, and Mrs. Mary Ann Chapko, Eisenhower principal, welcomed a new principal to Eisenhower Elementary School. Principal Colin, a fourth grade student, took over the helm at Eisenhower on May 14 as Principal for the Day.

May 16, 2013 11:51 am Photos

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Head of the class on path to graduation

Head of the class on path to graduation

CROWN POINT | Crown Point High School hosted the 56th annual Kiwanis Scholars Banquet on May 8. Students from Crown Point High School, Robert A. Taft and Colonel John Wheeler middle schools, St. Mary Catholic Community School, and Trinity Lutheran were recognized.

May 16, 2013 11:42 am
Crown Point High School senior wins National Merit scholarship

Crown Point High School senior wins National Merit scholarship

CROWN POINT | Crown Point High School senior Kelsey Hopkins is among the 2,500 high school students across the country to win a $2,500 National Merit Scholarship and plans to major in chemical engineering.

May 16, 2013 11:30 am
Colonel John Wheeler Middle School dance team named state runner-up

Colonel John Wheeler Middle School dance team named state runner-up

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community School Corporation Board of School Trustees presented Commendation Awards to the Colonel John Wheeler Middle School dance team for being named state runner-up, at the state competition on March 16.

May 16, 2013 11:18 am
Crown Point High School named 'America's Best'

Crown Point High School named 'America's Best'

CROWN POINT | Crown Point High School yet again has been named among "America's Best" by Newsweek and is only one of two high schools in the region to receive this prestigious distinction. Munster High School also received this distinction.

May 16, 2013 11:10 am
CPHS honors top academic achievers, their most influential teachers

CPHS honors top academic achievers, their most influential teachers

CROWN POINT | “Good parents give their children roots and wings. Roots to know where home is, wings to fly away and exercise what’s been taught them,” Jonas Salk said.

May 16, 2013 10:22 am
Crown Point High School Latin Club named state champions

Crown Point High School Latin Club named state champions

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community School Corporation Board of School Trustees presented Commendation Awards to the CPHS Latin Club for being named state champions, placing first in the Chapter Spirit and Publicity Contests, second in the Delegate Spirit and Publication Contests, and th…

April 30, 2013 12:17 pm
Jerry Ross fourth graders go back to past

Jerry Ross fourth graders go back to past

CROWN POINT | The fourth grade class at Jerry Ross Elementary School visited Buckley Homestead in Lowell on April 22. Students spent the day in the past experiencing the culture and heritage of farming life during the 19th and early 20th centuries.

April 25, 2013 12:23 pm
Crown Point High School RoboDogs compete at regionals

Crown Point High School RoboDogs compete at regionals

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point High School RoboDogs competed at the FIRST Robotics Crossroads Regional Competition at Rose-Hulman in early April.

April 18, 2013 12:09 pm
Board of School Trustees recognize Eisenhower Elementary Math Bowl Team

Board of School Trustees recognize Eisenhower Elementary Math Bowl Team

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community School Corporation Board of School Trustees presented Commendation Awards to the Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary Math Bowl Team at the school board meeting held March 25.

March 28, 2013 1:48 pm
Board of School Trustees recognize CPHS girls swim team

Board of School Trustees recognize CPHS girls swim team

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community School Corporation Board of School Trustees presented Commendation Awards to the CPHS Girls’ Swim Team at the Feb. 25 school board meeting.

March 22, 2013 11:55 am
New principal for a day at Douglas McArthur Elementary

New principal for a day at Douglas McArthur Elementary

CROWN POINT | Superintendent Dr. Teresa A. Eineman and Douglas McArthur principal Marian Buchko welcomed a new principal to Douglas MacArthur Elementary recently. Brianna, a fourth grade student, took over the helm at MacArthur on March 15 as principal for the day.

March 21, 2013 11:34 am
Crown Point school board recognizes Timothy Ball Elementary School faculty and staff

Crown Point school board recognizes Timothy Ball Elementary School faculty and staff

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community School Corporation Board of School Trustees presented Commendation Awards to Timothy Ball Elementary School’s Title I Team and Special Needs Team at the school board meeting on Feb. 25.

March 19, 2013 12:21 pm
Board of School Trustees recognize award winning Science Olympiad Team

Board of School Trustees recognize award winning Science Olympiad Team

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community School Corporation Board of School Trustees presented Commendation Awards to the Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary Science Olympiad Team at the Feb. 25 school board meeting for winning first place in the Annual Crown Point Elementary Science Olympiad Com…

March 15, 2013 10:26 am
Junior Board of Trustees conducts features kindergarten student

Junior Board of Trustees conducts features kindergarten student

CROWN POINT | The youngest school board member is six-years-old and a kindergarten student at Winfield Elementary. Dressed for success, Junior Board Members conducted business with decorum and efficiency.

March 13, 2013 12:01 pm
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