GARY | An Indiana State Department of Heath inspection at Roosevelt College & Career Academy cited mold, air quality problems and standing water in the building.
HAMMOND | Seven Hammond schools presented Student Achievement Plans on Tuesday to focus on how to improve the schools academically.
MERRILLVILLE | Nothing was found when the Merrillville Community School Corp. conducted a drug search Tuesday morning at Pierce Middle School, the freshman center and the main Merrillville High School building.
GARY | Gary school leaders mulled the district's dismal financial picture, declining student enrollment and need to cut staff.
The Indiana Commission for Higher Education on Tuesday released its 2014 Indiana College Completion Report, which shows just 3 in 10 students who enroll at an Indiana four-year campus graduate on time and only half finish within six years.
HEBRON | School leaders in the Metropolitan School District of Boone Township hope to have more success with a general fund referendum than they did a year ago.
GARY | The verdict is still out on whether a private management company is operating Gary Roosevelt any better than the Gary Community School Corp. did.
GARY | Gary Teachers Union President Joe Zimmerman said he believes the Gary Community School Corp. payments to its teacher and other pension funds are late.
VALPARAISO | The Union Township School Corp. board is accepting applications for a new School Board member.
The state is giving local school districts a variety of options for snow makeup days.
The Indiana Department of Education has hosted school accountability meetings across the state with leaders of schools that earned a D or an F, and how to meet state and federal guidelines.
Students at Warren Elementary School in Highland were among thousands across the country who celebrated Digital Learning Day this week.
As districts continue to close schools following relentlessly cold weather and snow, they also are looking at how to make up those days and whether the ISTEP+ test will be pushed back.
HAMMOND | Three Gavit High School students were transported to the hospital Tuesday after taking pills that turned out to be morphine.
Local Indiana school districts have spent thousands of dollars to train teachers and buy material to implement Common Core Standards in grades K through 12, only to have the state now "take a pause" before total implementation.
GARY | The Gary school district has offered its West Side high school building to temporarily house students of Roosevelt College and Career Academy, which has been closed for about the past 10 days due to maintenance problems.
Ambassador Christian Academy in Gary leads the state with the highest number of students using vouchers, at 257 vouchers, for the 2013-14 school year.
GARY | The Gary Community School Corp. has reached an agreement with EdisonLearning to resolve continuing heating and building problems at Gary Roosevelt College and Career Academy.
As Northwest Indiana wakes up to below-zero temperatures Tuesday and wind chills of between 30 and 40 below zero, many districts have closed schools.
As Trinity Lutheran School in Crown Point celebrates National Lutheran Schools Week, students will focus on a mission to Kenya.
HAMMOND | St. Casimir Catholic School may have surpassed every other region school with the most students on vouchers this school year.
HAMMOND | A play and presentation about the four girls killed in the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing in Birmingham, Ala., in 1963 moved some people to tears Thursday as students and faculty at Purdue University Calumet packed Alumni Hall.
Seven Northwest Indiana school districts will share a $450,000 federal Mathematics and Science Partnership grant administered by the Indiana Department of Education.
ST. JOHN | About 800 Clark Middle School seventh- and eighth-graders had a lesson in making good choices Wednesday.
HOBART | The River Forest School Corp. has created a virtual online academy to retain students and attract new ones.
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