Donna Byers, teacher of the Intermediate Life Skills class at Louis B. Russell Jr. School 48, uses the Fresh Fruit and Vegetable snack program at the school to teach her class important vocational and academic skills. Students in the class unpack and distribute the snacks to the rest of the school.
On September 10, 17 and 24, James A. Garfield School 31 is holding a Parent Leadership University for five parents. The three-hour sessions will take place in the youth center at Southeast Community Services.
Students in Tiffany Deegan’s fourth grade classroom at James Russell Lowell School 51 are learning about genetics in a unique way.
The classrooms of Gambold Preparatory High School will be empty September 5th and 8th – but the students aren’t skipping class! Gambold Prep’s traveling classroom is headed to Butler University for a unique learning experience.
Even in a school district as large and diverse as Indianapolis Public Schools, the diversity represented by Carl Wilde School 79 families and staff this year is impressive.
Students who participate in the Arsenal Technical High School international travel group have logged a lot of miles and seen a lot of cultures over the last few years. This year plans are already underway for a Spring Break trip to Greece, Italy and Spain. Four students are officially signed up. Another seven are potentially coming on board.
She won the Hubbard Life-Changing Teacher award and was named the Indianapolis Public Schools Teacher of the Year – now Tina Ahlgren is a finalist for the state’s top teaching honor! IPS is proud to announce Mrs. Ahlgren is among the 10 finalists for the 2015 Indiana Teacher of the Year Award.
On Sunday, September 7, Indianapolis Public Schools Jonathan Jennings School 109 and John Wesley Free Methodist Church once again teamed up for a service day.
The freshmen students at Arsenal Technical High School had a special visitor on campus today. Indianapolis Colts defensive end Cory Redding was on hand to launch his season-long pledge program.
Indianapolis Colts players visited students in four Indianapolis Public Schools elementary schools on Tuesday, September 9 for “Colts Day in Schools.”