Monthly Archives: December 2015


IPS Serves Meals through Winter Break

(December 15, 2015) - Our service to students doesn't stop when school is out; Indianapolis Public Schools is honored to offer free breakfast and lunch at selec [...]

2017-07-28T11:58:24-04:00December 15th, 2015|

Classroom Traditions

Post by Amy Wackerly As we head into December, I find that this time of year can be very busy and stressful for teachers, students and parents alike.   [...]

2017-05-07T21:26:53-04:00December 4th, 2015|

Board Highlights: January 26-28, 2016

At the January Agenda and Action Sessions, the Indianapolis Public Schools Board of School Commissioners addressed a variety of topics including Autonomy/Innovation, operations transparency, innovative data service, support for a citywide education initiative and the name of the district’s new Visual and Performing Arts elementary school.

2017-11-24T15:16:11-04:00December 1st, 2015|

Dr. Ferebee Receives National Honor for Leadership

Indianapolis Public Schools is proud to announce a major milestone for our superintendent as he receives national recognition for his innovative approach to leadership. Dr. Lewis D. Ferebee is one of Education Week’s Leaders to Learn From; editors from the national education publication selected Dr. Ferebee out of a pool of hundreds of nominees for this “who’s who” of K-12 leaders!

2017-08-19T19:43:41-04:00December 1st, 2015|

Spotlight on Amazing Academic Innovation within IPS

On Wednesday, December 2, Career and Technology Education Director Ben Carter and students from Arsenal Technical High School presented to the Indiana State Board of Education (INSBOE) on IPS strong partnerships that help bolster career pathways and student internship opportunities.

2017-08-19T19:42:08-04:00December 1st, 2015|

School Autonomy/Innovation December Update

As we enter the home stretch of the first semester, Indianapolis Public Schools is excited to share the progress made regarding Autonomy and Innovation and in our district and a look ahead at what’s next.

2017-08-19T19:41:23-04:00December 1st, 2015|

ISTEP Conversation Continues with Uncertain Results

In this transitional assessment year, there’s a lot of discussion about the downward shift in ISTEP+ results across the state. As the conversation continues around these preliminary statistics, we wanted to remind you of the continuous work at hand to ensure measurable success for our students.

2017-08-19T19:38:10-04:00December 1st, 2015|
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