Once again, the county’s public high schools’ graduation rates exceeded the state average, with more than 90 percent of students finishing their high school careers with diplomas.
In honor of and to compensate for all of the work he did on this year’s girls’ track team, members of the Southern Wells school board Tuesday night approved of paying the estate of Chris Killingbeck $1,500.
Virtually 100 percent of Wells County’s educators taught either effectively or highly effectively during the 2012-2013 school year, according to the data the Indiana Department of Education released Monday.
Southern Wells fourth-grade students once again toured the Indianapolis 500 complex Tuesday — kissing bricks, searching for answers in the museum and sitting in an actual race car.
School board also reviews and approves several summer capital projects
Uniondale resident was among those voting in favor
Bluffton-Harrison Superintendent Wayne Barker said Wednesday morning he decided not to cancel school because the snow wasn’t falling when he had to make the decision.
Motivational speaker, who serves as Cincinnati Bengals’ chaplain, makes recommendations to local students
Technology needs at the elementary school level were the focus of discussion at the special work session of the Southern Wells school board Tuesday evening.
Face to face with history
While schools are now replacing canceled days to end the 2013-2014 school year, they’re also preparing for the 2014-2015 school year for incoming...
Wells County principal says standards will please opponents, proponents of Common Core
Southern Wells will add an hour to the school day, starting Monday
The Indiana Department of Education will allow schools to lengthen the school day, teach class on Saturday or adjust holidays to compensate for cancellations, the DOE announced Thursday.
School leaders in Wells County say they will or expect to delay the ISTEP test as students and teachers catch up and cope with cancellations.
At Southern Wells, monitors from 15 years ago won’t work with school’s Chromebooks
Southern Wells School Corporation taxpayers will have a slightly smaller tax rate to keep students learning this year.
What should Southern Wells High School do about commencement?
The county’s three public school corporations each earned an A from the Indiana Department of Education for the 2012-2013 school year, officials announced Wednesday.