Latest District News Stories

  • Counselor Offers Tips for Helping Kids Cope with All Things Scary
    Aaron Munson, a school counselor with Indianapolis Public Schools (IPS) Butler University Laboratory School 55 and the 2022 Indiana Elementary School Counselor of the Year, believes that adults should pay close attention to youngsters in the coming weeks as Halloween may be too intense for some. “Fall is a favorite time of year for many, […]
  • Beyond Monumental Announces the Inaugural Apex Benefits Monumental Kids 5K  
    The event will celebrate students participating in the Apex Benefits Monumental Kids Movement, a local school-based running club program  INDIANAPOLIS – Beyond Monumental is pleased to announce the Inaugural Apex Benefits Monumental Kids 5K. The event, to take place outside Lucas Oil Stadium on the evening of October 6, 2022, will celebrate students who have […]
  • IPS Students Training for Kids 5K on Oct. 6.
    Youngsters from across Indianapolis Public Schools (IPS) are getting their last few laps in as they prepare for the inaugural Apex Benefits Monumental Kids 5K, which will take place outside Lucas Oil Stadium on the evening of Oct. 6. For the last several weeks, students from 29 IPS schools have been training twice weekly to […]
  • IPS Honored for Initiative in Protecting Environment
    Indianapolis Public Schools (IPS) was recently honored by the Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) for extraordinary initiatives in protecting the environment. The district was one of seven recipients of the 2022 Governor’s Awards for Environmental Excellence, Indiana’s most prestigious environmental recognition awards. IPS was honored in the Greening the Government category for their partnership […]
  • IPS to Use $1 Million Grant from Salesforce to Support Several Initiatives
      Indianapolis Public Schools (IPS) will use a $1 million grant from Salesforce to support several major initiatives within the district. Salesforce, an American cloud-based software company headquartered in San Francisco, Calif., recently announced $25 million in new grants to support school districts and education nonprofits across the United States. This year marks the 10th […]