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Colts take students shopping with ‘uniform blitz’

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Indianapolis Public Schools (IPS) educator Jon Price is a firm believer in kindness, noting that he shares stories of people helping people daily with his students at Eleanor Skillen Elementary School 34. Earlier this week, the assistant principal had the real-life example of empathy when players, cheerleaders, staff, and the team mascot Blue from the […]

Welcoming All Families, Regardless of Home Language

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A Message from IPS Teacher of the Year: Sarah TeKolste There were many things I did not like about teaching during the pandemic, but I loved when my students’ families got to be a part of the classroom alongside us thanks to online learning. Teaching Spanish to a diverse group of both native and nonnative speakers […]

IPS’ Chang participating in SKL leadership program

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Shareyna Chang, director for school quality, is participating in the Stanley K. Lacy (SKL) executive leadership program, which is designed to develop and elevate the next generation of leaders for central Indiana. Chang and her classmates will meet monthly through June, interacting with local leaders, professional experts, and community decision-makers to discuss a range of community issues. “Participating in […]

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The 2021 State of the District “Rebuilding Stronger” is now Wednesday, September 22 at 6 PM! Follow the link below to learn more and register for this virtual event. #RebuildingStrongerIPS



In this week’s video, Supt. @AleesiaLJohnson delivers a heartfelt message about an IPS student gone too soon. Please follow the link to watch.


THANK YOU to the @Colts for providing uniforms and other goodies for every student in our building this week. The students had fun “shopping” and meeting the players and cheerleaders! We appreciate your support! @IPSSchools @krista_douglass @Erob624 @DrNHenderson @AleesiaLJohnson


Happy #HispanicHeritageMonth!

Join us in celebrating the Hispanic community. Diversity is our strength; it’s part of what makes IPS great. #StrongerTogetherIPS