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Adelante @ Emma Donnan School 72


    What does the Rebuilding Stronger Plan mean for my student? 

    Key ComponentWhat does this mean for your school in the 2024–25 school year? 
    Your school’s grade reconfiguration will serve…Grades K–8
    Your school will serve…Zone 4
    If your student is in grades K–4… No action is required of you and you have a guaranteed seat at your current school or you can apply to any other elementary school in your zone through the Enroll Indy lottery.
    If your student is in grades 5–7 during the 2023–24 school year…You can apply to any middle school that serves your zone (listed below) during the fall 2023 Enroll Indy enrollment windows. 

    Zone 4 Middle School Options:
    Howe IB World Middle School, STEM @ William Penn 49, Edison School of the Arts @ 47, High Ability @ Harshman (if you meet eligibility requirements), Dual Language @ Harshman (if you meet eligibility requirements)

    If you choose not to apply, you’ll be assigned to Howe IB World Middle School.

    Your feeder middle school is…

    Thomas Carr Howe Middle School

    Program Features

    • Student-centered approach
    • International perspectives
    • Opportunities for action & service
    • Focus on learning how to learn
    • Learning more than one language
    • Rigorous learning objectives
    • Develops flexible thinking that prepares students to evaluate information critically and apply knowledge in complex, unfamiliar situations

    Facility Updates

    Rebuilding Stronger is our commitment to ensuring there are excellent choices open to every single one of our students, in every school, in every neighborhood. As part of this commitment, IPS is making facility improvements at Emma Donnan School 72. 

    Highlights include:

    • Renovated roof, exterior windows and doors, interior doors and gym ceilings, electrical, plumbing, HVAC, lighting, elevators, and fire alarm
    • Increased security through card access and cameras
    • State-of-the-art VOIP phone system and intercom

    Target Construction Period: Spring 2026

    Special Education Services

    If your student has an IEP, 504, or ILPEvery school, in every proposed zone, will continue to provide full inclusion, pull-out, push-in, 504, and ILP services in the general education environment. As such, you have the same options, choices, and Rebuilding Stronger related impact as all other students in the same grade or grade band. See below.

    Your School Navigator is …

    Jordan Habayebjhabayeb@adelanteschools.orgManaging Director, Operations

    Your school navigator is ready to assist you with your questions about the RBS plan.