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  • IPS Hosts Special Hours for Back to School Assistance

    On Saturday, July 30, and Sunday, July 31, from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m., our friendly Service Center Associates will be on the phone lines to assist families with transportation questions. Call us at 317.226.4000.

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  • Encouraging Students One High Five at a Time

    Urban Initiative’s popular High-5 Rally kicks off a new year at Elder W. Diggs School 42, as men of all ages, races and socio-economic backgrounds welcome students with this simple yet powerful hand gesture.

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  • Reflections from a Summer Abroad

    Micah Nelson, the 2017 IPS Teacher of the Year, and a few of her colleagues recount their experiences studying schools from around the world. From Scotland to London to Finland, our educators are excited to bring new techniques and concepts into their classrooms.

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  • Northwest Coach Lives a Life of Service

    Terrell Al-Sharif’s life has been focused on serving others. The firefighter, military veteran and 20-year Indianapolis Public Schools coach talks about who he's working to change the lives of youths through the sport of wrestling.

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  • Newcomer Program Supports Families from Distant Lands

    Designed to help refugee and immigrant students, who know little to no English, thrive in the classroom, the district's Newcomer Program is also focused on supporting families adapting to their new environment.

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  • Innovation Schools Continue to Grow

    IPS welcomes four new innovation schools to the district, bringing the total number of schools under the Innovation Network Agreement to nine. School choice at IPS continues its momentum, helping to fulfill the needs of the families we serve!

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  • Open Enrollment: A Faster Way to Register for School

    To help make planning and registering for the new school year easier, Open Enrollment continues through August 5 at the John Morton-Finney Center for Educational Services. It’s a one-stop event for all of your district questions — from Pre-K to high school.

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  • A New Fleet of Buses is Ready to Roll Out

    The new fleet of propane buses at IPS will serve 28,000 riders daily, while providing safer and more efficient transportation options for our students and families! Equipped with seat belts, even our youngest students can take a ride in style!

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  • IPS Reduces its Ecological Footprint

    Recyclable cardboard lunch trays will make their debut on August 1 in the district’s elementary and middle schools, thanks to a group of student activists from Sidener Academy for High Ability Students.

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  • Engaging Summer Institute Prepares Schools for Success

    The inaugural Transformation Zone (TZ) and Priority Schools Summer Institute provided teachers, administrators and support staff with two days of intentional and personalized sessions designed to inspire a great school year.

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