Indianapolis Public Schools

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As one of Indiana’s largest school districts, Indianapolis Public Schools is committed to academic excellence built through individualized, relationship-based learning. Our students are empowered to think critically, creatively and responsibly, to embrace diversity and pursue their dreams with purpose.

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Spring Break is March 25 - April 5, 2019

Classes Resume Monday, April 8.

*Some Innovation schools observe a different schedule. Please check your school calendar for details.

Chiefs for Change Announces Its Fourth Cohort of Future Chiefs

Chiefs for Change, a bipartisan network of state and district education chiefs,  today announced that Aleesia Johnson, Interim Superintendent of Indianapolis Public Schools, was selected to join the fourth cohort of its Future Chiefs program.

IPS Superintendent Search Community Feedback Meetings

The IPS community is invited to attend a series of feedback meetings to discuss the search for the district’s next superintendent.

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Spring Break is March 25 - April 5, 2019

Classes Resume Monday, April 8.

*Some Innovation schools observe a different schedule. Please check your school calendar for details.

Chiefs for Change Announces Its Fourth Cohort of Future Chiefs

Chiefs for Change, a bipartisan network of state and district education chiefs,  today announced that Aleesia Johnson, Interim Superintendent of Indianapolis Public Schools, was selected to join the fourth cohort of its Future Chiefs program.

IPS Superintendent Search Community Feedback Meetings

The IPS community is invited to attend a series of feedback meetings to discuss the search for the district’s next superintendent.

Our Mission & Vision

IPS empowers and educates all students to think critically, creatively, and responsibly, to embrace diversity, and to pursue their dreams with purpose. We are a family of excellent public schools in which every student has the opportunity to succeed and the power to create their own future.

District News

Crispus Attucks Tigers in Pursuit of Another Championship

  The Flying Tigers of Crispus Attucks are headed back to the 3A semi-state game for the second time in three years on Saturday, March 16.   It’s a step closer to the team’s quest for another championship title, but one that comes during what has been a challenging...

March Signals in Standardized Testing Throughout Indiana Schools

  March signals in spring and potential warmer weather, but it’s also the start of the annual standardized testing season in schools throughout Indiana.   Current high school sophomores are already recording their answers during Round 1 of ISTEP+ 10, which ends March...

IPS Announces New Chief of Transformation

  Indianapolis Public Schools recently announced that Dennis Tackitt is the district’s new Chief of Transformation. He will provide the vision, leadership and management necessary to ensure IPS is continuously improving the efficiency and effectiveness of the services...

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