July 2019 Board Highlights

When the Indianapolis Public Schools Board of School Commissioners convened for its Agenda Review Session Tuesday, July 23 and Board Action Session Thursday, July 25, topics included updates on the IndyGo pilot expansion project, school leadership framework and a...

Possible Bus Delays

As you may know, there will be a major highway closure on I-465, on the city’s southeast side, starting this weekend and continuing for the next two months. That closure on top of other large-scale road construction projects and closures already in place all over the...

Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 Takes Recess to New Heights

The joyful sounds of students laughing and playing during recess at Ralph Waldo Emerson School 58 are just as common as what you’ll hear on any school playground. The difference at this IPS eastside school is what you see — or don’t see. Try finding the kids making...

IPS Athletics Expands Girls Swimming Program

Call outs for fall sports are underway at IPS schools, but there’s a winter sport that’s seeking interested students now: girls swimming. The sport is only being offered to IPS high school girls at Crispus Attucks, George Washington and Shortridge high schools....

IPS Summer Meal Program Breaks Community Record

During the 2019 IPS Summer Meal Program, the IPS Food Service team served free breakfast and lunch to 41,428 students throughout the community. The program ran from June 10 through July 26 at more than 25 locations, including district schools, public libraries and...