News Worthy


    As Shortridge High School continues to grow as a school community, we want to share with you some of the recent stories our school community has received.

    Articles and Stories

        • Shortridge is Named Indiana's Most Beautiful HS in Indian (Indianapolis Star
        • Shortridge Begins Partnerhsip with Indy Go (Fox 59, Mass Transit Magazine)
        • Butler Univeristy Writing Program moves to Shortridge (The Collegian)
        • Nogh of Vonnegut Offers Scholarships to Shortridge Students (The Nuvo)
        • National Walk Out Day (RTV6, Fox59)
        • Shortridge Studenst Attends Former First lday Michelle Obama (Fox59Fox 59, Indy Star, CBS4Indy)  
        • Shortridge Plays Final games Against Broad Ripple HS (WishTV)
        • Shortridge Has Highest Dmeand in IPS (Chalkbeat)
        • Student Isaac O. Conducts Cancer Research (WFYI)
        • Student Tyeon look sat the IMPD PAL Proram (RTV6)
        • Principal O'Day Rehired as principal for Shortridge (Indianapolis Recorder, Chalkbeat, Inside Indiana Business, WishTV8)
        • Shortridge is highlighted on Hoosier History Live (Nelson Price)
        • When a Janitor was Shortridge High School's Hero (Indy Star)
        • Milken Award recipient Melody Coryell (Milken Award Video)
        • Lost Shortridge class ring leads to published book (Current in Carmel)
        • Concussion googles piloted at Shortridge High School (Fox 59)
        • Strong leadership caused education to flourish in Indianapolis (IBJ)
        • Butler University expands partnership with Shortridge High School (Chalkbeat)
        • Children's Museum becomes classroom for students (Indy Star Photo Gallery)
        • Shortridge High School: A Culture of Academic Excellence (IPS)
        • Connecting with Community: OpportunINDY Helps Young Men Succeed
        • Net Literacy Public Service Announcements feature Shortridge Scholars Donna and Jacob


    Awards and Acknowledgements

        • Principal O'Day receives $25,000 Hubbard Award for His leadership (WFYI
        • Chinyelu M. took first place at the Indiana Shakespearean Competition; he is now competing at the national level in NYC
        • 4 Star School designation by the Indiana Department of Education 2013-2014 (formerly Gambold Prep)
        • 'A' rated school designation by the Indiana Department of Education 2013-2014 (formerly Gambold Prep)
        • Bezos Scholar Isaac V., one of 17 top juniors in the US attending Aspen Institute (2014)
        • Milken Award recipient ($25,000 award) presented to Melody Coryell, IB Diploma Coordinator and English teacher
        • Hubbard Life Changing Teacher Award ($25,000 award) presented to Rhonda Pierre, mathematics teacher
        • National Society of High School Scholars grant recipient Shalimar Manwani, Spanish teacher
        • Educational Excellence Award presented to Shane O'Day, Principal
        • Honorable mention at the National Youth At-Risk (NYAR) Conference (2016)
        • 1st and 3rd Place in High School Group Division at the Indiana State Museum Eco Science Fair (2016)
        • Kenneth E. Behring National History Day, Sam R. as a national finalist (2016)


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