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Schools chief Ritz on fast learning curve
For many occupants of the Indiana Statehouse, the week after the General Assembly wraps up its final frenzy of work is a quiet one. But not for Glenda Ritz.
Pence signs bill 'pausing' reading, math standards
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence has signed a bill that will "pause" Indiana's adoption of a national set of reading and math education school standards.
Anderson University graduates relieved to have degrees
Anderson University awarded more than 650 doctoral, master’s, bachelor’s and associate degrees Saturday at the university’s 95th commencement.
Daleville names class officers for 2013-2014
DALEVILLE — Class officers have been named for the 2013-2014 school year at Daleville Jr./Sr. High School. They are listed by class and position.
Anderson University commencement on Saturday
Anderson University will be holding its 2013 commencement ceremony Saturday afternoon at the Kardatzke Wellness Center on campus.
Thompson, Talbert win Wilson Awards
Though the three-sport athlete continues to be a rare breed, a group of 15 who fit that criteria gathered at Anderson Country Club on Wednesday for the 2013 Johnny Wilson Awards.
Anderson High School’s Darien Thompson and Pendleton Heights’ Kurt Talbert were selected as the sixth recipients of the award, named for Anderson native and Indiana Mr. Basketball Johnny Wilson.
Educators share ideas at the 2013 Educator Forum
Around 30 Anderson Community Schools educators devoted time Wednesday evening to discussing challenges and ways to keep the district moving forward.
CAPE gives county school districts a ‘Gold Star’
The Madison County Community Alliance to Promote Education (CAPE) has awarded the county with the “Educational Gold Star” for improvements in third grade language arts ISTEP scores over the last 12 years.
Daleville Elementary’s halls were quiet Monday as students paid their respects to classmate Katie Kline, who passed away over the weekend. Katie, an eight-year-old second-grader at the school, had been battling cancer on and off since she was diagnosed at the age of 3.
Roady Racers program for kids begins May 7
The Roady Racers is a program designed for children who want to become runners. The group meets every Tuesday beginning May 7 through August except for holidays at Shadyside Lake near the playground equipment on Alexandria Pike.
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