Indiana is required to submit a new federal education plan as part of the Every Student Succeeds Act, which replaced the No Child Left Behind law in 2015.
Researchers found that the enrollment size of a school corporation correlates with student test scores and access to college prep courses.
New study finds Indiana school districts with 2,000 or fewer students lag behind academically as compared to larger corporations.
The superintendent says the district is trying to fix issues with the length of its routes and overcrowded buses.
The ICHE is one of a handful of bodies that has to sign off on the merger before it can officially proceed.
This is the first year Monroe County Community Schools has contracted with corporate bus fleet Auxilio Services. Only 18 of Auxilio's 42 routes were filled.
An Indianapolis charter school is the first in the country to use a virtual reality program to teach science to high school students.
The Monroe County Community School Corporation began classes Wednesday morning with "minimal" problems with busing, according to a spokesperson.
Muncie Schools were open Monday after canceling classes Thursday and Friday because of widespread busing problems.
Without special eye protection, scientists warn that retinal damage is imminent for anyone viewing next month's eclipse from Indiana.