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Indianapolis Project School Leaders File Court Papers Hoping To Save Charter

Parents and students packed The Project School in Indianapolis for an emergency school board meeting Wednesday afternoon. Mayor Greg Ballard’s office announced Tuesday it planned to close the school, citing poor academic performance and academic struggles.

Leaders of an Indianapolis charter school have filed legal documents asking a judge to stop Mayor Greg Ballard from shutting them down. Ballard’s office announced plans last week to revoke The Indianapolis Project School’s charter — leaving more than 350 students roughly two weeks to find a new school — citing low test scores and “questions about […]

Parents Rally To Save The Project School After Mayor Says He'll Revoke Charter

Parents and students packed The Project School in Indianapolis for an emergency school board meeting Wednesday afternoon. Mayor Greg Ballard's office announced Tuesday it planned to close the school, citing poor academic performance and academic struggles.

Parents of students who attend The Project School in Indianapolis reacted with frustration and anger Wednesday after the school board outlined what would happen if the mayor’s office revoked its charter. Board members learned Tuesday afternoon that Mayor Greg Ballard intended to close the school after just 29 percent of students passed the spring ISTEP+ […]

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