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Posts tagged failing schools

May 10, 2017


Voucher Schools Lose Bid For Waivers Under New Law

A private school that receives D or F grades for two or more consecutive years is no longer eligible to accept students who use vouchers to pay for tuition.

August 9, 2016


State Ed. Board To Hold Public Hearings For Failing Schools

The Indiana State Board of Education will hold meetings for public comment on two schools located in northwest Indiana.

July 5, 2016


State Board To Consider Funds For Formerly Failing Schools

Members of the State Board of Education will decide whether or not to earmark funds to support some of Indiana’s formerly failing public schools.

December 4, 2015


Video: Watch ‘Indiana Newsdesk’ December 4, 2015

Preliminary results show a huge jump in the number of schools rated as failing. As I-69 heads northward – more opposition. And we explore the new “Maker Space.”

February 24, 2014


MCCSC Hosts Public Meeting To Discuss Two Failing Schools

The public will have a chance to comment Tuesday night about plans to improve Fairview and Highland Park Elementary.

August 28, 2013


How Glenda Ritz Plans To Improve Struggling Indiana Schools

State Superintendent Glenda Ritz has hired additional staff to work intensively with 300 schools across the state.

November 18, 2011


How Many Failing Schools Face Takeover? DOE Isn’t Sure

State education officials say a lot more schools would be classified as failing under a proposed new rule -- but it‘s not clear how many more.

September 27, 2011


Bennett Wants Shorter Window Of Failure For School Takeover

Bennett wants the failure window shrunk from six years to four.

June 1, 2011


Public Input Gathered At Failing Schools

Assistant Superintendent Dale Chu says the purpose of all the public meetings around the state is not necessarily to be a forum for debate.

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