Posted Dec 15, 2022 Updated: Dec 14, 2022 @ 11:42 AM
The Indiana Department of Education launched its new Indiana Graduates Prepared to Succeed Dashboard, which displays a transparent, robust view of school and student performance over multiple measures.
Posted Aug 24, 2022 Updated: Aug 24, 2022 @ 10:06 AM
Lilly Endowment Inc. recently announced the largest ever investment in literacy development in Indiana, joining with the state to provide up to $111 million in funding to use teaching strategies aligned with the Science of Reading.
Posted Oct 05, 2021 Updated: Oct 5, 2021 @ 12:23 PM
This week is certification time for public and charter school enrollment numbers in Indiana. Wawasee is submitting an overall enrollment number of 2,851 students to the Indiana Department of Education for the entire school corporation, according to Dr. Steve Troyer, superintendent of the Wawasee Community School Corporation.
Posted Jan 01, 2020 Updated: Dec 31, 2019 @ 12:05 PM
SYRACUSE — Indiana Department of Education released the 2019 state graduation rate Tuesday, Dec. 31. In 2019, Indiana’s graduation rate was 87.29 percent, and the non-waiver rate was 76.73 percent. In 2018, Indiana’s graduation rate was 88.1 percent with a non-waiver graduation rate of 80.78 percent. Wawasee High …Read More
Posted Dec 20, 2019 Updated: Dec 20, 2019 @ 11:46 AM
SYRACUSE — Wawasee Community School Corporation was one of several school corporations throughout the state to receive a K-12 Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, or STEM, Acceleration Grant by the Indiana Department of Education. These grants will allow school corporations to accelerate, scale or implement a STEM curricula …Read More
SYRACUSE — For several years, ISTEP+ was sharply criticized as not being a true reflection of how public school students are actually performing in classrooms. Beginning in the spring of 2019, it was replaced by a new state assessment known as ILEARN. Results of the first ILEARN testing …Read More
Posted Jan 03, 2019 Updated: Jan 3, 2019 @ 10:53 AM
SYRACUSE — Although schools are still on Christmas break, Indiana Department of Education released 2018 high school graduation rates Wednesday afternoon, Jan. 2. Because of differences between federal and state accountability equations and standards, IDOE also released 2018 federal graduation rates. Locally, as reported by the state, Wawasee …Read More
Posted Nov 14, 2018 Updated: Nov 14, 2018 @ 1:28 PM
SYRACUSE — School accountability letter grades for the 2017-18 school year were released by the Indiana Department of Education Wednesday afternoon, Nov. 14. This year, since there are differences in the federal and state accountability equations and standards, IDOE also released federal accountability grades for the 2017-18 school …Read More
Posted Oct 03, 2018 Updated: Oct 3, 2018 @ 3:01 PM
SYRACUSE — After a delay of several weeks due to resolving some technical issues, spring 2018 ISTEP+ results were finally released to the public Wednesday afternoon, Oct. 3, by the Indiana Department of Education. Results had originally been planned for release in August but were then delayed due …Read More
Posted Jan 15, 2018 Updated: Jan 15, 2018 @ 8:43 AM
SYRACUSE — Indiana Department of Education released the 2017 state high school graduation rates Friday afternoon, Jan. 12. According to the information provided by IDOE, Wawasee High School had a 86.27 percent graduation rate in 2017. The non-waiver graduation rate was 77.68 percent. Kim Nguyen, principal of WHS, …Read More
Posted Oct 05, 2017 Updated: Oct 5, 2017 @ 2:06 PM
SYRACUSE — School accountability letter grades for the 2016-17 school year were officially released publicly Wednesday afternoon, Oct. 4, by the Indiana Department of Education. Locally, two schools in the Wawasee Community School Corporation improved their letter grades compared to the previous school year, two schools remained the …Read More
SYRACUSE — Indiana Department of Education released results of spring 2017 ISTEP+ Wednesday afternoon, Sept. 6. The controversial test, which may be administered for the last time in the spring of 2018, has often frustrated administrators, teachers and students throughout the state. ISTEP+ assesses English and language arts …Read More