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  • The Land of Oz Spring Musical presented by LPHS
  • Staley da Bear Presentation at Riley Elementary School
  • Author, Brad Tassell, visited Kesling Middle School
  • Crichfield 5th grade students show their Native American projects
  • Crichfield students present their Christmas program
  • National Honor Society members met at LPHS to create tie baby blankets for newborns, as a Community Service Based Project
  • Kesling Middle School 7th grade students, Jennifer Kievert and Riley Ott, are the PTA Reflections winners for their literature entries
  • Congratulations to Kesling Middle School student, Tyler Woodruff, who took 4th place in our region of La Porte, Porter and Lake Counties, in the 2014 Indiana Math League Contest
  • LPHS Art Club students have been working on designing jewelry for the La Porte County Library READ program
  • Boston Middle School eighth-grade students challenge the staff members in a basketball game to raise funds for the American Heart Association and Riley’s Childrens Hospital.
  • Crichfield Elementary School students jump rope for American Heart Association.
  • Kingsbury students celebrating Indiana's birthday with edible geography
  • Fireman from the La Porte City Fire Department visit with Lincoln Elementary School students.
  • Hailmann Elementary students show off their class project.
  • Riley Elementary School students participate in Science Night.
  • Students at Handley Elementary School enjoy a visit from La Porte City Police officers.
  • Students at Indian Trail Elementary School work on a science project.
  • Students at Kingsford Heights Elementary school have fun making “Super Reader” capes.
  • Students at Boston Middle School participate in their Recycle Club.
  • Cindi Clawson from WNDU reads to students at Indian Trail Elementary School.
  • Students at Lincoln Elementary School enjoy time in the Reading Center.
  • Riley Elementary School students have fun during Literacy Night.
  • Students at Handley Elementary School work on a group project.
Print this articleLPHS Class of 2014 Graduation Ceremony
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View the live stream of the LaPorte High School Graduation ceremonies held on Sunday, June 8, at 2 p.m. CST.

 

Congratulations to all of our LaPorte Community School Corporation graduates.

Click here for LPHS Graduation Ceremonies

Print this article2014 Valedictorian and Salutatorian
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Congratulations to

Valedictorian
  Alyssa Gerick

and

Salutatorian
Brielle Warnock

 

Print this article2014-2015 Immunization Requirements

Please click on the link below for the immunization requirements for the 2014-2015 School Year.

2014-2015 School Immunization Requirements

Print this article2014 Summer Feeding Program

The La Porte Community School Corporation will once again provide FREE meals this summer to children 18-years of age and under, starting June 9, 2014, Monday thru Thursday only (closed on Fridays).

Please see our flyer for location details.

2014 Summer Feeding Program

Print this articleOpen Enrollment/District Exception

April 1-June 1, 2014:  Applications are now being accepted for Open Enrollment and District Exceptions.  The Transfer Student/Employee Student/District Transfer Request application is available at the Educational Services Center, 1921 A Street, La Porte, IN, or you may access the application by clicking on the link below.  All applications must be submitted to the Educational Services Center on or before June 1, 2014.

Open Enrollment/District Exception Application

Print this articleSchool Board Meetings now Online!

The LPCSC School Board meetings are being broadcast via a live stream from our Corporation website.

To access this stream, click on the link below to view the meeting once it begins.

The LPCSC School Board meets on the second Monday of each month for their regular board meeting, unless otherwise specified. 

The meetings begin at 6:00 pm and are held at the Educational Services Center at 1921 “A” Street.
 

LPCSC School Board Meeting Live

Print this articleStar-Studded Evening
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La Porte Community School Corporation honored the following retirees and honorees on May 15, 2014 at a Star-Studded Evening recognition dinner.

 

 

 


2013 - 2014 Retirees
Sylvia Thode – 5.25 years Handley Elementary School Custodian
Carla Sightes – 8.5 years Indian Trail Elementary School Food Service
Allen Malekovic – 10 years Riley Elementary School Custodian
Alan Parsons – 10 years Transportation Department Mechanic
Marilyn Lawson – 11.5 years Handley Elementary School Food Service
Susan Schwerd – 16 years Wanatah School Special Education Teacher
Ilene Pointon – 19 years Kesling Middle School Custodian
Gloria Peals – 19.25 years La Porte High School Custodian
Ann Buhner – 20 years Kingsbury Elementary School Teacher
Celia Herod – 20 years Rolling Prairie Elementary School Special Education Assistant
Diane Messman – 21 years Kesling Middle School Teacher
Vicki Hannon – 22 years Westville High School Special Education Teacher
Walden McPherson – 25.25 years La Porte High School Custodian
Cynthia Rinker – 25.5 years Educational Services Center Receptionist
Deborah Spahn – 25.5 years Kingsford Heights Elementary School Teacher
Pam Hadella – 27.5 years Kingsbury Elementary School Secretary
Karen Smiley – 28 years Crichfield Elementary School Teacher
Linda Bitterle – 29 years Indian Trail Elementary School Counselor
Karen Long – 30.5 years La Porte High School Teacher
Kristi Watkins – 32 years Handley/Kingsford Heights/Riley Elementary School Teacher
Ramona Tisch – 32.5 years Crichfield Elementary School Teacher
Jim Menne – 35.5 years La Porte High School Assistant Principal
Kathryn Harrow – 36 years Handley Elementary School Teacher
Pat Kegebein – 36 years Food Service/SSC Child Nutrition Coordinator
Linda Eggleston - 37  years Transportation Department Bus Driver
Jan Yandt - 37.5 years Kingsbury Elementary School Teacher
Chico Horner - 38.5 years Lincoln Elementary School Secretary
Tom Cota - 42 years Boston Middle School Teacher

 

Total Years of Service/All Retirees Combined 700.75

15 Years of Service
Linda Arney – La Porte High School Teacher
Cynthia Baker – Lincoln Elementary School Instructional Assistant
Pat Baxter – Educational Services Center Treasurer
Jerry Bell – La Porte High School Custodian
Regina Belzowski – La Porte High School Food Service
Tim Beres – La Porte High School Teacher
Sue Beres – Special Education Diagnostician
Deborah Boe – La Porte High School Special Education Assistant
Susan Bowser – Kingsbury Elementary School Instructional Assistant
Sally Dipert – Boston Middle School Special Education Assistant
Roy Dudiak – Boston Middle School Custodian
Wendy Hiemstra – Kingsford Heights Elementary School Teacher
Jennifer Hunt – La Porte High School Counselor
Susan Kitchell – South Central School Special Education Assistant
Amy Kosior – La Porte High School Assistant Principal
Laura Krentz – La Porte High School Teacher
Christine Kubik – Educational Services Center Payroll Coordinator
Gail Kuta – La Porte High School Teacher
Laura Kwasny – Boston Middle School Teacher
Susan Lenig – Boston Middle School Counselor
Mary Loeffler – Lincoln Elementary School Secretary
Michele McLennan – La Porte High School Secretary
Susan Miller – Handley Elementary School Teacher
Heather Miskowicz - Crichfield Elementary School Teacher
Jill Myers - Riley Elementary School Teacher
Ralynne Newcomb - Boston Middle School Teacher
Judy Newkirk - Lincoln Elementary School Child Care
Diane Noveroske - Itinerant School Teacher
Dana Sass - Lincoln Elementary School Teacher
Lorri Schellinger - Handley Elementary School Counselor
Rebecca Sheeler - Kingsford Heights Elementary School Teacher
Jerry Trujillo - Hailmann Elementary School Custodian
Tina Tucker - Kesling Middle School Food Service
Rob Wolford - Crichfield Elementary School Custodian
                                                                                                               

20 Years of Service
Cynthia Ault – Kesling Middle School Teacher
Ann Buhner – Kingsbury Elementary School Teacher
Donna Campos – La Porte High School Secretary
Ann Dames – La Porte High School Special Education Autism Consultant
Debra Fisher – Handley Elementary School Teacher
Celia Herod – Rolling Prairie Elementary School Special Education Assistant
Sandra Hill – Transportation Department Bus Driver
Brenda Hooper – Crichfield Elementary School Instructional Assistant
Debora Hunter – La Porte High School Department Head
Terry Levendoski – Maintenance/SSC Truck Driver
Cherie Mack – Technology/SSC Technology and Data Coach
Jennifer Massengill – Boston Middle School Teacher
Diane Messman – Kesling Middle School Teacher
Jim Miller – Riley Elementary School Custodian
Janna Nowak – La Porte High School Food Service
Donna Perschke – Transportation Department Bus Driver
Debra Purcell – Itinerant School Nurse
Bob Schellinger – La Porte High School Teacher
Eric Schreiber – La Porte High School Teacher
Janie Ulmer – La Porte High School Director of Virtual Learning


25 Years of Service
Jo Brugos – Hailmann Elementary School Teacher
Peg Dew – Technology/SSC Information Systems Manager
Dick Dye – Kingsford Heights Elementary School Custodian
Lynn Gaines – Transportation Department Bus Driver
Lynn Jackson – Lincoln Elementary School Instructional Assistant
Marybeth Lebo – La Porte High School Teacher
Theresa McClure – Kingsbury Elementary School Librarian
Melody Povlock – Riley Elementary School Librarian
Cynthia Rinker – Educational Services Center Receptionist
Mickey Stisher – La Porte High School Department Head
Chris Thomas – La Porte High School Teacher
Veronica Tuholski – Transportation Department Bus Driver
Cynthia VanAsdall – Kesling Middle School Secretary


30 Years of Service
Sherry Flodder – Hailmann Elementary School Teacher
Beth Layer – La Porte High School Teacher
Karen Long – La Porte High School Teacher
Kitty Maurer – Boston Middle School Secretary


35 Years of Service
Marcia Alexander – Kingsford Heights Elementary School Principal
Dave Bailey – Boston Middle School Teacher
Marty Briggs – Crichfield Elementary School Teacher
Kathy Harrow – Handley Elementary School Teacher
Barb Hooper – Kesling Middle School Teacher
Pat Kegebein – Food Service/SSC Child Nutrition Coordinator
Jim Menne – La Porte High School Assistant Principal
Nancy Sanders - Itinerant School Teacher
Susan Yazel - La Porte High School Teacher

40 Years of Service
Julie Welling – La Porte High School Department Head

 


Core Values

We Believe…

  All children can learn, we can teach all students, and there are no exceptions.
  All students will be challenged throughout their academic career to reach their maximum potential.
  Children are unique and their self esteem will be fostered to become successful.
  In mutual respect in every interaction with students, staff, parents, and community.
  A positive attitude creates a successful working and learning environment.
  Personal and professional integrity is critical to the learning process.
  District employees are highly valued resources.
  Decisions will be information and data based in the best interest of students.
  Accountability for student achievement is critical.
  A collaborative team approach is essential to ensure high performance.
  In an environment in which continuous improvement is embedded in our culture.
  In a safe and secure learning environment.
  Diversity is an asset that is to be valued and respected.

Non-Discrimination Statement

No person shall be excluded from participation in the educational programs, activities, instruction and facilities of the La Porte Community School Corporation, or denied the benefits of or otherwise subjected to unlawful discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin or handicapping condition including limited English proficiency.

For further information, clarification, or complaint, please contact the following persons:

  • Personnel and Section 504: Assistant Superintendent, 1921 ‘A’ Street, La Porte, IN 46350, 362-7056
  • Facilities: Director of Facilities, 205 Rumely Street, La Porte, IN 46350, 362-7145
  • Liaison for Homeless Children: Mr. Don Tonsoni, Kesling Middle School, 306 East 18th Street, La Porte, IN 46350, 362-7507

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