408 W 10th Street
LaPorte, IN 46350
Phone: 219-362-2561
Fax: 219-362-1428

Principal: Mrs. Pamela Upp

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Print this articleFrom the desk of the principal . . .
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It appears as if winter is upon us.  Please be sure that students are dressed appropriately for the winter. Students need a winter coat, gloves and a hat.  If they wish to play on equipment and in the snow, they must have boots and snow pants.  Winter can be a fun and wonderful time of year and, dressed appropriately, we can all enjoy it.  Reminder:  The Handley School newsletter is sent home on the first Friday of every month.  It is also posted on the webpage.  See the link below.  Below is a list of upcoming events.  Please see the newsletter for more details.  Go Trojans!

Nov. 25-27 No School - Thanksgiving break                    Jan. 4 - Classes resume
Dec. 3 - Christmas program at LPHS 6:30                       Jan. 8 - Report cards sent home
Dec. 10-11 - PTO Holiday Shop                                       Jan. 15 - Spelling bee in gym 9:00 
Dec. 14 - PTO meeting in library 3:30                               Jan. 18 - No school - Snow make-up day
Dec. 18 - Sing along in gym 2:20                                       
Dec. 21-Jan 1  No School Christmas/Winter break

Mrs. Upp

Handley newsletter

Print this articleAnti-Harassment Policy

Please see the attached document to learn more about the LaPorte Community School Corporation Anti-Harassment Policy.  

LPCSC Anti-Harassment Policy

Print this articleBook Rental
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Book Rental prices for the 2015-2016 school year are listed below.

Kindergarten: $109                    3rd:  $105

1st: $147                                    4th:  $90

2nd: $133                                   5th:  $90

Print this articleSUPPLY LIST

Attached is the 2015-16 Supply List by grade level. If you have any questions, please call Mrs. Upp or Mrs. Ford at the schooll

2015-16 Supply List by grade

Print this articleNEW Pick-up procedures

Safety is a top priority at Handley School.  For that reason, we will implement new pick-up procedures for students.  Please see the attached letter for more information.  A copy of the letter was sent home with every student before break.  Thank you for working together to keep our children safe.

Pick-up procedures


Please click on the link below to be directed to "Online Forms and Documents."  This site includes the Elementary Enrollment Form and the Student Health Record and Examination Form.  This information can also be accessed directly from the LaPorte Community School website under "Parent Resources" on the left hand side.

Online Forms and Documents

Print this articleTake a VIRTUAL tour of Handley's library!!
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Click on the link below to access steps that will allow you to take a virtual visit to Handley's library.  This is a great way to check the availability of books in the library as well as access other valuable information. 

Steps to access the Handley Library on-line

Print this articleCLASSROOM SNACKS
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The Wellness Committee met on April 27, 2011, and formulated a policy addressing treats for classroom celebrations. The policy states:

“For the safety of all children, all treats furnished for students, including birthday treats, must be commercially purchased. These treats should be kept simple and in a form that is easy to pass out to students in the class.”


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