Handley Elementary
408 W 10th Street
LaPorte, IN 46350
Phone: 219-362-2561

From the desk of the principal . . .

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We have been busy learning at Handley School.  Grades 3, 4 and 5 have wrapped up Part 1 of the ISTEP+ test.  Part 2 will be April 16 - May 4.  3rd graders completed IREAD3 during the week of March 12.  Even though we have been busy learning and testing, we need to include some fun!  PLEASE JOIN US FOR THE HANDLEY PTO FUN FAIR on Friday, March 23, from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.  

Mrs. Upp


March 23  -  Fun Fair @ Handley 6 - 8 pm

March 27  - Kindergarten Round-Up  8:00 am. - 4:00 pm

March 30  -  NO SCHOOL  - Good Friday

April 2-6  -  NO SCHOOL - Spring vacation

April 9  - Classes resume

April 9  -  Candy bar sale kick off

Apirl 10  -  PTO meeting in library @ 3:30

April 16 - May 4  ISTEP+ Part 2 Grades 3 - 5

April 20  -  Mid-terms sent home (C or below)

April 24  -  Kindergarten Activity Night  6:00 - 7:00 pm

*Handley Elementary School facebook link:  https://www.facebook.com/LPCSC.Handley/

*Handley PTO facebook link:  https://www.facebook.com/Handley-PTO-109011499246851/



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Now is the time to start planning for next year’s kindergarten students.  We are now “rounding up” the names of children that will be attending Kindergarten at Handley School in the fall of 2018.  Please click on the link below to access the flyer regarding Kindergarten Round-Up details.  It is coming up on March 27.  Please be sure to come in to the school or call us at 362-2561 to secure your spot in a Handley Kindergarten classroom.  We look forward to working with you.

Kindergarten Round-Up Flyer


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The Handley School newsletter is sent out the first Friday of each month.  You may use the link below to see the most current newsletter.  This is a great way for parents, students, and staff to stay connected. 

Monthly School newsletter


Please see the attached letter from Superintendent Francesconi.  It contains imformative information regarding an upcoming safety meeting as well as other steps LPCSC is taking in response to crisis situations that have recently taken place in schools throughout the nation.  

Letter from the Superintendent

Handley Calendar of Events

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Attached is the Handley Calendar of Events.  Use this document as a reminder of upcoming important activities and dates.  Hopefully you can join us for our family activity nights as the home and school connection is very important.   Please note that these dates may be subject to change.  Please call the office with any questions or to confirm dates.  

Handley Calendar 2017-18

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