Indianapolis Public Schools

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IPS empowers and educates all students to think critically, creatively, and responsibly, to embrace diversity, and to pursue their dreams with purpose. We are a family of excellent public schools in which every student has the opportunity to succeed and the power to create their own future.

District News

Las Bellas Are Ready to Move the Crowd

December 7, 2018    Members of the Latin dance team will perform during the Indiana Pacer’s pregame show on December 10     When the Indiana Pacers take on the Washington Wizards at 7 p.m. Dec. 10 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, several students from Charles Warren...

Hour of Code Opens Up a World of Opportunities for IPS Students

December 7, 2018   Volunteers from local businesses provide hands-on opportunities during             Computer Science Education Week     There were error and “well done” messages popping up on just about every computer screen inside Donna Chastang’s classroom at...

Indianapolis Public Schools Announces Interim Superintendent

December 7, 2018   Aleesia Johnson, IPS Deputy Superintendent for Academics, will serve as Indianapolis Public Schools’ interim superintendent. The district made the announcement this afternoon. Current superintendent Dr. Lewis D. Ferebee’s last day will be January 4,...

Thanksgiving Dinner Brings School Community Together

Annual event at George Washington High School continues to draw students, alumni, families and community   It’s a tradition that keeps on giving!   For the past 10 years, George Washington High School has hosted its annual Thanksgiving meal. On Nov. 19, more than 370...

Ella Garriott is in a League of Her Own

Shortridge volleyball player named to Marion County All-City squad.   It would be easy to say that Ella Garriott, a sophomore at Shortridge High School, becoming the only public school, student-athlete to earn a spot on the Marion County All-City squad was the...

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