James A. Garfield School 31

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@PrincipalSmith3 @JamesGarfield31 @NewlinIPS @IPSSchools @ms_siefert What a great group! Thanks so much for serving, guys!

We hope everyone comes out to enjoy Streetfest tomorrow!!https://t.co/trICK4l926 It’s a wonderful opportunity to meet community members and enjoy your evening with live music, food, and booths! @NewlinIPS @ms_siefert

Principal Smith is ready for tonight's ice cream social!!!! @NewlinIPS @ms_siefert

@IPSSchools administrators are participating in "Getting Better Faster Leadership Institute" this week. #buildinggreatleaders

Parents, first round match emails have been sent out by Enroll Indy. If you applied for a choice program you must ACCEPT the seat. 8th grade parents this is super important so check your email. ... See MoreSee Less

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Two hour delay today! Doors open at 10:45 for breakfast. ... See MoreSee Less

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Reminder no school tomorrow in honor of Presidents Day. Tuesday the 19th is our valentines dance. Middle school (6th to 8th grade) will be from 4:15 to 5:20 and the Family dance will start at 5:30. Cost of admission is one dollar and various items will be for sale at the dance. The book fair will also be open starting at 5:15. ... See MoreSee Less

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Check out these math masters! They aced their area and perimeter quiz! ... See MoreSee Less

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We’re excited to partner with @womensfundindy and @Marion_Health on a pilot program. @GiveAnHour is launching a 10-week program for 5th/6th grade girls at @IPSTorrence83 & @IPSNicholson96 focused on social & emotional well-being. @IndyMayorJoe @MaggieALewis @AleesiaLJohnson

In 1927, @CAttucksIPS opened its doors as a segregated high school. Now open to all students in Grades 9-12, it is one of our #myIPS All - Choice High Schools offering a diverse and challenging curriculum. The school is named after the first person killed in the Boston Massacre.

As we continue to celebrate #CTEMonth, see what @IPSSchools Post-Secondary Readiness Officer, Jennifer O'Shea (@jlbrockw) has to say about it! #investinthefuture✨ #myips

What a wonderful experience! Great job kiddo! #myIPScommunity

We’re excited to partner with Women's Fund of Central Indiana and Marion County Health Department on a new pilot program. Give an Hour is launching a 10-week program for 5th/6th grade girls at IPS Floro Torrence School 83 & IPS Meredith Nicholson School 96 focused on social & emotional well-being. ... See MoreSee Less

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In 1927, Crispus Attucks High School opened its doors as a segregated high school. Now open to all students in Grades 9-12, it is one of our #myIPS All - Choice High Schools offering a diverse and challenging curriculum. The school is named after the first person killed in the Boston Massacre. ... See MoreSee Less

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#BlackHistoryMonth: “Meet the Artists XXXI” offers community members the opportunity to view the works of locally prominent African American artists during one of Indianapolis’ premier cultural events from January 29 - March 30 at Indianapolis Public Library: ow.ly/bgVy30nM5kB ... See MoreSee Less

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Welcome Friends & Families

Welcome Back Students!

We look forward to another great school year!

We are privileged to welcome your child to our school. It is our goal to provide each child with a safe and loving environment so they can learn and mature appropriately.

We look forward to a year full of new friendships, energizing challenges, strong relationships, great successes, positive choices, and increased learning. We are all excited about the great things happening at our school.

Adrienne Kuchik

Interim Principal, James A. Garfield School 31

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