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School leader:  Ms. Karen Puchalski
319 Barker Rd
Michigan City, IN 46360

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(219) 873-2057
(219) 873-3099
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Best known for
"We are a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) school!"

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Engineering, Mathematics, Science, Technology
  • Arts
    Computer animation, Graphics...
  • World languages
    None
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9 reviews

Community rating

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Recent Comments


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · August 14, 2013
Our 4th child is starting Barker this fall, and we couldn't be more excited. This school is an excellent education experience. Students are encouraged and supported to be and do the best they can. The STEM curriculum is rigorous and the... more

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Submitted by a parent · December 07, 2012
A great school with great staff and students! Appreciate the focus on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) and opportunities for gifted/talented students. Our daughter has had a wonderful experience here and we highly recommend.

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Submitted by a parent · September 30, 2008
We're off to a bumpy start in 6th grade. Kids are treated like little prisoners. Can't use the bathroom. Must carry library books in a ziplock bag or get a detention from the reading teacher. Not allowed to go to locker and retrieve items. ... more

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Submitted by a community member · March 17, 2008
I am a close relative of a student at Barker Middle School and there have been nothing but problems since the beginning. Classes are undersupervised, most teachers disinterested in educating, and during one recent incident where a fight broke out... more

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Barker Middle School
319 Barker Rd, Michigan City, IN  46360
Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 9 reviews. (219) 873-2057
Last modified Barker Middle School is a Public school that serves grades 7-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 4 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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