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Hours 8:45 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Mrs. Lisa Emshwiller
District Michigan City Area Schools
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Painting
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught (misc.) Students are taught German in 3rd Grade
Academic themes / Areas of focus None
Instructional / curriculum models used Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Multi-aged classrooms
Project-based
Standards-based
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered No

Support

12
Facilities
including: Art room
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Playground

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 80% 72%
Black 8% 12%
Hispanic 6% 10%
Multiracial 5% 4%
Asian 0% 2%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 2% 5%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 72% 46%
Special education 19% 14%
Female 42% 49%
Male 58% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
2
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
4
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Girls sports Basketball
Soccer
Boys sports Basketball
Soccer
Clubs Boy Scouts
Drama club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Student council / government
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
School mascot Springfield Indians
School colors Red and White
Students typically continue on to these schools Krueger Middle School

Awards

Academic award Indiana A School
Year received 2013
Academic award Indiana A School
Year received 2012

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Instructional aide / coach
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
Gifted Specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
German

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Youth Services Bureau

Enrollment

Application or enrollment process No

Sources

Student diversity IN Dept. of Education, 2012-2013
Students by group IN Dept. of Education, 2012-2013