INDIANAPOLIS - Seven Indiana schools are receiving a total of $8 million in grants to help pay for improving their academic achievement levels.
The Indiana Department of Education announced the awards Thursday.
School Improvement Grants are awarded to low-performing schools that submit compelling plans to use the funds to raise student achievement levels. The total amount awarded to Indiana schools is over $8 million over the next three years.
The grants come from federal funds.
Schools receiving grants include: Stonybrook Middle School in Indianapolis, Fairview Elementary School and Highland Park Elementary in Bloomington, Lake Ridge Middle School in Gary, Chamberlain Elementary School in Goshen, Sarah Scott Middle School in Terre Haute and McCulloch Middle School in Marion.
Trump weighs in on Carrier relocation
1,400 workers at the heating, cooling, air conditioning, and refrigeration company got word Wednesday that the plant was being relocated to…
Cold, clutter obstacles as two houses catch fire
Firefighters had several obstacles to battle besides flames when two homes caught fire Saturday morning on English Avenue.
Valentine's Day brings accumulating snow
It looks like we could be in for our biggest snow of the year on Monday.
Frigid today! Snow Sunday!
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 a.m. Sunday to midnight Sunday.
Indiana native honored as hero after Columbine
When a basketball gym gets a name, you might say it takes on an attitude and a spirit.