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September 7, 2017
Innovation schools saw some of the largest gains on ISTEP in Indianapolis Public Schools. Here are the schools that had big changes.
Some schools with big drops in passing rates are surprising.
August 1, 2016
Cold Spring takes the plunge to manage school differently, but it’s still got lizards
Four traditional IPS schools will convert to "innovation" status this year.
April 28, 2016
Indianapolis Public Schools approves newcomer school, two innovation schools
All three schools will launch this fall.
February 11, 2016
A-rated Cold Spring School prepares to make a leap for more freedom
For sixth-grader Amal Yousuf, the best part of going to Cold Spring School is the time she spends kayaking, fishing and sledding. Those aren’t the…
January 6, 2016
ISTEP pass rates are below 10 percent at six IPS schools
But there are bright spots in the district, which has the top performing school in the state and one of the only schools to improve.
December 22, 2015
The basics of the IPS plan for school autonomy and innovation
District leaders aim to transform IPS by granting greater freedom to school leaders.
August 17, 2015
Top 10 IPS schools for passing ISTEP in 2014 were all magnet schools
The top 10 IPS schools for passing ISTEP have one thing in common — all of them were magnet schools in 2014. Seven of the 10 also are located North of downtown.
November 5, 2014
Indiana sees a big jump in A-rated schools
More than half of Indiana’s schools were rated an A this year, a majority for the first time this decade.
August 4, 2014
Middle schools at center of IPS testing woes
For IPS, the annual release of ISTEP scores coincided with the first day of school, and the results prompted something of a reckoning of the state of the district’s offerings, both good and bad.
June 23, 2014
TeachPlus names 30 new fellows to study teaching policy
The Indianapolis chapter of TeachPlus, a national organization that aims to get teachers involved in education policy making, has named 30 new “teaching policy fellows.”…
April 3, 2014
Academic performance of all IPS schools: Find it here
For parents, students, teachers and others who want to be able to look up just how their schools are performing, and how they've been judged by the state, in one place here is the complete list of all IPS schools.
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