Author: Julie Beer

Concord Community Schools will be closed November 19 to allow teachers the opportunity to travel to Indianapolis for Red for Ed Action Day at the Indiana Statehouse.Red for Ed Action Day is organized by the Indiana State Teachers Association as a way to “show legislators...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]The Concord High School Performing Arts Department has announced an adjusted plan for the popular holiday performance known as Concord’s Christmas Spectacular as a result of ongoing construction in the performing arts center.   The Beickman Performing Arts Center is...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Sarah Joy is Concord High School's 2019 nominee for the prestigious Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship.Joy, the daughter of Michelle and Paul Roell and Preston Joy, is involved in marching and concert band, jazz band, choir, pep band, National Honors...

Concord Community Schools administrators were made aware of an incident involving one of the district’s buses Monday morning. No injuries were reported. The incident occurred shortly before 8 a.m. Monday, Sept. 30, at the entrance to Old Farm Apartments. Elkhart City Police Department officers, joined by...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]The beautifully landscaped terrace that now greets visitors to Concord Intermediate School is the culmination of a two-year recycling project and a nine-day hands-on renovation experience for students.It's place where classes can meet, students can chat, and the...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Concord Community Schools is taking proactive steps to protect against a rare mosquito-borne disease known as Eastern equine encephalitis, or EEE.Information related to mosquito borne illness was shared Thursday, September 19, by the Elkhart County Health Department....

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_separator type="transparent"][vc_separator type="transparent"][vc_column_text] CJHS student suspended following threat At 1:20 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18, Concord Community Schools Police Department officers and Concord Junior High School administrators responded to a report about a possible shooting threat.A student reported to a teacher...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_single_image image="24104" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][vc_separator type="transparent"][vc_separator type="transparent"][vc_separator type="transparent"][vc_column_text] CHS seniors named 2020 National Merit Scholarship semifinalists [/vc_column_text][vc_separator type="transparent"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Two Concord High School seniors have been named semifinalists for the 2020 National Merit Scholarships.Seniors Hailey Gallant...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_single_image image="24037" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][vc_separator type="transparent"][vc_column_text] STAFF SPOTLIGHT: CJHS art teachers showcase their creativity in museum exhibit [/vc_column_text][vc_separator type="transparent"][vc_column_text] Concord Junior High School art teachers Neil Boston and Mary Amador were recently selected to participate in the Midwest Museum of American Art's...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_separator type="transparent"][vc_column_text] Concord High School students earn AP Scholar Awards [/vc_column_text][vc_separator type="transparent"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Forty-five Concord High School students earned AP Scholar Awards in recognition of their exceptional achievement on AP exams during the 2018-2019 school...