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Arsenal Tech High School
A new day?
February 13, 2019
IPS overhauled high schools. Now, the state is giving them a fresh start on A-F
The decision is the latest reprieve Indianapolis Public Schools has gotten from state accountability.
January 8, 2019
After years of gains, most IPS high schools see dips in graduation rates
Five Indianapolis Public Schools campuses had declines of more than 3 percentage points
February 2, 2018
‘They made sure I didn’t give up’: How an Indianapolis high school raised graduation rates
Two years ago, one in three students wasn’t graduating at the high school, which enrolls nearly 2,000.
January 22, 2018
These 29 Indianapolis administrators could lose their jobs
This is just the latest sign of the upheaval caused by the high school closings.
December 20, 2017
A new program takes 20 Indianapolis high schoolers to Thailand — and far outside their comfort zone
All the costs, down to the passport fees, are covered by the school.
November 21, 2017
IPS students have made their high school choices. Here’s where they want to go.
Students’ choices this year could have far-reaching implications for the configuration of the district for years to come.
October 30, 2017
Thousands of Indianapolis high schoolers are applying for school as district goes all magnet
The district is pushing teens to choose their campus based on academic focus rather than neighborhood.
September 13, 2017
The award-winning principal of Indianapolis Public Schools’ largest high school was abruptly replaced
Julie Bakehorn was replaced as head of Arsenal Technical High School this week.
June 28, 2017
Broad Ripple is one of three Indianapolis high schools facing closure
Superintendent Lewis Ferebee’s proposal would spare the four high schools at the core of the district.
May 15, 2017
As Indianapolis leaders choose which high schools to close, some campuses are in more danger than others.
The district has outlined an expansive list of criteria to determine the fate of its high schools.
November 19, 2015
Instead of outsourcing, IPS hires Jamal Smith as athletic director
Indianapolis Public Schools hired Jamal Smith as district athletic director tonight, abandoning a proposal to outsource management to a private company led by Smith.
August 10, 2015
Hannon resigns IPS board to take a Mind Trust fellowship
Caitlin Hannon, a former Indianapolis Public Schools teacher who joined the school board in an effort to push for change in the district, has stepped down, but she hopes to return to a key role in education in the city soon.
June 24, 2015
Idea of one enrollment system for IPS, charters gaining traction
School and community leaders from IPS, KIPP, and La Plaza discussed the pros and cons of an open enrollment system at a Teach Plus-sponsored event.
June 9, 2015
School's out! Indianapolis celebrates the end of the school year
In the past couple weeks, schools across the city have been winding down for the summer. Today was the last day of school for Indianapolis…
February 10, 2015
IPS won’t say if Arsenal Tech’s principal is on his way out
Several Arsenal Tech teachers and staff members came to a school board meeting Tuesday to protest what they said was an administrative decision to remove Yarrell and several administrators because of academic underperformance. IPS officials and Yarrell himself won't comment on the situation.
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