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Broad Ripple High School
April 23, 2019
IPS hoped lawmakers would help them sell Broad Ripple. The final bill has a catch.
Purdue Polytechnic charter school could get dibs to space in the former Broad Ripple High School .
March 26, 2019
IPS sees a ‘tremendous market’ for Broad Ripple High building. First, it needs changes to the law.
A market analysis showed strong demand for housing, retail, and office development on the 16-acre site of the closed Broad Ripple High School.
August 31, 2018
Purdue Polytechnic drops bid for Broad Ripple High School
The move comes after weeks of political wrangling between the charter school and Indianapolis Public Schools leaders.
August 13, 2018
An Indianapolis high school doubled in size after 3 schools closed. Here’s how it’s coping.
Shortridge educators spent their first week trying to build a sense of community at a school where about two-thirds of students are new.
August 10, 2018
Key lawmakers urge IPS to lease Broad Ripple high school to charter school
The district is instead considering steps to sell the large property on the open market.
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.
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 18, 2017
Indianapolis Public Schools will close Broad Ripple, Northwest, and Arlington high schools
While board members framed the decision as painful, but unavoidable, many in the crowd laughed, murmured and occasionally yelled in skepticism.
July 18, 2017
Hundreds gather at Broad Ripple High School to plead for the school to stay open
Dozens of people spoke during a public comment period that lasted about an hour and a half.
July 17, 2017
Broad Ripple High School will probably close next year. Here’s what you should know.
Broad Ripple is one of three IPS high schools slated to close at the end of the year.
July 10, 2017
Indianapolis Public Schools leaders want to close high schools. But first, they need permission from the state.
Five schools that would be affected by the district’s high school closing and reconfiguration plan are under state oversight.
June 30, 2017
At painful meeting, Indianapolis superintendent makes case for closing high schools: ‘The status quo is not good enough’
The room was crowded with alumni, families and staff from the schools facing closure.
June 29, 2017
Broad Ripple, Arlington and Northwest could be closing. Here’s what happens next.
The board won’t vote on the proposal until this fall, and the schools won’t close until 2018-2019.
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.
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