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Key Learning Community School
January 26, 2016
How important is a school name that reflects its community?
Edison School for the Arts, the new name proposed for Key Learning Community, would mean one more school named for a white historical figure.
November 9, 2015
IPS board votes to approve new Center for Inquiry school, move for arts magnet
A new CFI school will open in the School 70 building, and the arts elementary school currently there will move to the Key Learning Community School next fall.
November 4, 2015
Questions remain about Mayor-elect Joe Hogsett's education plans
The question about Mayor-elect Joe Hogsett, who cruised to an easy defeat of Chuck Brewer, is pretty simple: what kind of Democrat will he be?
November 3, 2015
Parents raise concerns about placing middle school grades in elementary schools
As IPS pushes to implement a district-wide plan to shift middle grades to elementary schools, opposition is brewing at one of the first schools facing change.
November 2, 2015
Key Learning Community parents say they were left out of decision
The school board already voted to close Key Learning Community School, but the parents are not ready to move on.
October 29, 2015
IPS board votes to close Key school, approve school autonomy plan
Key Learning Community’s historic run as the world’s first schools built on curriculum inspired by the theory of Multiple Intelligences will come to an end this spring.
October 27, 2015
IPS delays move of arts program after call for 30-day waiting period
A board member called for a 30-day waiting period before IPS takes actions to make major changes to schools in the wake of a plan to move an arts magnet program.
October 19, 2015
IPS board to consider closing Key Learning Community among school shifts
Key Learning Academy, a Indianapolis school world-famous as the first built on a modern psychological theory of Multiple Intelligences, seems poised to meet its end.
August 24, 2015
IPS neighborhood schools dominate lowest test-scorers
Of the 15 F-rated IPS in 2013-14, all but two also rated an F the year before. All of the 10 lowest scoring schools are neighborhood schools. None are magnet schools.
August 19, 2015
Would fewer IPS high schools lead to more advanced courses?
As part of a plan to push for more students to take AP courses, school board members Tuesday discussed the idea of fewer high schools with more students in the future.
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…
May 12, 2015
Kenyan private schools inspire $100,000 idea for Indianapolis
The teams will spend the next year or two years developing ideas and could eventually operate an IPS school.
December 18, 2014
IPS sticking with priority school list despite grade changes
After struggling for three years to earn a passing grade from the state of Indiana — and under threat of possible state takoever — Indianapolis…
December 8, 2014
IPS tackles new standards with tailored teaching
New academic standards require teachers to be more attentive than ever to exactly what their students do and don’t know. Focus on individual student needs have been ratcheted up, but teachers are still dealing with the same limited time and resources. Doing more group work and more detailed lesson planning might just be the best way to manage those demands.
December 2, 2014
IPS board to Ferebee: Explore ways to save Key Learning Community
Indianapolis Public School Board members, moved by parent complaints, asked Superintendent Lewis Ferebee to consider alternatives to his plan to close Key Learning Community, a K-12 magnet school.
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