Pierre Moran student leaders empower others

Pierre Moran student leaders empower others Throughout Pierre Moran Middle School, you will encounter students who are passionate and determined to make a difference in their school, community, and others' lives. These students are participating members of Move2Stand, a program on a mission to empower student leaders to stand against bullying and harassment. The [...]

Pierre Moran student leaders empower others 2017-02-22T12:13:53+00:00

Inside ECS- Jody Smith

Inside ECS- Jody Smith Jody Smith’s first experience with Elkhart Community Schools started in a Kindergarten class at Mary Beck Elementary School. Jody would spend the next 6 years as a Beck Baron, two years at Pierre Moran Middle School and four at Elkhart Memorial High School. Jody is a proud graduate of Elkhart [...]

Inside ECS- Jody Smith 2017-02-22T12:31:16+00:00

Inside ECS – Zach Wilfert, Tech Services

Zach Wilfert, Tech Services We’ve all run into inevitable technology issues from time to time. In those moments of panic and frustration, support technician Zach Wilfert can mean a world of difference for the staff at Elkhart Community Schools. Zach’s background isn’t exactly typical for a tech services support technician – with a degree [...]

Inside ECS – Zach Wilfert, Tech Services 2017-02-22T11:50:33+00:00

Aquatics Center brings exciting future for Elkhart students

Aquatics Center brings exciting future for Elkhart students On Tuesday, February 14, the Elkhart Community Schools Board of School Trustees entered into an agreement with Beacon Health Systems and Community Foundation of Elkhart County on the development of the Elkhart Health, Fitness, Aquatics, and Community Center. What does this mean for ECS students? “The [...]

Aquatics Center brings exciting future for Elkhart students 2017-02-22T11:31:04+00:00

Sally Krumwiede, Student Services

Sally Krumwiede, Student Services I frequently get asked if I like working in the Student Services Department at Elkhart Community Schools. My answer is yes! Part of the draw to working in Student Services is that each day brings a new experience and many times, a new connection with an ECS student, parent, or [...]

Sally Krumwiede, Student Services 2017-02-16T08:39:20+00:00

North Side Science and Social Studies Collaboration

North Side Science and Social Studies Collaboration What started as an introduction to a book from a Literacy Book Committee has led to a collaboration between two North Side Middle School teachers. Science and social studies are two subjects that don’t always appear to go hand in hand, but through innovative teaching and well-developed [...]

North Side Science and Social Studies Collaboration 2017-02-16T08:39:46+00:00

Excelling in the Classroom

Excelling in the Classroom Elkhart Community Schools is home to 14 elementary schools and within these schools are classes full of unique individual students. Each diverse classroom consists of students who align with the academic average, students who excel academically, and students who struggle academically. The one consistent factor in every classroom is a [...]

Excelling in the Classroom 2017-02-16T08:41:41+00:00