Newsletter 2017-03-27T07:50:42+00:00
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The Elkhart Difference Newsletter

Elkhart Community Schools is continuously striving to improve communication with our families and the community. One way we’d like to keep our families engaged in news and happenings at Elkhart Community Schools is through a district digital newsletter. Stories can be found on this page by clicking on the images below, or delivered straight to your email every other week. To sign up for our digital newsletter, please register here: http://eepurl.com/cwZVLn

  • Perspective: Krista Riblet, Parent

    Perspective: Krista Riblet, Parent Everywhere we go, it always happens. We’ll be out at the mall or at a restaurant, and some stranger comes up to our family and says, “Hi Johnny!” My husband and [...]

  • Tina Northern, Director of Special Education

    Tina Northern, Director of Special Education When Tina Northern began her career in education, she never thought she would work in special education, let alone become the director of special education. Tina began her [...]

  • Dr. Kathy Mentz, PACE Academic Dean

    Dr. Kathy Mentz, PACE Academic Dean For over 30 years, Kathy Mentz has worked with students with disabilities. But her experience and inspiration came at an even younger age. Growing up, her family was [...]

  • Julene Fitch, Visual Impairment Consultant

    Julene Fitch, Visual Impairment Consultant For Julene Fitch, becoming a teacher who works with students with blindness and low vision was more than a career goal – it became her personal passion, as the [...]

  • Grant helps establish career pathways for students

    Grant helps establish career pathways for students Through a Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) or pre-employment transition services grant, Elkhart Memorial and Elkhart Central high schools have been given the opportunity to provide [...]

  • Building friendships through track and field

    Building friendships through track and field Last year, through the collaborative efforts of many individuals and groups, Elkhart Community Schools introduced the Unified Track Meet to high school students at Elkhart Central and Elkhart [...]

  • West Side Disability Awareness Day

    West Side Disability Awareness Day “It’s hard reading words that are not clearly written and it’s a struggle because you would have to move your head places to be able to see.” “It was [...]

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