Category: Education

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Meet your teacher, Holly Bertram

Grade/subject at what school: Kindergarten, Shamrock Springs Elementary Number of years teaching: 13 Background/schooling (college & high school): Noblesville High School; bachelor’s degree in elementary education, Ball State University, Muncie; and master’s degree in...

Buses 0

Snapshot: First day of school

Westfield Washington Schools began the 2013-14 school year on Aug. 14. With the start of the new year, motorists are cautioned to observe the school zone speed limits at each of the district’s nine...

Back to School 0

Back to School

    Middle school to pilot technology program One academic team of 190 eighth-grade students will pilot the Bring Your Own Technology initiative at Westfield Middle School. Asst. Principal Ryan Haughey, who is heading...

Guard Camp 0

Guard Camp

Carly Taylor, left, and Anna Goode rehearse during day two of Westfield High School Guard Camp last week. The Shamrock Pride Band Camp began Monday and runs through Aug. 7. In case you drive...

National scholar 0

National scholar

2011 Westfield High School graduate Logan McConnell was selected to represent the IU Bloomington chapter of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars at the organization’s National Leadership Summit in Houston, Texas last month. McConnell...

District looking for subs 0

District looking for subs

Westfield Washington Schools is accepting applications for substitute teaching positions. The first step in the process of becoming a substitute teacher is to complete the online application on the Human Resource page at

Duke Energy grants Chaucie’s Place $5,000 0

Duke Energy grants Chaucie’s Place $5,000

Duke Energy Foundation has granted Chaucie’s Place $5,000 in support of the nonprofit organization’s youth suicide prevention program, Lifelines. Lifelines’ primary goal is to help school communities recognize when a student is at potential...

Chamber names scholarship winners 1

Chamber names scholarship winners

Two 2013 graduates of Westfield High School have been awarded academic scholarships from the Westfield Chamber of Commerce. Kyle DiGioia has been awarded the $1,000 Chamber of Commerce Scholarship. He will be attending Purdue...