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August 2018

PERSPECTIVE
Mark Mow, Interim Superintendent
As we welcome back staff, students, and families, the phrase "welcome back" holds a deep meaning for ECS' interim superintendent. Learn more about Mow's goals for his time at ECS
DISTRICT
What's new for 2018-2019?
Hear from leaders throughout the district as they share what's new for 2018-2019, including classes, schedules, technology, food services, sports, construction, and more: What's New for 2018-2019
INSTRUCTIONAL LEADERSHIP
PLCs coming to Elkhart
Throughout the district, staff are collaborating through Professional Learning Communities. The PLC model flows from the assumption that the core mission of education is not simply to ensure that students are taught, but to ensure they learn.
PHOTO GALLERY
Band Camp
Our high school parking lots came alive leading up to the start of school! Both Elkhart Central and Elkhart Memorial offered band camps to help their student-musicians get started on their programs. Check out our photos of band camp!
PHOTO GALLERY
Mangy Lion Game
August 17 marked the official start of the football season as the Elkhart Central Blazers took on the Elkhart Memorial Chargers at the Mangy Lion Game, the last Mangy Lion game hosted by Memorial. Check out photos from the game
EDUCATION FOUNDATION
Kick-Off Classic this Saturday
CALLING ALL ELKHART FAMILIES! Join us as we kick off the new school year with Elkhart Education Foundation! Saturday, August 25 at 5:00pm at ECHS. Live music, family carnival, lip sync contest, golf cart parade, games, and more!
IN THE NEWS
First day jitters melt away
At Hawthorne Elementary, it was the first day of school for students, and the first time for principal Eric Chandler to welcome students to Hawthorne. Check out coverage of Hawthorne's first day in The Elkhart Truth.
INSIDE ECS
Meet our new principals!
Meet our new head principals: Dr. Mindy Higginson (Eastwood), Eric Chandler (Hawthorne), and Tervonda Goins (Pinewood). Learn more about these great new ECS leaders!
QUARTERLY UPDATE: FALL 2018
Elkhart High School Update
Each quarter, Elkhart Community Schools will be providing an update on the status of the future Elkhart High School. Our Fall 2018 update includes information about timing, curriculum, and construction.
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