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GARY | A 15-year-old Gary girl was shot and killed there late Sunday night, officials said.
Lake County's top municipal executives catch a lot of grief — for everything from garbage collections to potholes — but they are well compensated for their troubles.
HOBART | Children are invited to stop by Wood's Historic Grist Mill at Deep River County Park, 9410 Old Lincoln Hwy., from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday to play Nature Bingo. Color your bingo card…
SCHERERVILLE | A UAW/FORD Community Service Ramp Building Team of five skilled carpenters made a Schererville family very happy recently by volunteering their skills to build a wheelchair ramp…
Four registered nurses, two each at Franciscan St. Margaret Health Hammond and its sister campus in Dyer, were honored for their services by receiving Franciscan Nursing Excellence Nurses’ Cho…
HAMMOND | Purdue University Calumet Professor of Communication Theresa M. Carilli has been honored by the Central States Communication Association as the 2015 Outstanding Scholar in Performanc…
The South Suburban Family Shelter in Homewood is looking for "back to school angels" to adopt local families and help purchase school supplies. Get more information at
The closure of Main Street where Schererville, Dyer and Munster meet has caused traffic headaches for local drivers but shouldn't impact local schools' transportation plans when classes start …
HOBART | Working groups for the Neighborhood Spotlight program have taken preliminary steps in creating goals and action plans that can benefit the northwest side of the city.
EAST CHICAGO | An East Chicago man was charged last week with strangling and beating his ex-girlfriend in front of their three children Tuesday in a parking lot at the East Chicago South Shore…

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Excellence in learning: Success in life.

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The School City of Hammond embraces its diversity and communicates consistently high expectations.  SCH provides a rich and challenging learning environment that encourages academic excellence and the development of talents that prepares students to make positive contributions to our world. 

District leadership provides continuous, system-wide, professional growth opportunities enhanced by technology and guided by data-driven, research-based strategies, assessments, and timely interventions.  Highly effective teachers and support staff collaboratively utilize best practices to maximize student growth and achievement. 

Supported by the pillars of sound, fiscal management, accountability, and community partnerships, SCH maintains a focus on transparency and good stewardship.


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