New scholarship provides link from urban high school to urban university INDIANAPOLIS (4/26/16) — A new scholarship for undergraduate students aims to provide a direct link from top-ranked Indianapolis public charter school Herron High School to the Kelley School of Business Indianapolis. The scholarship is a combination of passions for Kelley visiting lecturer David Steele. […]

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Newsletter for April 23, 2016

Sun, Apr 24, 2016

Dear Students, Parents/Guardians, and Friends of Herron High School, First, I want to congratulate our students and teachers for their hard work and dedication to achievement. For the seventh consecutive year – since our first graduating class – Herron High School has received national recognition as one of the nation’s top public high schools. Last […]

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Newsletter for April 16, 2016

Sat, Apr 16, 2016

Dear Students, Parents/Guardians, and Friends of Herron High School, It is with great sadness that I share the news of the passing of one of our board members, Stephen Russell, founder of Celadon Group. We are heartbroken over the loss of this great man. He inspired us with his wit and wisdom, and he cared […]

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Newsletter for April 9, 2016

Sun, Apr 10, 2016

Dear Students, Parents/Guardians, and Friends of Herron High School, This is such a busy time for schools. We are gearing up for testing season, prom, helping students who are suffering from that age-old ailment called Spring Fever, planning and registering for Summer Academe, planning graduation, scheduling in-coming 9th graders for their classes to set them […]

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Newsletter for March 19, 2016

Sat, Mar 19, 2016

Dear Students, Parents/Guardians, and Friends of Herron High School, In describing the difference between types of assessments, Robert E. Stake, Professor Emeritus of Education at the University of Illinois, is quoted as saying, “When the cook tastes the soup, that’s formative: When the guests taste the soup, that’s summative.” At Herron High School, teachers use […]

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Newsletter for March 12, 2016

Sat, Mar 12, 2016

Dear Students, Parents/Guardians, and Friends of Herron High School, This coming week is Red for Riley Week! Beginning on Tuesday and continuing all week long there are special activities culminating in the annual Riley Dance Marathon. The Herron High School community has a special interest in supporting Riley Children’s Hospital. Sadly, two of our families […]

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Newsletter for March 5, 2016

Sun, Mar 6, 2016

Dear Students, Parents/Guardians, and Friends of Herron High School, Let me start by saying that Herron High School is committed to the mission of being a Classical, Liberal Arts High School. Our core values have been created to allow our students to celebrate and understand our human history and to consider what their contribution might […]

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Dear Students, Parents/Guardians, and Friends of Herron High School, All sophomore and biology students will be taking the ISTEP+ Grade 10 Test during the week of February 29th. As you may recall, the ISTEP+ Grade 10 Assessment has been designed to meet the more demanding federal requirements that caused our state to strengthen math and […]

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Due to the weather forecast for this afternoon, all after-school events including Office Hours have been cancelled for Wednesday, February 24. The only exception to cancelled activities is the Boys’ Basketball game still scheduled to take place at at Bishop Chatard. Fifth period will be available; however, we encourage all parents to pick up their […]

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