Thanks to all who were able to attend our Spring Junior Parent College Night on Thursday evening.  It was a great night, and we are so thankful to Pam Nixon from Butler University, Khala Granville from IU Bloomington, Lade Akande from the Center for Leadership Development, and Herron High School Alum Josiah Johnson (class of […]

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Newsletter for April 11. 2015

Sun, Apr 12, 2015

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 for that age-old ailment called Spring Fever, planning and registering for Summer Academe, planning graduation, scheduling in-coming 9th graders for their classes, and registering and […]

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Newsletter for March 21, 2015

Sun, Mar 22, 2015

Dear Students, Parents/Guardians, and Friends of Herron High School, In the spring of each school year, researchers for the Office of the Mayor administer anonymous parent satisfaction surveys to families of students enrolled in Mayor-sponsored charter schools. In previous years, these surveys were distributed by the charter schools. This year, the Mayor’s team will be […]

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Newsletter for March 14, 2015

Sat, Mar 14, 2015

Dear Parents/Guardians, Students and Friends of Herron High School, Each year, Herron students are asked to submit essays for a contest sponsored by the Fortnightly Literary Club of Indianapolis, an organization of women that has been meeting since 1885.  The organization began as a revolutionary group to promote “serious issues in literature, art, science, and […]

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Herron High School’s Advising Department hosted our 2nd annual Sophomore Parent College Night on March 12.  It was great to see so many families present!  Our presentation materials are available below. Sophomore College Night PowerPoint Sophomore Parent College Night Hand-out   If you have any questions, you are welcome to contact the appropriate Academic Advisor. Mrs. […]

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Newsletter for March 7, 2015

Sat, Mar 7, 2015

Dear Parents/Guardians, Students and Friends of Herron High School, It’s hard to believe daylight savings time begins this weekend and that spring is truly right around the corner. The month of March often presents unpredictable weather, with glimpses of spring followed by a return to winter. This can make it difficult for students to stay […]

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Dear Friends and Families of Herron High School, Our legislators are currently considering a crucial bill on charter school funding that will directly impact our classrooms. Your help is urgently needed. Public charter schools receive significantly less funding than traditional public schools. This Charter Facilities Grant Program included in House Bill 1001 will help address […]

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Dear Parents/Guardians, Students and Friends of Herron High School, My staff and I have daily reminders of the many responsibilities we have toward our students and the families who entrust their children into our care every day. Even more important than providing an exemplary education is the charge to protect our students and keep them […]

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“Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.” Abraham Lincoln Each school year starts with goals and hopes. When teachers meet their students on those first days of school, they often hear “I’m going to really try this year.” “I’m going to get my g.p.a. up […]

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