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Ernest R. Elliott
219.838.5250
Frank H. Hammond
219.838.2060
James B. Eads
219.836.8635
Munster High School
219.836.3200
Wilbur Wright Middle School
219.836.6260

2013 Best HS!

Munster High School was recognized as the #1 High School in Lake County and the #6 school in the State by U.S News & World Report!

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Financial Meetings

The School Town of Munster will be conducting parent and community meetings to discuss the district's current financial situation.  These meetings will be held on five different dates.  Interested parties or individuals may attend any meeting of their choosing.  All meetings will be held at 6:00 pm at the following locations:

Feb 23rd at Eads Elementary Cafeteria
Feb 24th at Elliott Elementary Cafeteria
Feb 25th at Frank Hammond Elementary Cafeteria
March 2nd at Wilbur Wright Middle School Cafeteria
March 3rd at Munster High School in the Auditorium 

Kindergarten Roundup

Kindergarten Registration and Sign-up For Kindergarten Baseline Assessment

The School Town of Munster will be conducting kindergarten registration on March 11, 2015 for all students who plan to attend during the 2015-2016 school year.  You must register in your home school between the hours of 10:00 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.  Students do not need to attend registration on March 11; however, they will be required to attend on a later date for the Kindergarten Baseline Assessment.

At the time of registration, parents must present a certified/original birth certificate for the child, and a valid driver’s license with the current address. Baptismal and hospital records are not acceptable as proof of birth. At registration, parents will be asked to complete a student information sheet for their child.  Parents will receive information on how to complete registration, residency and health/physical requirements.

New this year, parents will also sign up for an appointment for the Kindergarten Baseline Assessment which will be held on a separate date.  Having accurate registration numbers helps us to plan the best Kindergarten experience for your child.  Additionally, when kindergarten classes are filled in one building, children may have to attend at a different building other than their home school.  It is important to Register Early!!  In order to be eligible to register for Kindergarten, a child must be five years old on or before August 1, 2015.  To register for first grade, a child must be six years old on or before August 1, 2015.


Date:  Wednesday, March 11, 2015
10-12 and 1-3


School Information:

Eads Elementary School – 8000 Jackson Ave.  836-8635

Elliott Elementary School – 8718 White Oak Ave.   838-5250

Frank Hammond Elementary School – 1301 Fran-Lin Parkway   838-2060

If you are unable to attend, please call the school office listed above to make arrangements to pick up the necessary registration information.



Revised Terra Nova and CogAT Dates

In order to provide more flexibility in the testing window for the Terra Nova and CogAT tests, the following revised dates will be in place for the January/February testing:

8th grade Terra Nova-January 13 & 14, 2015

Kindergarten CogAT-February 9-20, 2015

2nd grade Terra Nova- February 9-20, 2015

5th grade Terra Nova-January 14-28, 2015


Welcome to our District!
Comprised of one high school, one middle school (grades 6-8) and three elementary schools (grades K-5), the School Town of Munster enrollment is 4100 students.  STM is one of the original ten school corporations in the state of Indiana  to receive District Accreditation from AdvancED.  Our school district is proud of its nationally recognized academic programs and teams.

Our high school, in a partnership with Purdue University and Ivy Tech, offers 28 dual credit courses as well as an extensive AP and honors curriculum.  In 2010 through 2013 Munster High School made Newsweek’s list of the best high schools in the country.  Both the middle and high school are Blue Ribbon schools with gifted programs in the performing and visual arts; the high school also has a nationally recognized Speech and Debate team, Junior Engineering Technical Society (JETS), and We the People team.  There is an extensive athletic program at the secondary level.  At the elementary level there is a before and after school care program called the Adventure Club.  All elementary schools have full day kindergartens.
Frank Hammond named National Blue Ribbon School

 

Frank H. Hammond Elementary was named when Secretary of Education Arne Duncan recognized 337 schools as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2014 based on their overall academic excellence or their progress in closing achievement gaps among student subgroups. These schools demonstrate that all students can achieve to high levels.  

Event Calendar
Mar 6th - 7:00pm
Mar 9th - 7:00pm
Mar 19th - 9:15am
Mar 23rd - 29th All Day
Apr 3rd - All Day
Apr 13th - 7:00pm
Apr 16th - 9:00am
May 11th - 7:00pm
May 21st - 9:00am
May 31st - 1:00pm
Jun 8th - 7:00pm
Jun 18th - 9:00am