Help a prom dream come true: Donate dresses or funds to “Say Yes to the Dress at LPHS”

Information and photos provided LaPorte High School staff members are pairing with the PROMising Futures Foundation to collect gently used formal dresses and accessories for “Say ... Continue Reading →

Deadlines approaching soon for several scholarships

Applications are available online for the 2018 Unity Foundation of LaPorte County cycle of scholarships and awards. Scholarships ranging from $250 – $2,500 each are awarded through ... Continue Reading →

LaCrosse, LaPorte and home-school teams do well in Academic Super Bowl

Photo and information from PNW Purdue University Northwest, Westville, hosted two nights of Academic Super Bowl competitions for high school students in LaPorte and Porter counties ... Continue Reading →

LPHS students join national walkout to demand changes in gun laws

WNLP photos and information by Bob Wellinski  Nearly 100 LaPorte High School students gathered around the school’s flagpole for a peace demonstration Wednesday morning, ... Continue Reading →

Informational meetings for upcoming trip to Washington, D.C., are March 14 and 19

Photo and information provided The annual non-school-sponsored trip to Washington, D.C., for area 8th graders, middle school students and high school students will take place June ... Continue Reading →

Sheriff’s office is accepting applications for Thompson Scholarship

The LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office is now accepting applications for the Neil Thompson Memorial Scholarship. The $1,000 scholarship is available to any senior scheduled to graduate ... Continue Reading →

Kesling Middle School poster artist wins district contest, advances to state

Information provided In Fall 2017, Kesling art classes designed world peace posters for a worldwide Lions Club contest. In November 2017, 7th grader Erik Garcia-Perez won at Kesling, ... Continue Reading →

LPHS Jazz Band is headed to state finals

The LaPorte High School Jazz Band has qualified as one of eight schools with instrumental jazz ensembles to perform in the 3rd annual Indiana State School Music Association (ISSMA) ... Continue Reading →

Kesling 8th grader will compete in National Geographic State Bee

Kesling Middle School 8th grader Isaac Chezem knows his longitudes and latitudes. Isaac has qualified for the National Geographic State Bee. Isaac, the son of Heather and Kyle Chezem, ... Continue Reading →

LPHS musicians earn top honors

The LaPorte High School Winter Color Guard won the Scholastic Open Class at its contest Sunday, March 4, 2018, at Thornton Fractional South High School in Lansing, IL.   Open Class ... Continue Reading →