EDUCATIONAL EVALUATION: Whitko schools garner DOE nod
PIERCETON — School administrators have been exploring ways to better the education offered to Whitko Community School students. At last week’s school board meeting, principals with each school reported a number of academic success stories, but a visit from the Indiana Department of Education (DOE) ruled positive for Pierceton Elementary School.An evaluation for the state’s Title I program was conducted at the elementary school after PES received a low grade from the DOE earlier in the school year.“It was very nice and helpful,” said Speicher. “They were very positive about the direction we are taking and how we have chosen to attack the problems we’ve had.”To read the rest of this story, see the April 23 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook and twitter.