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Chesterton High School Honor Rolls Recognize Students for Third Nine Weeks' Accomplishments of 2018-19 School Year  ValpoLife.com

Chesterton High School has recognized 923 students on its three varying honor rolls for the third nine weeks'. Of those 923 students, 248 students are listed on ...



Chesterton's Lynch finds early success in head coaching role  The Times of Northwest Indiana

New Chesterton softball coach Dan Lynch is off to a strong start. His team lost to top-ranked Crown Point 6-4 in nine innings Tuesday.



Chesterton teen to compete for Ireland national lacrosse team  The Times of Northwest Indiana

Miles McCready has been selected for Ireland's U20 National Lacrosse team, which will play in the World Cup in Prague this upcoming summer.



South Shore Orchestra gives high school students a chance to play in the big leagues  nwitimes.com

When Addison Dempsay played viola in the Chesterton High School orchestra, she had no idea a concert tour in China was just two years away. Right after ...



Chesterton High School annual madrigal dinner gives guests royal treatment  Chicago Tribune

Chesterton High School's 46th Annual Madrigal Dinners are Nov. 30-Dec. 2 with five dinner events produced during the busy weekend to accommodate more ...



Gallery: The Times prep sports photos of the week  nwitimes.com

Our favorite photos from another photogenic week of prep sports in the Region.



Education roundup: Science InFusion at Chesterton High School  nwitimes.com

Science InFusion at Chesterton High School. Chesterton High School science teacher Brian Hennigar and approximately 80 of his students presented a ...



2019 Academic Super Bowl winners named | Community  The Herald Argus

WESTVILLE — Marquette Catholic High School, along with several other La Porte County schools, took home multiple awards in a recent Academic Super Bowl ...



Chesterton High School plans to expand construction program  Chicago Tribune

With its first prefabricated house installed and just weeks from being move-in ready, Chesterton High School is looking to ramp up its construction program.



MaxPreps Soccer Tour of Champions celebrates Chesterton High School  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - Chesterton High School boys soccer team nationally ranked on the 2018-19 TOC.



Department of Education gives three Duneland schools 4 stars  Chesterton Tribune

The following Duneland Schools were included on the Indiana Department of Education's (IDOE) 2017-2018 Four Star Schools list: Chesterton High School, ...



CHS BPA Club students qualify for national conference  Chesterton Tribune

The Chesterton High School Business Professionals of America (BPA) Club participated in the BPA State Leadership Conference on March 12 in Indianapolis.



Chesterton High School remembers 9/11  nwitimes.com

After school on Monday, Chesterton High School staff and student volunteers, under the direction of CHS support staff member Mary Beth Whitmer, continued ...



Education Roundup: Chesterton High School All State Orchestra  nwitimes.com

Chesterton High School All State Orchestra. Three Chesterton High School students Libby Gibson, Gavin Dooley and Sarah Harmon rehearsed and performed ...



CHS Show Choirs finish successful season  Chesterton Tribune

The Chesterton High School Show Choirs have been working since August on their competition shows which they premiered at CHS on January 12. Since then ...



'The sound of Music' comes to Chesterton High School  nwitimes.com

The Chesterton High School Music and Drama Departments will present the classic musical, "The Sound of Music" by Rodgers and Hammerstein on Nov.



Chesterton High School Honor Rolls Recognize 1097 Students for First Nine Weeks' Accomplishments of 2018-19 School Year  ValpoLife.com

Chesterton High School has recognized 1097 students on its three varying honor rolls for the first nine weeks'. Of those 1097 students, 300 students are listed on ...



2018 Chesterton High School Homecoming Candidates  ValpoLife.com

Twenty Chesterton High School students have been nominated as the 2018 CHS Football Homecoming royalty candidates.



Chesterton High School students light the spark for a love of science in minds of first-graders  nwitimes.com

PORTER — On one side of the Yost Elementary School cafeteria Wednesday morning, first-graders were throwing pickle slices at a board covered with honey, ...



Duneland schools head to retire  Chicago Tribune

Duneland Schools Superintendent Ginger Bolinger announced her retirement, according to a release issued on Wednesday. She cited “family and health ...



Reunions: Chesterton High School Class of 1983  nwitimes.com

To submit a class reunion, email annette.arnold@nwi.com.



Duneland names interim schools leader  Chicago Tribune

Former Chesterton High School vice principal Judith Malasto has been tapped as the interim leader of Duneland schools, according to a release. She replaces ...



Area Briefs | News  The Herald Argus

Boswell promoted to Sergeant. La PORTE — The La Porte County Sheriff's Department has announced a promotion within the ranks of the Merit Division ...



Thomas Jefferson Middle School captures 27th state Science Olympiad win  The Times of Northwest Indiana

VALPARAISO — The Thomas Jefferson Middle School Science Olympiad team is heading to the national competition, winning its 27th state title recently at ...



Faces of the Region: Chesterton High School graduation  nwitimes.com

Chesterton High School hosted its commencement on Thursday.



UPDATE: Investigation into Chesterton High School threat completed, student admits to causing incident  The Times of Northwest Indiana

CHESTERTON — The investigation into the unsubstantiated threat to "shoot up" Chesterton High School has been completed.



A diet for debate: Is a veggie-based menu better for your health?  nwitimes.com

VALPARAISO — Eating nothing but vegetables might seem the perfect answer to concerns about health and the environment, but there could be some ...



Duneland school board approves $500K in summer construction projects, new high school principal  Chicago Tribune

The Duneland school board approved nearly $500,000 in summer construction projects on Monday. Updates are planned at several schools, including a plan to ...



Judith Malasto appointed interim Duneland school superintendent | Education  nwitimes.com

CHESTERTON — Judith Malasto has been appointed interim superintendent for the Duneland School Corp.



Chesterton police said they arrested teen at school after finding evidence of narcotics  The Times of Northwest Indiana

An 18-year-old Chesterton High School student was arrested at the high school when an electronic cigarette fell out of his pocket in the classroom and police ...



Knocking pins, smashing strikes for a great cause  PortageLife

When serious bowlers can come together for a shot at some decent prize money, and families and kids can participate, too, you know you've created the perfect ...



Duneland schools looks to continue its 2012 referendum in vote this spring  nwitimes.com

CHESTERTON — Duneland School Corp. will be seeking an extension of its $41 million 2012 referendum in a public vote this May.



BOYS BASKETBALL: Chesterton’s Jake Wadding leading while learning his own potential  nwitimes.com

Jake Wadding's redevelopment is an ongoing process that started in the middle of last season and continues with Times No. 7 Chesterton (13-4).



Chesterton High School Seniors Honored, Scholarship Winners Named in 2018  ValpoLife.com

Chesterton High School hosted the annual Senior Honors Night on Monday in the Auditorium. Dozens of students were honored with a variety of awards and ...



2021's Nikki Groceman dreams of playing at Notre Dame  Youth1

Nikki Groceman is one of the best players from the Crown Point, Indiana area in the Class of 2021. The 5-foot-4, 125-pound Groceman, who attends Chesterton ...



UPDATE: Porter Co. Sheriff's Office: Not credible threat to Chesterton High School came from 'hacked' social media account  The Times of Northwest Indiana

CHESTERTON — Police and the Porter County Sheriff's Office said all parties involved in a social media post Sunday night threatening Chesterton High School ...



Duneland School Corporation 2018-2019 Registration Information  ValpoLife.com

Registration Information for Returning Students Beginning on Monday, July 16, parents of all returning Duneland School students may register their children ...



Latest batch of Duneland retirees includes high school principal  nwitimes.com

CHESTERTON — The Duneland School Board accepted three more retirements Monday, including that of Chesterton High School Principal Jeff Van Drie.



2018 in Review: Election snafu, county lease, school angst, CHS student success  Chesterton Tribune

By KEVIN NEVERS. Call 2018 the Year of Magical Thinking. The year when Porter County Clerk of Courts Karen Martin looked the County Council in the eye ...



Chesterton High School class builds for the community  The Times of Northwest Indiana

CHESTERTON — If you walked onto the back lot at Chesterton High School, you might think you were on the set of HGTV's popular shows, "Property Brothers" ...



Family: Chesterton High School student who died in tragic crash was a 'guiding light'  The Times of Northwest Indiana

PORTAGE — Even in death, Amera Abu-Hakmeh wanted to leave the world better than how she left it, according to her stepfather, Armando Gomez.



Chesterton Girls Sectional Prelim Swim Meet at Chesterton Brings Out Best from NWI Teams  LaPorteCountyLife.com

Time drops, tapering, flip turns, heats, and kicks may not mean something outside of swimming circles, but on the pool deck at Sectional preliminaries, you will ...



CHS to present 'Looking Glass Alice in Wonderland'  Chesterton Tribune

Chesterton High School Family Theatre will present Looking Glass Alice in Wonderland, adapted by Della Tazel from Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in ...



High School Gymnasts Support and Encourage Teammates at IHSAA Annual Girls Gymnastics Sectionals  PortageLife

The stakes were high Saturday afternoon as hundreds of high school gymnasts across Northwest Indiana competed individually and as a team at the Girls ...



PREP FOOTBALL: Valparaiso rolls over Chesterton | NWI Preps Football  The Times of Northwest Indiana

Big picture: Valparaiso scored four touchdowns in the second quarter to open up a 42-0 halftime lead over rival Chesterton before rolling to a 55-7 win over the ...



Chesterton High School Honor Rolls Recognize 1000 Students for Third Nine Weeks' Accomplishments of 2017-18 School Year  ValpoLife.com

Chesterton High School has recognized 1000 students on its three varying honor rolls for the third nine weeks'. Of those 1000 students, 303 students are listed ...



Duneland chamber honors residents who've made a difference  nwitimes.com

CHESTERTON — Bonnie Gaston was a bit in shock Wednesday when Meg McCarel began to describe this year's Duneland Chamber of Commerce's Duneland ...



Chesterton Trojans Fall to Penn at Regional Semifinals, but Walk with Pride after Remarkable Season  ValpoLife.com

For the Chesterton Trojans, their season-ending 49-42 defeat at the Class 4A IHSAA Regional brought a wave of mixed emotions.



GIRLS SWIMMING: Chesterton wins 27th DAC championship, continues historic streak  The Times of Northwest Indiana

Chesterton has now won 20 consecutive Duneland Athletic Conference championships.



Chesterton High principal to retire in June  Chicago Tribune

Chesterton High School Principal Jeff Van Drie will retire at the end of June. Van Drie, 61, told the Duneland school board earlier this week that his wife will ...



GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY: Chesterton's Bullock known for dedication to her sport  nwitimes.com

Cross country runner Shelby Bullock "represents Chesterton High School as well as any student-athlete we have," according to the Trojans athletic director.



CHS honors 2019 Winter Sports student athletes  Chesterton Tribune

By TR HARLAN. Chesterton High School had a winter season for the record books. Trojan teams won five Sectional titles, three Duneland Athletic Conference ...



Chesterton High School Madrigal Dinners planned  nwitimes.com

Chesterton High School will host the 45th annual Madrigal Dinners.



Chesterton High celebrates 125th graduating class  Chicago Tribune

Chesterton High School will celebrate the 125th anniversary of its first graduation class Thursday, and administrators are planning celebrations to mark the ...



House suspended in air before being moved to Michigan City for low-income family  nwitimes.com

CHESTERTON — Chesterton High School building trades students watched Tuesday morning as the house they built spun in the air before being lowered onto ...



Gymnasts Show off Their Balance at IHSAA Regional Girls Gymnastic Championship  ValpoLife.com

Gymnastics requires balance. Whether on the floor, the beams, the bar, or the vault, balance is the key to success in this sport. It also extends off the mats as ...



Chesterton High School honor roll | Chesterton News | nwitimes.com  nwitimes.com

The 270 seniors cited on the varying honor rolls are . . .



Chesterton High School Honor Rolls Recognize 1022 Students for Second Nine Weeks' Accomplishments of 2017-18 School Year  ValpoLife.com

Chesterton High School has recognized 1022 students on its three varying honor rolls for the second nine weeks'. Of those 1022 students, 286 students are ...



Here are Region's 29 Four Star Schools for 2017-2018 | Education  The Times of Northwest Indiana

The Indiana Department of Education released its 2017-2018 list of Four Star Schools, naming 29 Northwest Indiana schools in Lake and Porter counties.



Indiana teen with rare disorder gets to shine again at prom  Chicago Daily Herald

CHESTERTON, Ind. -- Tommy Benson and Sophia Burns' friendship is similar to most. When 16-year-old Sophia came to one of Tommy's baseball games last ...



Teen killed in Portage crash was band member, honor roll student at Chesterton High School  The Times of Northwest Indiana

PORTAGE — Amera Abu-Hakmeh appeared to be the All-American girl.



Excitement and Success at Boys Swimming Sectional Finals at Chesterton  PortageLife

All around the Region, student athletes and coaches are putting in long hours of training and practicing as IHSAA tournaments are quickly approaching.



#1StudentNWI: Chesterton's Harry Potter Summer, Travel, and More!  ValpoLife.com

Teacher Spotlight: Charles Smith, a teacher at Chesterton High School, has taught and inspired many students with a love of journalism and the english ...



Chesterton High School Honor Rolls Recognize 1179 Students for First Nine Weeks' Accomplishments of 2017-18 School Year  ValpoLife.com

Chesterton High School has recognized 1179 students on its three varying honor rolls for the first nine weeks'. Of those 1179 students, 338 students are listed on ...



CHS will present 46th annual Madrigal Dinners November 30 to December 2  Chesterton Tribune

The Chesterton High School Music Dept. will present its 46th annual Madrigal Dinners on November 30, December 1 and 2, in the school cafeteria. All seats are ...



Vandy fires coach Bryce Drew after 9-23 year, winless in SEC  The Times of Northwest Indiana

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The worst season in the history of Vanderbilt men's basketball has cost coach Bryce Drew his job.



Chesterton High School sexting incident investigated  WLS-TV

A new sexting investigation in underway involving students at Chesterton High School in northwest Indiana.



Scout's honor: Chesterton High School senior creates 360-foot rosary at St. Patrick Church in Chesterton  nwitimes.com

Most Eagle Scouts take pride in their final project and try to choose something that will impact their community. Chesterton High School senior Jacob Waters ...



Guest Commentary: Why the referendum is a vital choice for Duneland success  Chesterton Tribune

I have taught at Chesterton High School for 25 years, so I was not surprised to see that Chesterton was ranked the #1 community in Indiana to raise a family.



15 nominated as the Chesterton High School Football Homecoming royalty contestants  nwitimes.com

CHESTERTON — Chesterton High School Football Homecoming royalty includes 15 contestants. The four students nominated for queen are seniors Alexa ...



Duneland Intermediate Schools Honor Rolls Recognize Students for First Nine Weeks' Accomplishments of 2018-19 School Year  ValpoLife.com

Liberty Intermediate School has recognized 268 students on the honor roll for earning at least 3.0 grade point average for the first nine weeks'. Of those, 125 ...



JIM PETERS: Dave Keammerer has been the golden voice of Chesterton High School athletics  nwitimes.com

Over the last four decades, the resonating voice of Dave Keammerer has become as iconic a part of Chesterton sports as the Trojan logo itself.



Chesterton Trojans Defeat Portage Indians at Boy's Basketball Conference Game with Score of 70-39  PortageLife

Game after game, the boys and girls of the Region's sports teams show how to face a challenge with grace, grit, and determination. When the Portage Indians ...



CHS Speech and Debate places 9 students at Nationals  Chesterton Tribune

The Chesterton High School Speech and Debate team returned from a week-long competition in Fort Lauderdale for the National Speech and Debate ...



Chesterton High School graduates enjoy one last laugh together  nwitimes.com

CHESTERTON – The sound of laughter echoing through the CHS Football Stadium brought unity to more than 440 Chesterton High School graduates during ...



Construction class: Chesterton students progress on house build  Chicago Tribune

Although he plans to go into science rather than construction, Joey Collins signed up for Chesterton High School's Building Trades class to round out his ...



Chesterton High School | Porter County News | nwitimes.com  nwitimes.com

CHS Honor Rolls recognize 1022 students for fourth nine weeks' accomplishments. Chesterton High School has recognized 1018 students on its three varying ...



Final year of ISTEP sees stable scores Saint Pats excels  Chesterton Tribune

By LILY REX. The Indiana Department of Education (DOE) today released scores for the 2018 ISTEP+ tests Indiana students took in spring--and the last round of ...



Chesterton Middle School Honor Rolls Recognize Students for First Nine Weeks' Accomplishments of 2018-19 School Year  ValpoLife.com

Chesterton Middle School has recognized 564 students on the Honor Roll for achieving a minimum 3.0 GPA for the first nine weeks. Of those, 244 students are ...



School board hires athletic coaches  Chesterton Tribune

Correction: Sara Glazner continues as CHS World Language Club Sponsor. In the printed version of this Sept. 19, 2018, Chesterton Tribune article listing new ...



Education roundup: International Day; CMS Science Olympiad team qualifies for state  nwitimes.com

International Day. CROWN POINT — Students in Rachel Skinner's third grade class at St. Mary Catholic Community School were treated to a variety of delicious ...



Bright minds gather for Science Olympiad at Indiana University Northwest  nwitimes.com

GARY — A host of future engineers and scientists gathered for the 18th annual Science Olympiad Regional Competition to flex their young, scientific minds in a ...



Annual Big Band Bash this weekend | Lake County News  nwitimes.com

The Chesterton High School Jazz Band Ensemble will host their annual Big Band Bash at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday in the school cafeteria. There will be music ...



Students bring ye olde England to 45th annual Madrigal Dinner in Chesterton  The Times of Northwest Indiana

CHESTERTON — Northwest Indiana “lordes” and “ladyes” were welcomed to an Elizabethan Christmas celebration at the 45th annual Madrigal Dinner on ...



NW Indiana students face detention, praise during walkout advocating gun reform  Chicago Tribune

As 17 minutes of silence ticked by, Chesterton High School students held a sign Wednesday morning for each victim of America's latest mass shooting in ...



Northwest Indiana students plan gun protest on anniversary of Columbine  Chicago Tribune

Students from five Porter County high schools will participate in a protest marking the Columbine anniversary.



Chesterton student arrested after allegedly offering drugs on Snapchat  The Times of Northwest Indiana

A Chesterton High School student was arrested this week after he allegedly offered drugs for sale on Snapchat.



Volunteer efforts rebuilding homes, neighbors’ lives in Duneland communities  nwitimes.com

CHESTERTON — Some volunteers were painting fences. Others pulled a tree stump from the ground. Others cleaned cemetery grounds.



CHS Speech and Debate team hosts annual Skeffington Memorial Invite  Chesterton Tribune

The Chesterton High School Speech and Debate team hosted its annual “Skeffington Memorial” Speech Invitational last weekend. Ten schools, bringing 250 ...



Walkout students disciplined: Either essay or community service  Chesterton Tribune

Parents of students who participated in the walk-out at both Chesterton High School and Chesterton Middle School on March 14 received notice late Friday ...



Coin flip came up big | News  News Dispatch

La PORTE – Haley Harkness admits she flipped a coin to decide where to attend high school. And she got it right.



CHS Speech and Debate has a winning weekend at two events  Chesterton Tribune

The Chesterton High School Speech and Debate team had an excellent showing this weekend in two different tournaments, The Glenbrooks in north suburban ...



CHS Debate nearly sweeps IUN weekend tournament  Chesterton Tribune

Although it was a smaller than usual tournament, the results for the Chesterton High School debate team loomed large as they prepare for the postseason.



2019 Sectional Champions: CHS basketball team faces No 9 Penn Saturday to open Regional play  Chesterton Tribune

By TR HARLAN. Right back to work on Monday. Chesterton coach Marc Urban enjoyed his weekend, but it was right back to practice as the Trojan boys ...



Duneland, state edge up in 2017 ISTEP scores  Chesterton Tribune

By JEFF SCHULTZ. The Indiana Department of Education today released the scores of the 2017 ISTEP+ test taken by Indiana students last spring. The DOE ...



West Point cadet from Chesterton High School died in Texas flooding  The Times of Northwest Indiana

A recent Chesterton High School graduate was one of nine soldiers from Fort Hood who died in flooding in Texas.



Chesterton High School graduation  nwitimes.com

CHESTERTON | More than 400 students graduated Thursday night from Chesterton High School on a night that marked the school's 125th commencement.



StoryPoint of Chesterton to Offer Independent and Enhanced Living Options for Residents  ValpoLife.com

StoryPoint Senior Living in Chesterton is already providing great activities to the community. Through community outreach, visits from the Friendly Fork food truck ...



Chesterton High School honors 5% Club recipients  nwitimes.com

CHESTERTON — Chesterton High School hosted the 27th annual 5% Club Banquet for those 22 students in the top 5% of the senior class of 2016 at the Spa ...



Chesterton High School lists honor roll | Chesterton News  nwitimes.com

CHS Honor Rolls recognize 969 students for fourth nine weeks' accomplishments.



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