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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 ...



Chesterton High School Class of 2020 Rising Stars  ValpoLife.com

Class of 2020 Rising Stars: Four Chesterton High School juniors have been recognized as Class of 2020 Rising Stars of Indiana in the Indiana Association of ...



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

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 ...



Another Duneland boy detained after reportedly making joke school threat  Chesterton Tribune

Two days after two Chesterton Middle School boys were detained following a threat to “shoot up a school” posted to social media, a third Duneland Schools ...



Split CHS Speech team has strong showing at two tourneys  Chesterton Tribune

The Chesterton High School Speech Team had an excellent showing in its last split weekend of the season. A select group traveled to suburban Minneapolis to ...



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 ...



Bearcats move forward in February  ValpoLife.com

Ending the Winter Season With the start of February comes the end of winter sports at Wheeler. Both boys' and girls' teams are wrapping up their seasons and ...



Dozens of Schools Close, Delay Start Due to Winter Weather  NBC Chicago

Several Illinois and northwest Indiana schools closed or delayed start times on Wednesday as a mix of freezing rain and snow fell across the Chicago area.



Chesterton Girls Sectional Prelim Swim Meet at Chesterton Brings Out Best from NWI Teams  PortageLife

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 ...



#1StudentNWI: Chesterton looks towards Winter Play and Big Band Bash  ValpoLife.com

Community Member Spotlight Kat Lutze is the co-director of the upcoming winter play “Looking Glass Alice” at Chesterton High School. The play is open to all ...



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 ...



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 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.



Annual Big Band Bash this weekend  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 ...



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 ...



'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.



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.



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 ...



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, ...



Reunions: Chesterton High School Class of 1983  nwitimes.com

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



Sports Shorts: Feb. 10 | Sports  News Dispatch

Perfect Penn, Crown Point in La Porte Regional final.



Sports Shorts: Feb. 16 | Sports  The Herald Argus

Westville beats Morgan Township in boys hoops. Behind 19 points from Josh DeChantal and 14 points from Jace Woods, Westville's boys basketball team beat ...



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.



Dozens of Schools Close, Delay Start Due to Dangerous Cold  NBC Chicago

Several Illinois and northwest Indiana schools closed or delayed start times on Friday as dangerously cold temperatures descended on the Chicago area.



Caroline Ausema performs in All State Choir  Chesterton Tribune

Chesterton High School Soprano Caroline Ausema (grade 11) was selected and performed in the All-State Choir in Ft. Wayne this past Saturday. Ausema, was ...



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

Chesterton High School hosted its commencement on Thursday.



Sports Shorts: Jan. 30 | Sports  The Herald Argus

Weather forces girls hoops sectional changes. Weather conditions have forced all the girls basketball sectionals to postpone and reschedule games.



Local Career and Technical District Continues to Be Among the Best in Indiana  PortageLife

Porter County Career and Technical Education (PCCTE) is among five districts in Indiana that met all performance indicators in the most recent year studied.



DEF scholarship raffle to kick off at tonight's CHS basketball game  Chesterton Tribune

The Duneland Education Foundation will kick off the Annual $10,000 Scholarship Raffle at the Chesterton High School Varsity boys basketball game today ...



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 ...



Police calls plummet in 2018; violent crime up slightly; property crime down  Chesterton Tribune

By KEVIN NEVERS. The Chesterton Police Department is reporting a dramatic decrease in the number of calls for *service* in 2018. The CPD is also reporting a ...



Sports Shorts: Feb. 13  The Herald Argus

State wrestling pairings set. The brackets for Friday's first round of the state wrestling finals were announced Sunday night. No. 17 (per Indiana Mat) Noah Perez ...



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 ...



CHS to host Big Band Bash on Friday and Saturday Feb 1 and 2  Chesterton Tribune

The Chesterton High School Jazz Band Ensemble will host their annual Big Band Bash on Friday and Saturday, February 1 and 2, at 7:00 p.m. in the CHS ...



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 ...



CHS students participate in AllState Orchestra  Chesterton Tribune

This past weekend, three Chesterton High School students, Libby Gibson (grade 10), Gavin Dooley (11), and Sarah Harmon (12), rehearsed and performed with ...



Judith Malasto appointed interim Duneland school superintendent  nwitimes.com

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



Sports Shorts: Feb. 7 | Sports  The Herald Argus

La Porte athletic schedule changes. The boys swim sectional originally scheduled at La Porte on Feb. 14 & 16 will now be at Chesterton High School.



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.



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 ...



Sports Shorts: Feb. 11 | Sports  The Herald Argus

Perfect Crown Point wins La Porte Regional. Crown Point (28-0) won the Class 4A La Porte Girls Basketball Regional, topping Penn (25-1) 54-47 in overtime in ...



Trampolining club can offer MORE classes after £8,000 investment!  Stoke-on-Trent Live

Organisers at a trampolining club have a *fresh* spring in their step after landing a four-figure windfall to put on classes for both young children and brave ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



IU Northwest Names Jordan Lewis Its First Head Men's Soccer Coach  PortageLife

Indiana University Northwest has announced the hiring of Jordan Lewis as its first head coach to lead its newly founded men's soccer program, set to begin play ...



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 ...



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.



PREP FOOTBALL: Valparaiso rolls over Chesterton  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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



CHS Speech takes big win at Munster  Chesterton Tribune

On Saturday, Nov. 3, the Chesterton High School Speech team traveled to Munster for its first all-team tournament of the year. Eight different schools and over ...



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" ...



Gallery: Chesterton at Valparaiso football action | Prep Sports Photo Galleries  nwitimes.com

Chesterton and Valparaiso face off in Friday football action.



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 ...



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

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



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Chesterton High School Madrigal Dinners planned  nwitimes.com

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



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.



Duneland School Board awards contracts on 3 summer projects  nwitimes.com

CHESTERTON — The Duneland School Board awarded contracts Monday for three construction projects to be done over the summer.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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

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



Chesterton High School math teacher receives Teacher Tribute from Stanford University  nwitimes.com

Chesterton High School math teacher Chris Hackett was formally acknowledged with a certificate and letter from Stanford University as an educator who played ...



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 ...



Monument unveiled honoring Duneland-area vets killed in service  Chicago Tribune

A *service* was held at Chesterton High School to unveil a new monument engraved wtih the names of Duneland-area veterans who died while in *service*, ...



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 ...



Students take to the streets, microphone to help end gun violence  nwitimes.com

Students from across the Region left their classrooms Friday and raised their voices.



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 ...



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 ...



Students mixed on Crown Point's new graduation system. Other Region schools dropped traditional designations years ago.  nwitimes.com

CROWN POINT — Beginning in 2017, students graduating from Crown Point High School earned a distinction normally associated with colleges and ...



Jaclyn Klimczak Puts Cincinnati on the Board with Verbal to Class of 2023  SwimSwam

Jaclyn Klimczak of Chesterton High School and Duneland Swim Club has verbally committed to the Bearcats for 2019-20.



Valparaiso and Michigan City roll to decisive wins at Class 4A Chesterton Sectional  nwitimes.com

CHESTERTON — When Brandon Newman left with his third foul, via a technical foul, at 3:43 of the first quarter, a window of opportunity seemed to open for ...



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.



Valparaiso, Chesterton teams debate environmental policy  nwitimes.com

VALPARAISO — In tackling environmental issues, should the United States think globally or remain within its borders? Debate teams from Chesterton and ...



CHS Debate team dominant at Penn High  Chesterton Tribune

Chesterton High School faced off against the majority of teams from the northern third of Indiana at the Dawn Troyer Commemorative tournament, hosted by ...



Craft shows, tree lightings and other events to fill your holiday dance card  nwitimes.com

Here is a sampling of the holiday events on tap in the Region.



Chesterton High School to host drug prevention program  nwitimes.com

CHESTERTON — Chesterton High School will host a drug prevention and outreach program from 7 to 9 p.m. March 9 in the school auditorium.



CHS Music Dept. to host Big Band Bash Feb. 9 and 10  nwitimes.com

The Chesterton High School music department will once again present an evening of music and dancing that showcases the students of the Chesterton High ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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

Chesterton High School has recognized 969 students on the Honor Roll for earning at least a 3.00 grade point average for the third nine weeks'.



Gwen Genovese  nwitimes.com

CHESTERTON, IN - Gwen Genovese, 78 passed away early Thursday morning, January 31, 2019 in her hometown of Chesterton. She was the loving daughter ...



Prom royalty at Chesterton High School  nwitimes.com

Chesterton High School candidates for junior/senior prom royalty are princess candidates, front, left to right, Carley Lowe, Shelby Snyder, Bethany Van Drie, and ...



Chesterton singers to perform with rock band Foreigner  nwitimes.com

The Sandpipers will perform on stage Wednesday night with the legendary rock band Foreigner. Members of the Chesterton High School show choir will perform ...



Duneland welcomes Ginger Bolinger as new school chief  Chicago Tribune

Ginger Bolinger wasn't looking for a new job when a search firm contacted her about interviewing for the top school post in the Duneland School Corp. Bolinger ...



Some Region residents face struggles finding housing they can afford  The Times of Northwest Indiana

Patty Vande Velde, left, Michelle Labus and Karen Mitseff stand outside a building at the Valparaiso apartment complex where they live in subsidized ...



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