Elkhart Community Schools proudly serves families from every area of Elkhart. In total, ECS has 13 elementary schools, 3 middle schools, 1 high school, and a career center for high school students. Additionally, ECS serves our youngest Pre-K students through our PACE, TAPP, Title I Preschool, and Head Start programs.
Our thirteen elementary schools are warm, caring, friendly places that are safe for children, families, community and staff. Students in Elkhart learn the foundation of their education through our elementary schools, and begin career and interest exploration. Elementary students are introduced to athletics, band, and orchestra. Students are encouraged to participate in volunteer activities in the community. Our diverse and talented elementary school staff are dedicated to being lifetime learners themselves. As dedicated professionals, they are eager to try new strategies and activities to help students achieve.
Elkhart Community Schools’ three middle schools are a place for students to prepare for high school and the future. Students in middle school are encouraged to explore their passions and talents through high level classes, specialized curriculum, groups and organizations.
Students at Elkhart High School and the Elkhart Area Career Center are further educated and encouraged to explore their passions, as they prepare for graduation. Students not only receive the state-required basics, but are also taught life skills, such as money management. Students at EHS are able to participate in a variety of programs that can help them identify potential paths for their future including post-secondary education, specialized trades and the military. Students are also encouraged to participate in one of the over 50 clubs offered to learn more about themselves and their interests.
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