August 24, 2016
Two new charter high schools get a boost from the Mind Trust

Indianapolis Public Schools might be losing a few high schools in the coming years, but with The Mind Trust’s support, two charter high schools could open as soon as next fall.

Read More Read full article on
| July 25, 2016
Mayor, IPS, The Mind Trust to cut ribbon on Global Prep Academy, another new IPS Innovation School

Indianapolis – Mayor Joe Hogsett, Indianapolis Public Schools (IPS) superintendent Dr. Lewis D. Ferebee and The Mind Trust will join local students, families and teachers to cut the ribbon onGlobal Preparatory Academy (GPA), one of IPS’ newest Innovation Network Schools, later this week. Innovation Network Schools are a new category of public schools made possible […]

Read More Download press release
| July 8, 2016
Public school enrollment to become more equitable, efficient and transparent

Byline:  Lewis Hubbard Group Indiana is often lauded as a champion of school choice. Indianapolis, for example, offers families a multitude of opportunities to find the right schools for their children.  Not only are there many vibrant private schools, there are now a wide array of public school options, including:  traditional public schools, magnet schools, […]

Read More Download op-ed
June 20, 2016
Kindezi Academy awarded grant to implement leadership training program for students

Indianapolis – Kindezi Academy @ Joyce Kilmer 69, Indianapolis’ newest Innovation Network School, has been selected from hundreds of schools across the country to receive a grant from to implement The Leader in Me, FranklinCovey’s whole-school transformation process for teaching 21st century leadership principles and skills to K-12 students. is a private grant-making charity that provides […]

Read More Download press release
June 15, 2016
Tenth ‘Education Bus Tour’ to visit popular summer learning program

Indianapolis – The Mind Trust will host its 10th in a series of “Education Bus Tours,” which highlight high-performing public schools in Indianapolis for local parents, educators and community members later this month. This month’s tour will feature the 100 Black Men of Indianapolis’ Summer Academy, one of the city’s excellent summer learning and enrichment […]

Read More Download Press Release