Press Releases | September 1, 2015

Sixth ‘Educational Bus Tour’ to hit the road again this month

Indianapolis – The Mind Trust will host its sixth in a series of "Educational Bus Tours," which highlight high-performing public schools in Indianapolis for local parents, educators and community members later this month.

Each bus tour visits two successful schools in Indianapolis to demonstrate innovative and effective techniques and practices in action.

The tours are co-sponsored by the Indianapolis Public Schools, UNCF, 100 Black Men of Indianapolis, La Plaza and the Expectations Project.

When: Tuesday, Sept. 22; 8:30 a.m.- 12 noon

(The tour will depart at 8:45 a.m. the Julia Carson Government Center, 300 E. Fall Creek Pkwy.)

Where: Carl Wilde School (IPS #79), 5002 W. 34th St.; Christel House Academy South, 2717 S. East St.

RSVP: To sign up for the bus tour, visit or call (317) 803-7082.

Previous bus tours have highlighted the Center for Inquiry (IPS #27), Herron High School, Gambold Preparatory Magnet School, Enlace Academy, Arlington Woods Elementary School (IPS #99), Tindley Collegiate Academy, Rousseau McClellan Montessori School (IPS #91), Phalen Leadership Academy Brookside Elementary School (IPS #54) and Paramount School of Excellence.