Press Releases | December 18, 2015

Eighth ‘Educational Bus Tour’ to hit the road again next month

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

Each bus tour visits two successful public 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, Jan. 12, 2016; 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: Avondale Meadows Academy, 3980 Meadows Dr.; Cold Spring School, 3650 Cold Spring Rd.

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

Previous bus tours have highlighted George W. Julian Elementary School 57, Tindley Preparatory Academy, Carl Wilde Elementary School 79, Christel House Academy South, the Center for Inquiry 27, Herron High School, Gambold Preparatory Magnet School, Enlace Academy, Arlington Woods Elementary School 99, Tindley Collegiate Academy, Rousseau McClellan Montessori School 91, Phalen Leadership Academy, Brookside Elementary School 54 and Paramount School of Excellence.