Uncategorized | March 17, 2016

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

Indianapolis – The Mind Trust will host its ninth 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:    Thursday, April 14;  8:30 a.m. – 12 noon (The tour will depart at 8:45 a.m. from the Julia Carson Government Center, 300 E. Fall Creek Pkwy.)

Where:    Francis W. Parker Elementary School (IPS #56), 2353 Columbia Ave.;  Hope Academy, 8102 Clearvista Pkwy.

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

Previous bus tours have highlighted:  Avondale Meadows Academy, Cold Spring School, 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.