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September
September 28, 2016

Ingham ISD Seeks Business and Community Input on Strategic Plan

Mason, MI – Ingham Intermediate School District will begin to gather input and feedback from stakeholders for its strategic planning process.

September 27, 2016

MDE Launches Campaign to Recognize and Celebrate Michigan Educators

LANSING – The Michigan Department of Education today launched a multi-media campaign to recognize and celebrate the great work being done by Michigan educators. The campaign is called “Proud Michigan Educator."

September 21, 2016

INGHAM ISD BOARD MEETING ACTIONS

The Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on September 20, 2016.

September 15, 2016

State Board Of Education Approves New School Guidance Protecting LGBT Students

LANSING – The State Board of Education today approved new voluntary guidance to assist schools in creating school environments where LGBT students can live, learn and thrive. 

September 13, 2016

LCC Youth Fall 2016

The LCC Youth Program is offering GATE and A+ Classes for Fall 2016! 

August
August 31, 2016

Gov. Rick Snyder lowers flags in honor of fallen Beartown Firefighters

Gov. Rick Snyder has ordered U.S. and Michigan flags to be lowered to half-staff Wednesday, August 31 and Thursday, September 1 on all state buildings and within the state Capitol complex in honor of James Shelifoe, Jr. and Alan Swartz, firefighters with the Beartown Fire Department who died Saturday, August 27.

August 31, 2016

M-STEP Scores Increase in Nearly Two-Thirds of Grades, Subjects

Statewide assessments scored a multiple success this spring with students showing proficiency gains in nearly two-thirds of the grades and subjects tested; students spent less time testing, and schools receiving results earlier than last year, the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) announced today.

August 17, 2016

INGHAM ISD BOARD MEETING ACTIONS

The Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on August 16, 2016.

August 10, 2016

Supt. Whiston Calls for Action on State Education Funding Study

LANSING – State Superintendent Brian Whiston today called for legislative action to help improve the funding needs for Michigan schools.

August 8, 2016

For children who have a sibling with a disability...

Grand Valley State University (GVSU) Therapeutic Recreation faculty are looking for children aged 8-12 years old, who have a sibling with a adisability, to participate in a research study on the benefits of using books and activiities to hep them identify and understand their feelings about their sibling.

July
July 25, 2016

Culinary Arts Students Offered Over $500,000 in Scholarships

Fourteen students from the Culinary Arts & Hospitality program at the Capital Area Career Center (CACC) recently traveled to San Diego, California for the Family, Career & Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) national leadership conference. Students competed in a variety of categories, earning 4 gold medals, 2 silver medals and one bronze medal. Additionally, because of how they scored, the students were offered $501,500 in scholarship opportunities to a variety of colleges.

July 20, 2016

INGHAM ISD BOARD MEETING ACTIONS

The Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on July 19, 2016.

July 18, 2016

Ingham County Juvenile Justice Millage on Aug 2 Ballot

The renewal of Ingham County's Juvenile Justice Millage is on the August 2nd primary ballot. Ingham County has used Millage funds to become a state of the art evidence based court, being one of the leaders in the state in reducing recidivism among high risk youth.

 

July 13, 2016

Early On System Impacting Local Families

Early On is a coordinated system of early intervention services mandated by Federal legislation designed to assist families in accessing and coordinating social, health and educational services. 

June
June 16, 2016

2015-16 Early On Annual Report

Early On is a coordinated system of early intervention services mandated by Federal legislation (Part C of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act).  It is designed to assist families in accessing and coordinating social, health and educational services that will promote the development of their young child with a disability or developmental delay under age three.  

June 14, 2016

Ingham ISD Teacher Appears on Jeopardy! as Part of Teacher’s Week

On the evening of May 10th, William “Bill” Knuth, a teacher at Ingham Intermediate School District (Ingham ISD), gathered with family and friends in Williamston to watch his final appearance on Jeopardy!. Knuth was competing in one of the two semifinal rounds as part of the show’s Teacher’s Week Tournament. 

May
May 31, 2016

Dr. Scott Koenigsknecht Receives Distinguished Service Award

On May 12, 2016, Dr. Scott Koenigsknecht received the Stanley and Blanche Ash Distinguished Service Award from Montcalm Community College (MCC) for his service to the community.

May 19, 2016

Career Center Students Earn Breaking Traditions Recognition

Four female students from the Capital Area Career Center (CACC) were recently recognized with 2016 Breaking Traditions awards from the Michigan Department of Education’s Office of Career and Technical Education.

May 18, 2016

Engineering Students Place First in Square One Competition

The Capital Area Career Center Engineering team placed first in the Square One Innovative Design competition on May 14. Students participated in the Endurance category which posed a challenge to create a vehicle that could travel the longest distance in one hour. 

May 18, 2016

INGHAM ISD BOARD MEETING ACTIONS

The Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a special board meeting on May 17, 2016.

May 18, 2016

Teacher Recruitment Fair

SABIS Educational Systems is looking to fill vacancies at three SABIS School Network member schools in Mighigan. 

May 17, 2016

Ingham ISD Hosts 16th Annual Student Art Exhibit

On the evening of May 4, 2016, Ingham Intermediate School District (Ingham ISD) hosted part one of the 16th Annual Ingham Student Art Exhibit in conjunction with the Lansing Art Gallery and the Michigan Education Leadership Group (MELG).

May 2, 2016

Career Center Hosting Student Showcase and Clothing Drive

The Capital Area Career Center (CACC) will be hosting two events during the month of May the public is invited to attend.

April
April 25, 2016

BioScience Students Participate in CTE Showcase

The BioScience Careers program at the Capital Area Career Center (CACC) was selected as one of only 15 Career and Technical Education programs to participate in the CTE Showcase at the state Capitol building on April 20, 2016.

April 20, 2016

Precision Machining Students Take Top Honors at SkillsUSA

Students from the Capital Area Career Center (CACC) participated in the SkillsUSA State Leadership and Skills Conference April 7-9 at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel in Grand Rapids.

April 14, 2016

Ingham Impact Podcast Features Early Childhood

At Ingham ISD, Early Childhood staff support teachers and families from pregnancy to Kindergarten.
April 13, 2016

INGHAM ISD BOARD MEETING ACTIONS

The Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a special board meeting on April 12, 2016.

April 4, 2016

Culinary Arts Students Advance to FCCLA Nationals

On March 17 and 18, thirteen students from the Capital Area Career Center's (CACC) Culinary Arts & Hospitality program competed in the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) State Leadership Conference at the Valley Plaza Resort in Midland, Michigan.

March
March 30, 2016

INGHAM ISD BOARD MEETING ACTIONS

The Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a special board meeting on March 29, 2016.
March 30, 2016

Snyder lowers flags in honor of former House Speaker Curtis

Lansing, Mich. - Gov. Rick Snyder has ordered U.S. flags within the State Capitol Complex to be lowered to half-staff on Thursday, March 31, in recognition of former Speaker of the House, Curtis Hertel Sr. who died Sunday, March 27.

March 28, 2016

Alumni Inducted to CACC Wall-of-Fame, Scholarships Awarded

On March 23, six alumni of the Capital Area Career Center (CACC) were inducted into the CACC Wall-of-Fame. This recognition took place as part of the CACC's annual Wall-of-Fame and Scholarship Dinner which also included the presentation of over $20,000 of scholarships to Career Center seniors to continue their education.

March 28, 2016

Public Comment Period Extended

LANSING - The Public Comment period for the Draft Guidance document on Safe and Supportive Learning Environments for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning (LGBTQ) Students will be extended at least another 30 days.

March 25, 2016

INGHAM ISD BOARD MEETING ACTIONS

The Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a special board meeting on March 24, 2016.
March 24, 2016

BIOSCIENCE CAREERS STUDENTS ATTEND FFA STATE CONVENTION

On March 9 and 10, six Capital Area Career Center (CACC) students from the BioScience Careers program competed in the Future Farmers of America (FFA) state convention at Michigan State University.

March 21, 2016

Kids Count Data Book Reflects Challenges for Children

Today, the 2016 Kids Count in Michigan Data Book was released showing that challenges still exist for Ingham County's children. According to the Michigan League for Public Policy, "the data released echoes concerns and issues that have been bringing national attention to Michigan.

March 17, 2016

INGHAM ISD BOARD MEETING ACTIONS

The Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on March 15, 2016.

March 11, 2016

Students Advance to SkillsUSA State Competition

Twenty-nine students from the Capital Area Career Center (CACC) have competed in regional SkillsUSA competitions at various locations or qualified directly and have earned the honor of advancing to state competition.

March 9, 2016

CACC’s Fresh & Furious Food Truck Ready to Deliver

On December 15, 2015, the Capital Area Career Center (CACC) hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Fresh & Furious Food Truck. This food truck concept was developed by high school students from the development of a business plan to truck design and menu creation. It is the first of its kind for a high school program in the State of Michigan.

March 1, 2016

Closed due to inclement weather

Ingham ISD will be closed on Tuesday, March 1 due to inclement weather.

March 1, 2016

Ingham ISD Closed March 2 due to weather conditions

Ingham ISD will be closed on Wednesday, March 2 due to inclement weather. The Ingham School Officers Association meeting is cancelled.

February
February 25, 2016

Ingham ISD Closed Friday, February 26

Ingham ISD programs and offices will be closed on Friday, February 26 due to inclement weather.

February 24, 2016

February 25 Closure Due to Inclement Weather

All Ingham ISD programs and offices will be closed on Thursday, February 25 due to inclement weather.

Feb. 24, 2016

Ingham ISD Closing at 2:00 PM, Evening Events Cancelled

Ingham ISD has cancelled afternoon classes for the Career Center and other student programs are being dismissed early today, February 24th.  All evening activiites scheduled at Ingham ISD have been cancelled including the PSAT/SAT Informational Event.

February 17, 2016

INGHAM ISD BOARD MEETING ACTIONS

The Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on February 16, 2016.

February 16, 2016

Transition Fair Showcases Resources for Families

On Saturday, March 5, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm, The Ingham Intermediate School District (ISD) Parent Advisory Committee will host a Transition Fair in the Capital Area Career Center building at 611 Hagadorn Road in Mason.

February 10, 2016

Career Center Students Advance to HOSA State Competition

On January 22, thirty-seven Capital Area Career Center (CACC) students from the Health Occupations program competed in the Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) Regional Leadership Conference at Jackson College.

February 2, 2016

Culinary Arts Program Receives Excellence in Practice Award

On Monday, February 1, the Capital Area Career Center's (CACC) Culinary Arts & Hospitality program was awarded a 2016 Excellence in Practice award from the Michigan Department of Education at the Michigan Career Education Conference held in Grand Rapids.

January
January 28, 2016

Career Center BioScience Students Learn from Industry Expert

On January 26, 2016, the Capital Area Career Center (CACC) welcomed Tony Lupo, Director of Technical Services with Neogen Corporation to the BioScience Careers program to work with students on food safety testing.

January 28, 2016

Ingham ISD Recognizes School Board Members

On January 20, 2016, Ingham Intermediate School District (ISD) recognized Board Members for their continuous support and commitment to student achievement. January is Board Recognition Month and Ingham ISD along with 541 local and 56 intermediate school districts across the state are thanking these volunteers for their untiring dedication to public education.

January 27, 2016

Students Advance to BPA State Competition

On January 8, 2016, 49 students from the Capital Area Career Center (CACC) participated in the Region 9 Business Professionals of America (BPA) student competition at Baker College in Owosso. Twenty-three of the 49 students placed high enough in regional competition to advance to the State Leadership Conference.