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June
June 21, 2017
State Superintendent Praises the Budget Agreement for Michigan Schools

Increased funding in the foundation allowance for schools; more funding to support At-Risk students; and funding to assist schools with Partnership Agreements drew the praise of State Superintendent Brian Whiston today.

June 16, 2017
2017-18 Model School Library Award Goes to Plymouth Canton’s East Middle School

East Middle School’s Library Media Center has won the state’s 2017-18 Model 21st Century School Library (SL 21) award for excelling at the important library skillset of collaboration, the Library of Michigan (LM) announced today. 

June 13, 2017
2017 Letters About Literature National Winners Announced

Michigan has two national winners for the Letters About Literature 2017 program, the Michigan Department of Education announced today.

June 9, 2017
Michigan Sees Preschool Spending and Enrollment Increases

Michigan has become a leader in access and quality standards for 4-year-olds as steady investments in public preschool funding has helped the state rise to become 15th in the nation, the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) announced today.

June 7, 2017
Meet Up and Eat Up -- Summer Meals for Kids

Michigan children in low-income communities need to continue receiving healthy meals when school is out for the summer and the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) is announcing multiple ways for families to find the nearest locations of the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) for children across the state.

June 6, 2017
Career Center Students Earn Breaking Traditions Recognition

Three female students from the Capital Area Career Center (CACC) were recently recognized with 2017 Breaking Traditions awards from the Michigan Department of Education’s Office of Career and Technical Education. Breaking Traditions awards recognize students for their accomplishments in a non-traditional career and technical education program for his/her gender.

May
May 31, 2017
Gov. Rick Snyder lowers flags in honor of Sgt. Terrence Hinton

Gov. Rick Snyder has ordered U.S. and Michigan flags to be lowered to half-staff Thursday, June 1, on all state buildings and within the state Capitol complex in honor of U.S. Army Sgt. Terrence Hinton, who died Sunday, May 14.

May 30, 2017
Career Center Students Place at BPA Nationals

On May 10-14, 2017, students from the Capital Area Career Center’s (CACC) Programming & Mobile Applications program traveled to Orlando, Florida to compete in the Business Professionals of America 2017 National Leadership Conference. Business Professionals of America (BPA) is a national student organization which encourages student growth in the development of leadership skills, personal and professional growth, and career related competencies.

May 25, 2017
Gov. Rick Snyder lowers flags for Memorial Day

Gov. Rick Snyder has joined President Donald Trump’s call for all United States flags to be lowered to half-staff in observance of Memorial Day on Monday, May 29. 

May 17, 2017
INGHAM ISD BOARD MEETING ACTIONS

The Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on May 16, 2017.

May 12, 2017
Gov. Rick Snyder lowers flags in honor of state Rep. John Kivela

Gov. Rick Snyder has ordered U.S. and Michigan flags to be lowered to half-staff Friday, May 12, within the state Capitol complex and within the 109th District of the House of Representatives in honor of state Rep. John Kivela, who died Tuesday, May 9

May 11, 2017
32 Michigan Students Earn 2017 Breaking Traditions Awards

Overcoming obstacles and stereotypes to achieve success in career and technical education (CTE) programs, 32 students statewide are winners of the Michigan Department of Education’s 2017 Breaking Traditions Awards, State Superintendent Brian Whiston announced today.

May 11, 2017
Michigan Receives Grant to Boost Educator Role in ESSA Implementation

Twenty Michigan teachers will be selected to serve on a key leadership panel to help implement the state’s Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) plan, under a grant from a national education organization, the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) announced today.

May 10, 2017
2017 CACC Showcase Press Release

The Capital Area Career Center (CACC) will host its annual Year-End Student Showcase on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 from 4:00 – 8:00 pm. The free event, which is open to the public, will be held at 611 Hagadorn Road in Mason, on the Ingham Intermediate School District campus

May 10, 2017
Transformation Zones Named to Help Implement Strategies for Top 10 in 10 Initiatives

The Michigan Department of Education (MDE) has signed Memoranda of Understanding with three intermediate school districts (ISDs) to work collaboratively around selected initiatives from the Top 10 in 10 Strategic Plan, the department announced today.

May 9, 2017
Michigan’s Letters about Literature Winners, Finalists Announced

Twelve students who wrote to living or dead authors about the impact of their books are winners and finalists of Michigan’s 2017 Letters about Literature contest, the Library of Michigan (LM) announced today.

May 8, 2017
Gov. Rick Snyder announces Partnership Agreement

Students in Michigan’s lowest performing schools are on the path to increased academic achievement because of Partnership Agreements signed with the state superintendent, State School Reform Office, local intermediate school districts, and local district partners.

May 5, 2017
Dart Foundation Presents $700,000 Grant to Ingham ISD for Advanced Manufacturing Collaboration Space

On Monday, April 24, the Dart Foundation presented Ingham ISD Superintendent, Dr. Scott Koenigsknecht and Capital Area Career Center (CACC) Principal, Jeanne Farina, with a check for $700,000 to allow the CACC to create an Advanced Manufacturing Collaboration space for the Engineering, Precision Machining and Welding programs. Construction of the project will begin in June and will continue in the summer of 2018. A ribbon-cutting highlighting the new space will happen in the fall of 2018. 

May 3, 2017
Districts Begin to Implement Their Innovative Partnership Agreements

Nine Michigan school districts will begin work immediately with their innovative Partnership Agreements to improve the state’s most struggling schools, according to the Michigan Department of Education.

May 2, 2017
Gov. Rick Snyder lowers flags in honor of fallen Staff Sgt. Brandon Bosley

Gov. Rick Snyder has ordered U.S. and Michigan flags to be lowered to half-staff Tuesday, May 2, on all state buildings and within the state Capitol complex in honor of fallen Staff Sgt. Brandon M. Bosley of the United States Air Force, who died Friday, April 21.

April
April 26, 2017
Transition College and Career Workshop

Join us tomorrow for the Transition College and Career Workshop on LCC's Main Campus downtown. Lt. Governor Calley has a message for all those who are considering attending...the Future is Bright.

 

April 25, 2017
Partnership Agreements Begin New Direction for Lowest Performing Schools

Partnership Agreements to set a new course for the state’s lowest performing schools are being signed this week by local school districts, the State Superintendent, the state School Reform Officer, and local partners, announced today by the Michigan Department of Education.

April 20, 2017
Gov. Rick Snyder lowers flags in honor of Michigan National Guard Sgt. Brandon Cavanaugh

LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder has ordered U.S. and Michigan flags to be lowered to half-staff Friday, April 21, on all state buildings and within the state Capitol complex in honor of Brandon Cavanaugh of Bay City, a Sergeant in the Michigan National Guard, who died Thursday, April 13.

April 17, 2017
Michigan ESSA Plan Submitted to the U.S. Department of Education

The Michigan Department of Education today submitted the state’s plan to the U.S. Department of Education for the federal Every Student Succeeds Act, signed by State Superintendent Brian Whiston and Governor Rick Snyder.

April 12, 2017
INGHAM ISD BOARD MEETING ACTIONS

The Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on April 11, 2017.

April 11, 2017
Michigan Dept. of Education Seeks Information on Literacy Assessments

–The Michigan Department of Education (MDE) is seeking information regarding assessment tools that may be used by local school districts with students prior and up to 3rd grade in order to address requirements identified in state law under the so-called the “3rd Grade Reading” law (MCL 380.1280f). 

April 6, 2017
School Consolidation Grants Awarded to Support Three Projects Statewide

Three school districts are receiving portions of $3 million in state grants this year to help mitigate costs in their efforts to consolidate or annex local and intermediate districts, the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) announced today.

April 5, 2017
Michigan To Submit ESSA Plan to USDE After Review by Governor Snyder

The Michigan Department of Education has finalized its state plan for a more whole-child, well-rounded education for Michigan children and will submit it to the U.S. Department of Education (USED) after a review by Governor Rick Snyder.

April 3, 2017
Snyder lowers flags in honor of former state Rep. Robert Mahoney, Michigan’s first blind legislator
LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder has ordered U.S. and Michigan flags to be lowered to half-staff Monday, April 3, within the state Capitol complex in honor of former state Rep. Robert Mahoney, who died March 30, 2017.
March
March 29, 2017
Ingham ISD Hosting STEAM Geekend Camp for Grades 5-7

On Saturday, April 22, 2017, Ingham Intermediate School District will host its third annual STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Mathematics) Geekend Camp for students in grades 5-7. The camp will be held at the Capital Area Career Center, located at 611 Hagadorn Road in Mason.

March 24, 2017
Gov. Rick Snyder lowers flags in honor of Air Force Capt. Andrew Becker

LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder has ordered U.S. and Michigan flags to be lowered to half-staff Friday, March 24, on all state buildings and within the state Capitol complex in honor of Andrew Becker, an Air Force captain who died Tuesday, March 14.

March 23, 2017
And the Winners are....

5 Minutes Tops is a "Shark Tank"-esque business startup competition, in which students from Clinton, Eaton and Ingham Counties prepare and present business ideas to local business owners for a chance to win cash prizes and assistance in their endeavor. Yesterday, March 22, each student had 5 minutes to convince the panel of judges to buy into their idea. 

March 23, 2017
MASCOT 2017

The Gifted and Talented Office of Ingham Intermediate School District is pleased to announce the MASCOT 2017 summer camp. 

March 22, 2017
INGHAM ISD BOARD MEETING ACTIONS
INGHAM ISD BOARD MEETING ACTIONS

The Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on March 21, 2017.

March 9, 2017
Students Advance to SkillsUSA State Competition

Twenty-two students from the Capital Area Career Center (CACC) have competed in regional SkillsUSA competitions at various locations and have earned the honor of advancing to state competition. SkillsUSA is a national nonprofit organization serving teachers and high school and college students who are preparing for careers in trade, technical and skilled service occupations.

March 2, 2017
Gov. Rick Snyder lowers flags in honor of Milford firefighter Ron Savage

LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder has ordered U.S. and Michigan flags to be lowered to half-staff on Thursday, March 2, on all state buildings and within the state Capitol complex in honor of Ron Savage, a volunteer firefighter with the Milford Fire Department and a news anchor for Fox 2 Detroit, who died Saturday, Feb. 25.

February
February 24, 2017
CACC Welding Instructor Wins Excellence in Education Award

Jeff Grossman, Welding Technology instructor at the Capital Area Career Center (CACC), was recently honored with an Excellence in Education Award from the Michigan Lottery and Fox 47 News. Grossman has been with Ingham Intermediate School District as a welding instructor for more than four decades, serving nearly 2,000 students over the years.

February 22, 2017
INGHAM ISD BOARD MEETING ACTIONS

The Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on February 21, 2017.

February 21, 2017
CACC Healthcare Students Advance to Statewide HOSA Competition

On January 13, 2017, students from the Health Foundations and Certified Nursing Assistant classes at the Capital Area Career Center (CACC) traveled to Jackson Career Center to compete in the regional competition for Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA).

February 17, 2017
Transition Fair Showcases Resources for Families

On Saturday, March 4, 11:00 am – 2:00 pm, The Ingham Intermediate School District (ISD) Parent Advisory Committee will host a Transition Fair at 611 Hagadorn Road on the Mason campus.

February 14, 2017
Michigan Releases Draft State ESSA Plan For Final Public Comment

Following months of public input, the Michigan Department of Education today released the full draft plan for meeting the requirements of the federal Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). The draft plan was detailed at today's State Board of Education meeting.

February 8, 2017
Career & Technical Education Celebrated During the Month of February

Students and faculty at the Capital Area Career Center (CACC) will join others across the nation during the month of February to celebrate national Career and Technical Education (CTE) Month®. 

February 1, 2017
Career Center Students Advance to BPA State Competition

On January 13, 2017, 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. 

January
January 27, 2017
INGHAM ISD BOARD MEETING ACTIONS

The Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on January 26, 2017.

January 26, 2017
Ingham Insights Community Newsletter

Ingham Insights is a monthly newsletter created to share stories with our community. Check out the January 2017 issue released today.

January 20, 2017
4th Annual Transition Fair

Ingham ISD Parent Advisory Committee is proud to host the 4th Annual Transition Fair. Students in grades 8-12+, family members, teachers, transition coaches, and anyone else in the Ingham, Eaton and Clinton communities are invited.

January 17, 2017
17th Annual Ingham Student Art Exhibit

The 17th Annual Ingham Student Art Exhibit is coming soon! Lansing Art Gallery, the Michigan Leadership Group*, and Ingham ISD host this celebration of excellence in the visual arts.

January 17, 2017
Strategic Plan Development Underway

Ingham ISD has been meeting with key stakeholders to collect data and develop a strategic plan for the next 3-5 years.  

January 10, 2017
Ingham ISD Closed January 10, 2017

Ingham ISD is closed today, January 10, 2017, due to inclement weather.

January 5, 2017
Website Accessibility Statement Posted

Ingham ISD has posted a Website Accessibility Page to our website.  For more information about website accessibility, you can find contact information under Public Information & Reports