Cream of the Crop

The results are in!  Last week, the Hamilton Southeastern School Board joined with the Hamilton Southeastern Schools Foundation to recognize some incredible teacher leaders.  Educators who went above and beyond to recognize an opportunity for enhanced student learning, propose a solution, and seek funding. We are proud to announce 2017/18 grant recipients.  Educators from around […]

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Executive Transition Announcement

EXECUTIVE TRANSITION ANNOUNCEMENT It is with a mix of sadness and gratitude that the Board of Directors of Hamilton Southeastern Schools Foundation announces the resignation of our Executive Director, Freedom Kolb.  As many of you are already aware, the Foundation recently collaborated with Hamilton Southeastern Schools in securing a $2.1 Million Lilly Endowment award to […]

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A $2.1 Million Success Story

A $2.1 Million Investment benefiting all HSE Students By now you may have heard the wonderful news that the Lilly Endowment has awarded Hamilton Southeastern Schools a generous $2.1 million grant as part of the comprehensive counseling initiative for Indiana K-12 students.  This award is the largest competitive grant received in Hamilton Southeastern School’s history. […]

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PastaBowl 2018

On Thursday, September 28, local students, business partners and HSE School representatives convened at the 96th Street Meijer to celebrate the local tradition known as PastaBowl.  The annual collection generated 13,880 lbs of pasta for more than 46 local food banks and food service organizations. Students from Hoosier Road Elementary and Riverside Intermediate joined HSEHS […]

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Mindfulness in Schools

Mindfulness in the Classroom Mindfulness is defined as the quality or state of being conscious or aware. Sounds simple, doesn’t it? Focusing your energy and thoughts on the present and pausing for a moment of calm is something we could all do better. With standardized testing on the rise and increased academic pressure, today’s student can […]

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2017 Best Seat in the House

The National Bank of Indianapolis wants to put you in the BEST SEAT IN THE HOUSE for Mudsock 2017! Make any donation to the Hamilton Southeastern Schools Foundation during the month of August and you will automatically be entered to win two VIP passes and the Best Seat in the House for the September 8th Mudsock game between […]

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Recognizing Teacher Leaders

Close your eyes and remember your favorite learning moment.  It could have been in a classroom setting or on the job or somewhere else.  It could have happened last week, last year or several years ago.  Picture it for a moment and reflect was there a teacher involved?  Now maybe this was a classroom teacher, […]

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Growing Starts Here

What started as a service learning project for high school students is literally blossoming in the Fishers community.  In the summer of 2016, Fishers City Councilmen Todd Zimmerman and Eric Moeller provided seed money to the Hamilton Southeastern Schools Foundation.  The funds were intended to provide a hands on, service learning opportunity for high school […]

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What is #Giving Tuesday?

We have a day to give thanks.  We have three for finding deals. Now, we have one to give back.  #GivingTuesday is a global movement to harness generosity and transform how people think about the holiday season.  Coinciding with the Thanksgiving Holiday, which is the traditional kickoff to the shopping season, #GivingTuesday inspires people to […]

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Lotsa Pasta

Thank you to the Hamilton Southeastern Schools Family and the greater Fishers community for  a record breaking food drive.  This year’s annual PastaBowl drive collected 15,228 lbs of pasta to deliver to more than 40 Central Indiana food pantries.  To put this into perspective that is more than a single local food pantry distributed in 2015. But […]

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