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EACS partners with the Crossing to reduce dropout numbers By Ashley Smith of The News-Sentinel Last year, the Indiana Department of Education recorded that more than 700 students from East Allen County Schools were either dropouts or had an unknown graduation status. Many were from the Harding...

By Andrea Thomas Published: Tuesday, June 2, 2009 6:10 AM EDT They’ve acquired the go-ahead from local school administrators and have secured a building to facilitate the program. Now, all organizers for the new local alternative school, The Crossing Educational Center, have to do is find at...

Brandon Zolmen Narrative Essay They say that everything happens for a reason. Well, I guess they’re right. I lived in Leo, a medium size town on the edge of Fort Wayne. After getting in so much trouble, getting kicked out of school, and losing our house;...

The Me! The me is Dessirae. The me is the person that went through a tough life. The me is having someone's trust for a long time and losing it in 5 min. The me is loosing my baby brother at age 13. The me is making a few changes...

One word can summarize the excitement of the day- EEEK! While digging in the newly tilled garden, a very large tarantula crawled out. We took pictures and screamed and took more pictures. In addition to a tarantula, a snake, many lizards,...