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  • Marching bands
    Northrop, East Noble, Bishop Dwenger, Concordia, Adams Central and Heritage took home honors Saturday following a high school marching band contest at DeKalb High School.
  • Northcrest students get vision tests
    Nearly 200 first-, third- and fifth-graders at Northcrest Elementary got their eyes checked with the flash of a laser wand Wednesday.
  • Enrollments rising at private colleges
    With an aggressive and new array of offerings and programs, local private universities and colleges are boosting enrollments this year, while public schools are in a slump.

Area graduation rates (percentages)



Adams Central Community SchoolsAdams Central HS94.296.796.596.9
North Adams Community SchoolsBellmont Senior HS91.587.790.591.8
South Adams SchoolsSouth Adams HS83.786.790.692.7


East Allen County SchoolsHarding HS88.27571.4
East Allen County SchoolsHeritage Jr-Sr HS93.989.488.685.1
East Allen County SchoolsLeo Jr-Sr HS949798.395.5
East Allen County SchoolsNew Haven HS81.784.786.985.6
East Allen County SchoolsWoodlan Jr-Sr HS92.987.491.989.1
Fort Wayne Community SchoolsNorth Side HS75.383.383.482.4
Fort Wayne Community SchoolsNorthrop HS90.388.595.292.5
Fort Wayne Community SchoolsSnider HS9089.791.992.7
Fort Wayne Community SchoolsSouth Side HS75.183.68287.5
Fort Wayne Community SchoolsWayne HS78.381.384.180.6
Southwest Allen County SchoolsHomestead Sr HS93.192.592.594.5
Northwest Allen County SchoolsCarroll HS93.194.595.797.2
PrivateBishop Dwenger HS99.610010099.6
PrivateBishop Luers HS96.897.396.197
PrivateBlackhawk Christian Jr-Sr1009898.296.5
PrivateCanterbury SchoolN/A97.593.392.4
PrivateConcordia Lutheran HS99.398.498.698.6


DeKalb Co Ctl United Sch DistDeKalb HS87.78792.191.2
DeKalb Co Eastern Com Sch DistEastside Jr-Sr HS84.691.78890.6
Garrett-Keyser-Butler ComGarrett HS94.186.887.194.7
PrivateLakewood Park Christian92.988.695.3100


Huntington Co Com Sch CorpHuntington North HS89.188.685.388.1


Tippecanoe Valley School CorpTippecanoe Valley HS75.480.484.477.8
Warsaw Community SchoolsWarsaw Community HS74.983.988.891.4
Wawasee Community School CorpWawasee HS83.483.491.788.2
Whitko Community School CorpWhitko HS84.990.680.786.3


Central Noble Com School CorpCentral Noble HS81.881.38184.8
East Noble School CorpEast Noble HS83.475.688.592.9
West Noble School CorpWest Noble HS82.982.483.782.1


Fremont Com SchoolsFremont HS8991.894.789.7
Hamilton Com SchoolsHamilton Community HS88.985.27288.1
MSD Steuben CountyAngola HS83.483.787.186
MSD Bluffton-HarrisonBluffton HS93.394.496.394.1
Northern Wells Com SchoolsNorwell HS87.586.891.392.6
Southern Wells Com SchoolsSouthern Wells Jr-Sr HS91.991.292.289.6


Smith-Green Community SchoolsChurubusco Jr-Sr HS90.286.592.798.1
Whitley Co Cons SchoolsColumbia City HS88.289.395.493