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  • Duneland Mourns the Passing of Dr. Dirk E. Baer - 12/17

    With great sadness and heavy hearts the family of Dr. Dirk E. Baer, 62 of Chesterton, IN, announces his passing which occurred peacefully after a lengthy illness on December 24, 2017. Dirk was born in Logansport, IN on February 5, 1955. He ...

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  • Tri Kappa Donates to Schools - 12/17

    The Chesterton Tri Kappa recently donated $1300 to the Duneland School Corporation to benefit several programs at Chesterton High School ($700), Chesterton Middle School ($300), Liberty and Westchester...

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  • Schools Raise Funds - 12/17

    This past September, the Duneland School Corporation selected the Pasadena Independent School District (ISD) in Pasadena, Texas as part of its district wide Hurricane Harvey Relief effort. Many of the students/families...

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  • Active Teacher Grant Recipients - 12/17

    Chesterton Middle School teachers, front, left to right, Mary Gish, Carla Sissell and Toni Biancardi were awarded a robotics grant from the Indiana Retired Teachers Association Area 1 for ...

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  • Duneland Holiday Concerts - 12/17

    Mark your calendars for these upcoming holiday concerts...

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  • Holiday Card Winners Honored - 12/17

    Duneland School Corporation announced the 41 winners of its first annual Holiday Card Contest for students in grades K-12. Those students whose designs were selected...

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  • School Board Honors Hackett - 11/17

    The Duneland School Board congratulated one of its teachers at Monday evening’s monthly school board meeting for receiving a Teacher Tribute from a former CHS student. In the tribute...

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  • Mentor Teachers Trained - 11/17

    Duneland School Corporation recently graduated its Fourth Cohort from mentor teacher training. In 2008, Duneland was granted status to conduct its own mentor-training program and has since...

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  • Dr. Bolinger Welcomed by WIS - 11/17

    Superintendent Dr. Ginger Bolinger was invited to Westchester Intermediate (WIS) to learn more about the school’s media and the wide range of programs that support reading and understanding in the content areas through...

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  • School Board Approves 2 Year Teacher Contract - 10/17

    The Duneland Schools School Board and Administration, in coordination with the Duneland Teacher Association (DTA), are pleased to announce the settlement of a two-year teacher contract agreement. Informal negotiations have been...

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  • Drug Abuse Prevention Program - 9/17

    Former Indiana University basketball player Todd Jadlow was the guest speaker at the Drug Prevention & Outreach Program hosted by Chesterton High School and Hilltop30 Publishers at CHS. The outreach program was held in hopes of informing students, parents and community members...

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  • Veterans Day 5K Run/Walk - 9/17

    Again this year, Chesterton Middle School will host a 5k Run/Walk on Saturday, October 14 at 9 a.m. The proceeds from this event will benefit the Folds of Honor Foundation and is being sponsored in conjunction with the annual CMS Veterans Day Program to be held on Friday, Nov. 10. The Folds of Honor Foundation...

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  • CHS Choirs to Sell Chicken at Homecoming - 9/17

    On Friday, Sept. 29, the Chesterton High School Choral Music Program will host its annual Nelson’s Golden Glow fundraiser at the school during Chesterton’s Homecoming Football game against Lake Central. Dinners include half of a Nelson’s roasted chicken, port-a-pit...

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  • Hurricane Harvey Relief Effort - 9/17

    The Duneland School Corporation has selected the Pasadena Independent School District (ISD) in Pasadena, Texas as part of its district wide Harvey Relief effort. Many of the students/families have lost everything...

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  • All Duneland Schools designated Gold Star Schools - 9/17

    The Indiana Department of Education has announced the 2017 Gold Star Schools. All of the Duneland Schools are now Gold Star Schools. Chesterton High School was designated as a Gold Star School in 2005 and is a Gold Star Renewal Recipient this year...

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