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800 S. 5th Street

Chesterton, IN 46304

Phone: 219-983-3670

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  • Mrs. Petro Selected as Runner Up for June Scobee Rodger Innovative Educator Award - 4/17

    Fourth grade teacher, Cris Petro of Bailly Elementary in Chesterton, was selected as the runner-up for the 2017 June Scobee Rodger Innovative Educator Award by the Challenger Center for Space Science Education. The award is named in honor of the Challenger Center ...

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  • Breakfast Reward - 3/17

    Left to right, Bailly Principal Kevin Zeck joined winner fourth grader Nathan Cox and his friend Chase Beckett-4th for a reward feast. During National Breakfast Week (NBW) the first full week in March, each time a...

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  • Young Citizen Award - 3/17

    Bailly Young Citizenship Award: The Duneland Exchange Club recently presented Bailly Elementary fourth grade student Luke Sparks, center front, with the Young Citizenship Award. Also pictured...

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  • Slap a Sticker on the Principal - 12/16

    Bailly Elementary students and staff raised $643.08 to benefit Riley Children's Hospital through a "Slap a Sticker" fourth annual fundraiser at the school this holiday season. Students could make a donation of 25¢ or more to buy a sticker with their name on it and place/slap a sticker...

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  • Donation to Westchester Bird Sanctuary - 11/16

    The Enormous Egg, a story about a dinosaur that hatches out of a hen's egg, was the One School One Book choice for Bailly Elementary school this fall. In conjunction with the school wide reading program, students raised money through weekly fundraisers for the Westchester Migratory Bird Sanctuary...

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  • Outdoor Classroom Project - 11/16

    Chesterton High School Building Trades students, left to right, Eric Allison, Brian Hathaway and Jimmy Hovey measure and plot the area where students will build a new outdoor classroom for students at Bailly Elementary School under the direction of...

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  • Nature Night - 10/16

    Bailly Elementary School PTO hosted a Nature Night at the school featuring the Issak Walton League. The educational event was open to the Bailly students and their families as a ...

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  • 50 Year Celebration - 10/16

    Bailly Elementary School will celebrate 50 years on the 50th day of school at a reception on Friday, Oct. 28 at 2:45 p.m. in the Bailly Elementary Cafeteria. All former Bailly Elementary employees are invited to attend the event for an opportunity of fellowship, building tours, and memory sharing. Four of the five former...

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  • Students Celebrate World School Milk Day - 9/16

    Bailly Elementary School celebrated National World School Milk Day by personally decorating cow masks and wearing them at lunchtime. Pictured,,,

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  • Parents Register Online - 6/16

    Parents may register returning elementary students online this year via their parent portal, but are asked to attend registration even if they have completed most of their registration online. Parent...

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  • School Time is Near - 8/16

    Bailly Elementary School students Olivia Tempco, grade 2, and Lillie Bodie, grade 1, pass the time visiting while their parents complete registration information. Registration will continue...

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