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Superintendent prepares action plan, Superintendent’s Advisory Committee

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October 25, 2013


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Superintendent Nicholas Wahl said that the upcoming month will serve as a period of time in which to finalize an action plan for the 2013-2014 school year.   “In the next month I will do a needs assessment on what we use at Carmel Clay schools to measure student achievement and well-being w...

School board to meet Sept. 9 to discuss new bullying policy, new bylaws

School board to meet Sept. 9 to discuss new bullying policy, new bylaws

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September 3, 2013


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The school board will meet on Sept. 9 to discuss changes in policy and new bylaws. The main action item for the board will be advertising for the 2014 budget. According to school board president Layla Spanenberg, the board will be discussing advertisement of the budget. “It has to be presented to the board for discussion and questio...

Dr. Stephen Tegarden chosen to fill role of Carmel Clay interim superintendent

Dr. Stephen Tegarden chosen to fill role of Carmel Clay interim superintendent

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May 21, 2013


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After its search for a new superintendent did not turn up any successors to Dr. Jeff Swensson, who is stepping down from his post at the end of this school year, the Carmel Clay School Board has made the decision to name Dr. Stephen Tegarden the interim superintendent of Carmel Clay Schools (CCS). In a...

Carmel Clay Schools Board continues to finalize superintendent, adds Phase 5

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April 25, 2013


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The Carmel Clay School Board has added a fifth phase to the search for the new superintendent who will replace current superintendent Jeff Swensson. Phase 5 includes advertising a proposed contract in the Noblesville Times and on the Carmel Clay Schools website, holding a public hear...

School board to host community forums March 7

School board to host community forums March 7

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March 7, 2013


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On March 7, the school board will host community forums regarding the search for a new superintendent. Two forums will take place that day; one starting at 7:30 p.m. at Creekside Middle School, and another starting at 7:45 p.m. at Clay Middle School. According to school board president Layla Spanenbe...

Superintendent announces resignation, continues Performance Qualified School District legislation

Superintendent announces resignation, continues Performance Qualified School District legislation

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January 15, 2013


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On June 30, 2013, Superintendent Jeff Swensson will officially resign from his post. Swensson, who has been superintendent since 2010, said he will spend the remaining period of his employment working with the same energy that he has had since he started. “I love what we do (and) I will be as enthusiastic...

Superintendent Jeff Swensson announces plans for resignation after 2012-2013 school year

Superintendent Jeff Swensson announces plans for resignation after 2012-2013 school year

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December 18, 2012


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On Dec. 17, Jeff Swensson, Superintendent of the Carmel Clay Schools, informed the Carmel Clay Schools Board of Education that he will resign from his post on June 30, 2013. Swensson could not be reached for a comment. During his announcement, Swensson compared the school district to running a relay ...

Superintendent working on implementing RISE, a new strategic plan

Superintendent working on implementing RISE, a new strategic plan

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September 6, 2012


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Now that the school year has officially started, Superintendent Jeff Swensson said one of the main goals for the district is the implementation of the state RISE standards. According to Swensson, since this is the first year of the new teacher-evaluation system, each teacher is only being evaluated ...

Superintendent sets goals for summer

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May 15, 2012


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While many look forward to a relaxing summer, Superintendent Jeff Swensson said there will be a few projects the district will be working on in order to poise the district for continued improvement.  The first Swensson said will be meeting with state legislators among them state Senator Mike Delph ...

Superintendent has concerns over state education leader’s recommendation on Facebook usage

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April 23, 2012


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Throughout February, the Indiana Department of Education hosted a “29-Day Web 2.0 Challenge” which led up to Indiana Digital Learning Day on Feb. 29.  The month’s final post, made by state Superintendent Tony Bennett said social media, namely Facebook, should be incorporated into the classroom. ...

CCS on AP Honor Roll for second year in a row

CCS on AP Honor Roll for second year in a row

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November 25, 2011


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According to Superintendent Jeff Swensson, Carmel-Clay Schools has been named to the Advanced Placement (AP) Achievement School District Honor Roll for the second year in a row, the same amount of time that the honor roll has existed.  Swensson said the achievement will be recognized by a College Board, parent company of the AP program, representativ...