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Holiday Dinner Drive-Thru

'Tis the Season of Giving!!

Come join the School City of East Chicago for our 

Holiday Dinner Drive-Thru

December 10, 2022 from 12-2PM

E.C. Central High School at Door "R"
1100 W. Columbus Drive, East Chicago, IN 46312
First Come, First Serve, Drive-Thru Meal Pick Up, While Supplies Last!

Each plate will have oven roasted turkey breast, cornbread stuffing, roasted turkey gravy, buttered corn, green beans with garlic bacon & caramelized onions, garlic mashed potato, dinner roll w/butter, cranberry sauce & pound cake.

& with special guests: santa clause & our cardinal mascot!

SEL & HMH Readers at Block!

Take a look at our students at Block Middle School reading through our programs SEL & HMH!

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Motto Contest

Congratulations to the group of students at Block Middle School!  These are the winners of the Motto contest of SEL.  The group are the Hispanic Heritage Readers during the school wide zoom.

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