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Welcome to Joseph L. Block Middle School


To ensure that all members of our student learning community achieve academic success and develop both socially and emotionally to their fullest potential in safe and healthy environment.

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Welcome Back Students!

Welcome to the 2022-23 School Year Cardinal!  It is a pleasure to have you here.  Students welcome back, vacation is over and the time has come to get together and let the learning begin.  

Parents, thank you for entrusting us with you child’s education. We look forward  partnering with you to prepare your child for success here and in life.  It’s great to be able to return learning in person. We, at the school City of East Chicago are working diligently to provide our students with a safe and healthy learning environment. 

Orientation - 7th Grade

If you missed our 7th grade orientation that was held on August 2, 2022 please click below to view all the important information in regards to school policies, dress code, arrival & dismissal procedures.

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