About Us

Located in north central Indiana, South Bend Community School Corporation (SBCSC) is the largest school system in St. Joseph County, and the fourth largest in the state of Indiana. Established in 1867, we are home to over 16,000 students and employ over 3,000 people.

Our employees, families, and community partners instill a passion for lifelong learning, and by working together, we will maintain our focus on children, ensuring excellence, equality, ethics, and engagement for all of our children and their families.

We do everything we can to give students in the school district what they need to graduate ready for college, career, and life in our rapidly evolving global economy.

Recent News

Master Plan
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SBCSC to host Facilities Master Plan discussion at Francis Branch Library
Posted on 05/23/2022
The community is invited to have a public discussion regarding the Facilities Master Plan process...
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Kathleen Avery named SBCSC 2022 Teacher of the Year
Posted on 05/03/2022
Kathleen Avery, second-grade teacher at Madison STEAM Academy, was named 2022 SBCSC Teacher of the Year....
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John Adams High School receives “College Success Award - Gold”
Posted on 05/03/2022
The College Success Award – Gold honors schools with a strong track record of postsecondary success....
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Facilities Master Plan
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SBCSC seeks input on facilities master plan in second public meeting
Posted on 04/29/2022
Meeting at Charles Black Center on May 5 set to gather feedback from local stakeholders...
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TOY Invitation
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South Bend Community School Corporation and South Bend Empowerment Zone to Hold 43rd Annual Celebration of Excellence in Teaching
Posted on 04/26/2022
Members of the media and public are invited to attend a celebration to honor the district’s teachers of the year on Tuesday, May 3, 5:30 p.m. in the R...
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Master Plan
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South Bend Schools seeks public input on facilities master plan
Posted on 03/21/2022
The public is invited to provide feedback and ideas about topics such as magnet options, Career and Technical Education, and other curricula via an on...
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Turnaround Leadership Announcement
Posted on 03/15/2022
Thomas Sims has agreed to return to Dickinson Fine Arts Academy in the fall of 2022....
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Master plan
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SBCSC seeks public input on facility master plan
Posted on 03/11/2022
Guests are invited to provide feedback and ideas about topics such as choice programs, Career and Technical Education, Special Education, fine arts, a...
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Kindergarten Roundup
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South Bend Community School Corporation and Empowerment Zone Schools to host kindergarten open house/tours
Posted on 03/09/2022
Families with children turning five on or before August 1, 2022, are invited to attend the corporation's annual Kindergarten Roundup events....
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