New and Noteworthy

At NDHS, we enjoy broadcasting all the amazing things our students are doing. Here you’ll find latest news and information about what’s happening at North Decatur. We’ll also offer helpful resources and information on our News page, so check back often.

Parent Canvas Information

Canvas is our school corporation’s learning management system. It is the platform we use to connect teachers and students digitally for announcements, assignments, quizzes, file sharing, and more. Be involved in your child’s education by becoming a parent observer in Canvas!

To learn more about this platform, please view our Parent Canvas Information sheet. It will provide you with links to the app, PDF directions to sign-up a student, a video on how to sign-up a student, as well as instructions on how to use the app.

School Visitors

Due to ongoing construction and renovation in our building this summer, the school will be not open for visitors. During graduation on June 1, parents and visitors will be only able to access the gym and gym lobby. We appreciate your understanding. 

Online Registration

Decatur County Community Schools online registration will occur from July 22 to July 26. Please find the registration link and instructions on our Registration page. 

Decatur County United Fund Announces 2019 Camp Invention Scholarships

Student participates in a camp invention activityThe Decatur County United Fund Board of Directors recently awarded a $5,000 grant to the Decatur County Community School Corporation for the 2019 Camp Invention program. Camp Invention is a program of the National Inventors Hall of Fame, a nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing the future of innovation and science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Created 28 years ago to introduce children to the invention process, the camp encourages collaboration, entrepreneurship, and problem solving through innovation and STEM application.

The program is open to any child entering kindergarten through sixth grade, regardless of school district, and will take place at the Decatur County Community Schools central office at 2020 North Montgomery Road on June 10-14, 2019, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. each day. Under the direction of Linda Smith, with staffing from fellow local educators, campers will explore technology while building confidence in their natural ability to dream and create. 

Please see our Camp Invention scholarship press release for additional details.

Opportunity for Juniors

Do you know a young adult who wants to get more engaged in government and their community? Indiana’s 38 electric cooperatives are accepting applications from Indiana high school juniors (fall 2019 seniors) for the 2019 Indiana Electric Cooperative Youth Tour to Washington, D.C. The Indiana Youth Tour to Washington, D.C., provides young adults with the opportunity to travel to our nation’s capital to learn more about how government functions, the complexities of today’s electric utility industry, and to meet peers from around the country. For more information, check out our 2019 Indiana Electric Cooperative Youth Tour flyer!

Camp Invention

Camp Invention STEM camp is June 10–14, 2019, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Camp Invention is for children entering kindergarten through sixth grade. Decatur County Community Schools Central Office is the location for this year’s camp. The cost of camp is $230.00 before the discount. The discounted rate for Decatur County students is $110.00. For information about this high-energy, hands-on STEM camp, please see our Camp Invention flyer.