Class of 1972 Announces Reunion Plans

WLHS Class of 1972  – 50th year reunion Friday, September 16 through Sunday September 18, 2022 SCHEDULE *For as many people as are able to make it, we will meet at Walt’s Pub in the Boiler Room on Friday evening at 6:00PM for dinner. Each person/couple should order and pay for their own food and…

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Seeking Sponsors for Scarlet & Gray Dinner and Auction

An important component to ensuring the success of our students, faculty, staff and families of our West Lafayette Community Schools is the annual West Lafayette Schools Education Foundation (WLSEF) Scarlet and Gray Dinner and Auction. This event, formerly known as West Side Story, is the largest fundraiser of the year to sustain and grow support…

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#ShowUsYourRDP on Giving Tuesday

November is a month when our thoughts turn to gratitude and you, our West Lafayette alumni and friends, are at the top of our list. Thank you for the support that you show to our students and staff all year long. Your gifts enhance the premiere public education offered through West Lafayette schools and we…

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The Demise of Indiana Public Schools

Background In 1993, the State of Indiana adopted a new funding formula for public schools.  Prior to 1993, the State funding formula was challenged by several Indiana School Districts.  The Lake Central School Corporation, in 1987, initiated a lawsuit against the State of Indiana for inequity in the school funding formula (Lake Central v. State…

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Success & acclaim

A great example of a world-class educational experience, the West Lafayette varsity football team capped a perfect ’09 season with a 24-10 victory over Evansville Memorial in the class 3A state championship in Lucas Oil Stadium. Adding to the legacy of exemplary student-athletes, quarterback Daniel Wodicka led the Red Devils not only to victory, but…

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