It is my pleasure to welcome you to Winding Ridge School of Inquiry and the Performing Arts. Winding Ridge is a unique magnet school that offers students in grades 4,5, and 6 the opportunity to choose their Area of Focus in Related Arts. Families are encouraged to help counsel their student in selecting a year long Area of Focus that meets every other day. Students can be in Band, Orchestra, Media/Broadcasting, Visual Arts, Dance and Drama, or Music/Choir.
Students also take a General Skill Area in Related Arts on the days that they are not in their Area of Focus. This course changes each quarter to give all students an opportunity to explore each area.
All 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade students take each Related Arts Class one day a week as they explore, Dance and Drama, Music, Orchestra, Band, Visual Arts, and Library/Media/Technology.
All grade levels have the Core Curriculum based on Indiana State Standard and taught in all Lawrence Township Schools. Readers and Writers Workshop approach to Language Arts, Balanced Math, Science, Social Studies and Social Skills and Community Building. Students are immersed in the Project Approach to Research and Inquiry based on Student interest, incorporating Math, Science, Social Studies, and Language Arts.
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Principal - Mrs. Alicia D. Harris