Families of Whitney Young Early Childhood Center students are invited to a back-to-school family outdoor concert at 5:30 p.m. Atomic Sharks, a children’s band, will be live on the stage from 6 to 7 p.m. Families should bring lawn chairs or blankets. Area food trucks will be on site for families to purchase food.
With nearly 30,000 students, Fort Wayne Community Schools is one of the largest school districts in Indiana. FWCS proudly allows families to choose any of its 50 schools through its successful school-choice program creating diversity in each school, including some with more than 75 languages spoken. FWCS offers seven magnet schools focusing on areas such as science and math, communication, fine arts or Montessori at the elementary and middle school level. In high school, students can choose from the prestigious International Baccalaureate program, Project Lead the Way or New Tech Academy as well as other rigorous academic and specialty training programs.