School for Community Learning Happenings

There is always something going on at the School for Community Learning! Read the latest news updates and stories about what’s happening at the school.


April 17, 2020

SCL Continuous Learning Plan

COVID-19 RESPONSE: In accordance with state mandate, SCL’s building is closed for the remainder of the 2019-20 school year and students are engaged in e-learning. Click on the link below to learn how we are meeting our students’ academic needs, and supporting our families, during these unprecendented times.

SCL Continuous Learning Plan

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January 8, 2020

SCL Students Attend Renewable Energy Day at Indiana Statehouse



The SCL Middle School showed their support for renewable energy policy when they visited the Statehouse today. Students had the opportunity to meet with Senator Greg Taylor, State Representative Greg Porter, and congressional candidiate Jennifer Christie. Thank you to these leaders for connecting with our young people to learn about their concerns for our future!

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November 26, 2019

SCL Online Auction - Now through Dec. 2nd

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October 28, 2019

SCL Students Build Permaculture Garden

As a sustainability-based school, we are teaching our students to grow food and attract pollinators. Thank you to Ellie Blaine, Kevin Allison and Jen Spinosa for helping us plant our garden this fall!

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January 28, 2019

SCL Awarded Highest Certification in Indianapolis' Thriving Schools Challenge

SCL is one of just a few Indianapolis schools to be awarded the City’s Thriving Schools Master’s Level Certification! We are honored to be a part of this vitally important program. This Certification recognizes that we have multiple green initiatives going on at our school. We also received a Thriving Schools Challenge grant to support our efforts.

The Thriving Schools Challenge focuses on early education on sustainability and engaging children and young adults around important topics like environmental stewardship, social responsibility, waste reduction, and conservation of resources.

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November 26, 2018

Thanksgiving Meal

On the Tuesday before Thanksgiving, students, parents and teachers worked together to prepare, serve and eat a feast. When asked what she was thankful for, one of our third graders replied “thank you for this school and everyone in it because I know that everyone cares about me”. It doesn’t get much better than that!

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October 1, 2018

Thank you St. Paul's Episcopal Church!

We extend a huge thank you to St. Paul’s Episcopal Church for their generous donation of new Chromebooks for our students at the beginning of the school year. We are incredibly grateful!

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May 1, 2018

Eco Science Fair is a Rousing Success for SCL

SCL had a great showing at the Eco Science Fair at the Indiana State Museum. Here are just a few scenes and award winners from the Fair. A number of students represented the school and a couple projects were winners, as Marcela Rosales-Harms won the 5th-8th Grade age group and Riley Laucevicius won the Subaru Prize.

Congrats to all our competitors!


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May 1, 2018

SCL Robotics Club Finishes Year with Top Six Finish at National Competition

The Robotics Club’s 2017-18 Robotics season has ended on a very high note! Not only did they place 1st for the second consecutive year in the Bloomington Robotics Club tournament (4 perfect scores in 4 competitions), but they placed either 5th or 6th out of 50 teams who competed in the tournament.

Great job Kaylee, Reuben, Maya, and Devlin!

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June 19, 2017

SCL Robotics Club Places 1st in league

We are SO proud to report that our SCL Robotics Club placed 1st in the Bloomington Robotics Club League. Thank you to the coaches, the parents, and most importantly the students on the team for making this accomplishment possible. 


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