Jennifer Rendant

    Jennifer Rendant

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    High School Focuses on Goodwill Services, Increases Graduation Rate

    [fa icon="calendar'] Jun 20, 2018 5:30:00 PM / by Jennifer Rendant posted in Indianapolis Metropolitan High School, Education

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    Goodwill’s Indianapolis Metropolitan High School, a best-fit charter school for teens experiencing circumstances that may become barriers to education, recently celebrated its graduating class of 2018. The graduation rate for the school is up 45% over last year.

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    Meet The Excel Center in Clarksville's First Graduate

    [fa icon="calendar'] May 19, 2018 8:00:00 PM / by Jennifer Rendant posted in Success Story, The Excel Center, Education

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    “Three lessons that I learned in school are that George Washington fought Cornwallis in the Battle of Charleston, not to take things for granted and never give up.”

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    Mother and Daughter Graduate High School Together

    [fa icon="calendar'] May 10, 2018 7:00:00 PM / by Jennifer Rendant posted in Success Story, The Excel Center, Education, Parents

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    “If I do it, then you have to do it, too.” These were the last words Courtney Messer had said to her mom, Misty Weikel, before they both enrolled at The Excel Center in August of 2013.

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    Mother of Four Prepares to Graduate from The Excel Center

    [fa icon="calendar'] Apr 28, 2018 6:00:00 PM / by Jennifer Rendant posted in The Excel Center, Education, Language Barrier, Parents

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    Born in California, Leticia Ibarra finished middle school before her family relocated to Mexico.

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    From Part-Time to Full-Time–and now a high school graduate

    [fa icon="calendar'] Mar 30, 2018 12:00:00 PM / by Jennifer Rendant posted in Success Story, The Excel Center, Education

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    Courtney McCowan did not expect to drop out of high school only three months away from graduation. However, when she became pregnant with her first child, her health became her top priority.

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    The Excel Center celebrates 3,000th Graduate

    [fa icon="calendar'] Feb 9, 2018 8:00:00 PM / by Jennifer Rendant posted in The Excel Center, Education

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    De'Janae | Indianapolis Met Student Success Story

    [fa icon="calendar'] Jan 17, 2018 7:00:00 PM / by Jennifer Rendant posted in Nurse-Family Partnership, Indianapolis Metropolitan High School, Education

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    Supporting family while earning a diploma

    [fa icon="calendar'] Oct 29, 2017 7:00:00 PM / by Jennifer Rendant posted in The Excel Center, Education

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    The Excel Center—A Look Back at our adult high school

    [fa icon="calendar'] Sep 25, 2017 7:00:00 PM / by Jennifer Rendant posted in The Excel Center, Education

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    In 2010, Goodwill of Central & Southern Indiana recognized that over half-a-million adults in Indiana lacked a high school diploma. Having already opened Indianapolis Metropolitan High School in 2004, a public charter school for traditional-aged students that focuses on college and career pathways, Goodwill was well positioned to meet this challenge.

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    After-School Barbershop Supports Young Men at Indianapolis Met

    [fa icon="calendar'] Aug 1, 2017 7:00:00 AM / by Jennifer Rendant posted in Indianapolis Metropolitan High School, Education

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