List of 12 news stories.

  • Sycamore Teaching Assistant Josh Betsey Also Red Line Kiosk Designer

    Sycamore School Early Childhood teaching assistant Josh Betsey is also a local artist who designed the kiosk for IndyGo’s Red Line. Read more about him in this Indianapolis Recorder article.  
  • Fall Open House for Prospective Parents is October 13

    VIDEO: Fall Open House on October 13 for prospective parents will feature classroom tours, teachers Q&A, games for the kids, food, and lots more.

    Watch Open House PREVIEW video
  • The Indianapolis Star Names Sycamore School a Winner of the Indianapolis Top Workplaces 2019 Award

    Sycamore School has been named a 2019 Top Workplace in Indianapolis by The Indianapolis Star. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party research partner. The anonymous survey measures several aspects of workplace culture, including alignment, execution, and connection. “I’m very proud,” says Sycamore’s Diane Borgmann, who has served as Head of School since 2009. “The unanimous focus on our mission and its delivery unites our faculty and staff in every way, and we are passionate about what we do. Through this award, we’ll be able to share with others why we love our school and why Sycamore is a great place for both kids and teachers!”
  • Two Sycamore 2015 Graduates Named 2019 Indiana Academic All Stars

    Sycamore grads and high school seniors Aaron Chai (Park Tudor HS) and Grace Lee (North Central HS) both earned Indiana Academic All-Star awards, two of only 40 students earning the honor in 2019.
  • History Teacher Tony Young Reflects on his 14th trip to Washington, DC with Sycamore Students

    We sat down with Sycamore middle school history teacher Tony Young ahead of his annual journey this week with the 8th graders to Washington, DC.  He talked about the sites they choose to tour, what the trip instills in our students, and how the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier is a powerful piece of their trip.
  • Six VEX Robotics Teams Earn World Championship Invites: Nathan Keith Named Advisor of the Year in Indiana

    Six Sycamore VEX Robotics teams claimed bids to World Championship as the Sycamore CyberEAGLE competed with over 400 robotics teams from across Indiana at the State Championship on Saturday at Lucas Oil Stadium. The World Championships will be April 24-27 in Louisville.
    All of the teams advancing (two 5th grade teams and four Middle School teams) are ranked in the top 15 in the state, and two of the teams are in the top 10 in the country. Sycamore's Nathan Keith was named the VEX Mentor of the Year for the state of Indiana.
  • Sycamore‚Äôs Grace Yang Earns Spot on National MATHCOUNTS Team; Sycamore Squad Finishes 2nd in State

    Sycamore competed at the State MATHCOUNTS competition at Purdue University this past weekend and was led by 8th grader Grace Yang, who finished in 4th place out of 225 students and earned a spot on TEam Indiana to compete at nationals. The top four students in the competition earn an all-expense paid trip to Orlando to compete. Grace will be joined by two students from West Lafayette Jr./SR. and one student from Clay to form team Indiana.
  • CyberEAGLES VEX Robotics teams soar, send 7 teams to State Tournament

    The 5th grade VEX Robotics boys team had a great day on Saturday (February 23 ) at Heritage Christian by sweeping the Excellence, Teamwork, and Skills Awards., and the 6-8 grade scores were good enough to get them to the elite level:  All 7 CyberEAGLE teams next compete in State Finals on Saturday, March 9 in Indianapolis at Lucas Oil Stadium.
  • Sycamore Regional Champs; Earns spot at National Science Bowl

    The Sycamore School Science Bowl team captured the title at the Indiana Regional Middle School Science Bowl at Indiana State University in Terre Haute on Saturday (February 23). Sycamore took two teams, A and B, and the two eventually met in the final round of the tournament, sweeping the top two spots, with the Sycamore "A" team qualifying for the National Spell Bowl in Washington, DC in April.
  • Sycamore Musicians Garner Gold, Silver and Bronze at ISSMA

    The District Indiana State School Music Association Instrumental Solo and Ensemble Contest was held on Saturday, February 2 at Ben Davis 9th grade Center. Sycamore School has 104 band students who participated in the event. The student musicians performed music for a judge, who critiqued the student’s performance. The score was then tallied and each student or group earned a rating (gold, silver, bronze, participation). In addition, students participate in the event in one of five levels, with Group I being the most difficult, and Group V being for first-time participants. Students who earned a gold rating in Group I are eligible for the State Solo and Ensemble Contest that will be held on February 23rd at North Central High School. This is typically an honor that is reserved for high school upperclassmen, but 5 Sycamore School students were selected for this honor. Congratulations to all participants on outstanding performances.
  • Sycamore Academic Olympics Team Wins Cathedral Title

    The Sycamore School Academic Olympics squad defeated St. Pius X 68-35 in the semi-finals and then defeated St. Thomas Aquinas in the finals of the Cathedral Academic Olympics to win the 2018 Middle School title! Congratulations to the team consisting of 7th graders Alex Lu and Akshay Guttikonda and 8th graders Julia Thompson, Charlotte Thompson, Tanay Acharya, and Walker Gallapudi. The team is coached by History Teacher Tony Young.
  • Sycamore Places Six in Top 16 at Math Invitational

    On November 17, 175 mathletes from across Indiana, ranging from 5th to 8th grade, descended upon Sycamore School to participate in the 9th annual Sycamore Math Invitational. In the 8th grade and under division, West Lafayette 8th grader Patrick Li was the overall champion with an outstanding score of 39.  In second place was Sycamore 8th grade Grace Yang with a score of 36. In 3rd place was Brady Exoo from Terre Haute.