Daily Bulletin

Signature School Bulletin for Friday, October 18, 2019

8th Grade & Prospective Student Open House Signature School will host an open house for interested 8th grade students and prospective transfer students on Monday, November 4, 2019 from 6:00 – 7:30 PM in the Victory Theatre. The information session begins at 6:00 PM in the theatre followed by tours of the school’s main building. Applications for admission will be available at the open house and will be posted on the school’s website after the open house.


IUHPFL Summer Abroad Open to ALL Students All students in World Language Level III or higher: Have you been thinking about applying to the IU Honors Program in Foreign Language? You haven’t done it yet? You have to do it, PRONTO! If you haven’t started the application process or haven’t pushed the button to send the appraisal forms to your teachers, you need to do it ASAP! If you have any questions, come and talk to Profe Boyle on the third floor.


Upcoming College Visits

  • Tuesday, October 22: University of Alabama
  • Wednesday, October 23: Ball State University
  • Wednesday, October 30: Western Kentucky University


Student Council Meeting There will be a Student Council meeting today for the Fall Fling, Main Street, and Halloween Dance committees.


Main Street Attraction The day has finally come! Main Street Attraction is tonight! Bring your family and your friends. Tell them to bring cash or checks so they can make the most of the fun available. We hope everyone can join us for this awesome street event from 5-8:00 PM. Clubs – don’t forget to bring your A-game to your booth. The Sig PTSA will judge the booths on appearance, presence and marketing and award the top three clubs $50, $30 and $20. Winners will be announced next week.

In the News

8/29/19 Business Insider, 'Here are the 15 public high schools in America with the best teachers' 

6/7/19 The Washington Post, 'Signature School leaves a mark on its city and students. What does it teach the nation?' 

4/30/19 US News & World Report, 'U.S. News Releases 2019 Best High Schools Rankings' 

4/30/19 "Jay Matthews Challenge Index," 'Jay Matthews Challenge Index High School Rankings 2019' 

4/30/19 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Signature School ranked U.S. top 10 high school, #3 best charter school' 

11/13/18 WFIE NBC News, '$2 million Signature School Expansion Approved' 

5/9/18 WFIE NBC News, 'Signature School named one of country's top high schools' 

5/8/18 US News & World Report, 'See the 2018 Best Public High Schools' 

2/23/18 Evansville Courier & Press, 'IDOE names 2016-17 Four Star Schools: Did your child's school make the list?' 

12/13/17 WEHT ABC News, 'Local Lifestyles: Amani Partners Kenya' 

8/30/17 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Signature: Indiana's first public charter high school, turns 15' 

7/10/17 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Signature ranked No. 3 most challenging high school in America' 

5/1/17 US News & World Report, 'What to Know About Charter High Schools' 

4/27/17 Inside Indiana Business, 'List: Indiana Schools Among Nation's Best' 

4/26/17 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Signature ranked No. 1 Indiana high school' 

12/25/16 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Signature to update music programs with grant' 

10/15/16 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Free YMCA, Signature tutoring program expands in second year' 

4/2/16 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Signature School junior sees way to help others'

3/22/16 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Signature educator pushes himself, students to be best'

1/30/16 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Signature School puts spin on ‘Romeo and Juliet’ in upcoming ballet'

10/15/15 Evansville Courier & Press, "Signature School officials considering AP Capstone program'

7/16/15 Evansville Courier & Press, "Signature School student won category at National Junior Science and Humanities Symposium'

10/29/14 Evansville Courier & Press, "Signature School will switch to a full IB school with the Class of 2019'

9/30/14 U.S. Department of Education, 2014-15 National Blue Ribbon 

9/10/14 Evansville Courier & Press, "Semifinalists for 2015 National Merit Scholarships Announced'

8/20/14 Evansville Courier & Press, "Signature School teacher writes civil rights era book'

8/12/14 Evansville Courier & Press, "Gearing up for the new year: Kids, teachers say charter school fosters autonomy'

8/10/14 Evansville Courier & Press, "EDITORIAL: Signature School program prepares students for real world'

8/7/14 Evansville Courier & Press, 'For Youth of the Year recipients, Boys & Girls Club is home, other members like family'

7/23/14 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Young inventor works to change the world one piece of computer code at a time'

4/29/14 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Local high school seniors honored as Indiana Academic All-Stars'

4/2/14 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Outstanding Educators of the Year named for Vanderburgh County | VIDEO & GALLERY'

3/31/14 Evansville Courier & Press, 'Joe Nelson is on the cutting edge of curriculum at Signature School'

3/4/14 Evansville Courier & Press, "Signature School thespians gear up for play season with ‘Penzance' | PLAY SCHEDULES & VIDEO'

8/14/11 Evansville Courier & Press, "Evansville's Signature School continues to pile up accolades'

Upcoming Events

8th Grade & Prospective Student Open House

The open house for current eighth grade and prospective transfer students for the 2020-2021 school year will be Monday, November 4, 2019 from 6 to 7:30 PM in the Victory Theatre. Applications for admission will be available at the open house and will be posted on the school's website after the open house. 


Main Street Attraction

Join us for the annual Main Street Attraction, hosted by Signature School PTSA. It will be held on Friday, October 18, 2019 from 5:00-8:00 on Main Street in front of the school, 610 Main St. There will be food, games, a silent auction, and more!

College Financial Aid Night

College Financial Aid Night is on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at 6:30 PM on the 5th floor of the Victory Theatre.