Southwest Allen County Schools (Indiana)

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District Size: 7,063 

District Type: Large Suburban


  • Critical Thinkers
  • Creative Thinkers
  • Communicators
  • Collaborators
  • Citizens
  • Resilient Problem Solvers

Read a guest blog by Dr. Phil Downs, superintendent of Southwest Allen County Schools, to learn more about how the district engaged its community to develop a Portrait of a Graduate. He says the Portrait has already helped to promote innovation and create a shared purpose in the district. “Our Portrait is a process to develop productive, happy, self-sufficient citizens who use their knowledge for the good of all.”