Clock tower at Ireland Elementary Teachers at Ireland Elementary playing with water balloons. Water balloons being tossed by students. Teachers dressing up for the Halloween activities Costumes for Halloween judging Children cheering for the staff Students at Ireland having fun. Students at Ireland embracing. Character Day at Ireland Singing children at St. Patrick's Day Program St. Patrick's Day program at Ireland Ireland Elementary St. Patrick's Day Program St. Patrick's Day program

Honors & Awards

  • School Rating for 2012 & 2013:  A
  • National Blue Ribbon School - 2009
  • Indiana Blue Ribbon School - 1998, 2008
  • Four Star School Award - 1988 to present school year
  • Exemplary School - 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
  • Indiana School Improvement Award - 1989 to 1996
  • Spell Bowl Competition - 1993 to Present, First place in Regional Class 4 -1993, Top Ten in State 2001, Class 3 State Champions 2004, Class 4 State Champions - 1997, 2000, 2006, 2007, 2008, Class 4 Runner-up - 2009 & 2010, Class 4 Fifth place - 2012
  • Math Bowl Competition - First place in District Class 4 - 1996, Second place 1997, Third Place 2006,  Class 4 State Runner-up 2009  Class 4 State Champion - 2007, 2010 & 2012
  • Odyssey of the Mind/Destination Imagination - First place 1993. Third place 1994,'95,'96,'98.
  • Destination Imagination - 2002 State Champions - Qualified for Global Finals, Second place in Global Finals, Second place and Special Recognition for Sportsmanship and Volunteerism.  2003: Once Improv a Time: Regional - 2nd place, First place in State Finals, Placed 21st in World Finals, Theater Smarts: Regional - First Place, State - 2nd Place,  2004: The Plot and the Pendulum -  Second place at Regional, Upbeat Improv: Fourth place at Regional.  2009: - Second place at Regional, second place at State, Qualified for Global Finals
  • Governor's Award - Honorable Mention for Recycling - 1999
  • Presidential Academic Fitness Award - Numerous students receive this award for maintaining a B average in grades four and five