Invent Learning Hub is a K-8 Charter School on the Southeast side of Indianapolis. At ILH students become empathetic problem solvers who have a strong understanding of their options in life and a plan for how to reach their goals.
Design thinking is a critical thinking process and mindset that begins with empathizing for others. At ILH design thinking is an infusion of science and social studies standards, real world issues, and local partnerships.
Personalized learning is a key piece to the ILH model. Personalized learning during math and literacy block takes place during small group instruction.
Pathways is a special area class that students will take starting in third grade. This class exposes students to various career pathways, help students define their own strengths, skills, and dreams, develop their own career pathway plans, and expose to the computer science curriculum.
Why ILH Matters
According to the 2015 Census less than 50% of South Indianapolis residents have earned a high school diploma. This statistic predicts a high number of first generation graduates attending ILH.
Low-income, first-generation students are nearly four times more likely to leave higher education after the first year than students who had neither of these risk factors. – The Pell Institute
Indianapolis ranked 2nd on the Glassdoor list “Best Cities for Jobs 2017” by looking at hiring opportunities, cost of living, and job satisfaction.
ILH is committed to improving these statistics and helping Indianapolis youth be employed in Indianapolis and thrive within our local companies.