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Walorski To Visit Several Area Schools on Education Tour

Congresswoman Jackie Walorski

Congresswoman Jackie Walorski

U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski will visit Pulaski, Starke, Marshall, St. Joseph and LaPorte Counties next week as part of a district-wide education tour. She wants to hear from education officials, community leaders and students about ways to improve opportunities and prepare students for a globally competitive workforce.

On Wednesday she will visit West Central High School in Francesville and the Starke County Initiative for Lifelong Learning. While at the SCILL Center, Walorski will receive a briefing on the welding program.

Thursday’s agenda includes a tour of John Glenn High School in Walkerton, where Walorski will highlight their music program, and a visit to the South LaPorte County Special Education Cooperative. She will also tour Plymouth High School and hear from officials there about Project Lead The Way.