Supt. Message

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On behalf of South Spencer School Corporation, welcome to our web page and thank you for taking the time to explore the information provided on this site. For those of you enrolled in one of our many academic programs, thank you for your continued support and involvement in our corporation. For anyone considering enrolling your child(ren), for the first time in South Spencer Schools, thank you for joining what we believe to be one of the most excellent school districts in Indiana. One key reason: the outstanding teachers and staff!South Spencer has immense gratitude for your continued participation and support as we strive to provide the best possible education for every child who walks through our doors. 

South Spencer School Corporation strives for improvement and excellence in academics and there is a continued focus on improving our facilities.   Our real strength as a school corporation lies in ensuring that every one of our students is empowered to become highly successful contributors to society.

Whether you are a parent or a community member, you are encouraged to become involved in South Spencer Schools. If you are a student, I encourage you to take a rigorous course load with a focus on career preparation based on your interests as well as participate in extra-curricular activities, clubs, and school events. With nineteen varsity sports and multiple clubs, there are many ways to stay involved throughout your academic career.

It is truly a blessing to serve as Superintendent of the South Spencer School Corporation, and I consider myself very fortunate to be able to live and work in this fantastic community!
I look forward to seeing you at our extra-curricular events and wish everyone a fantastic school year.

Go Rebels! 


Dr. Richard Rutherford, Superintendent

All Students All the Time