Fun Facts

LaPorte is named from a French term meaning "The Door."

The largest city in LaPorte County is Michigan City, with a population of 32,335 (Census in 2003).

LaPorte County Statistics

LaPorte County Location

41.599216 N, -86.779259 W

LaPorte County Barn

Fishing in LaPorte County

LaPorte County Schools

LaPorte Community School Corporation

Education Services Center
1921 "A" Street,
LaPorte, IN 46350
Donald Tonsoni, Attendance Officer

Michigan City Area Schools

Nikki Ward, Attendance Officer
219-873-2000 Ext. 7413

LaCrosse School

1 Michigan Street
LaCrosse, IN 46348
Timothy Somers, Principal
Fax: 219-754-2511
Dick Bucher, Trustee

Wanatah School

309 School Drive, P.O. Box 249
Wanatah, IN 46390
Victorine DePrey, Principal
Fax: 129-733-9974
Tim Guse, Trustee