Goshen Lane Elementary was built in 1965. It was the third elementary built in the school district. The school is located in a housing development called "College Park" started in the early 1960s. Streets in this neighborhood are named for colleges and universities. Goshen College is a small college located in Indiana.
Goshen Lane Elementary strives to maintain an environment where each child: achieves to his/her fullest potential; demonstrates strong positive character traits; demonstrates critical thinking and problem-solving skills; has the involvement of parents and the community to insure his/her success; appreciates differences in all students; and is a part of a school culture that strives for excellence.