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Young Authors’ Conference 2023

Save the date for the P-H-M’s Young Authors’ Conference: Saturday, March 4 8:30 – 11:00 a.m. Schmucker Middle School P-H-M Elementary students, grades K-5 FREE! Space is limited. Online Registration opens Monday, Jan. 30 & closes Friday, Feb. 17. The Young Authors’ Conference is for P-H-M students in grades K-5. The event, sponsored by the P-H-M Education Foundation, provides an opportunity for students and their ...
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Indiana Graduates Prepared to Succeed dashboard

Indiana Graduates Prepared to Succeed Dashboard (GPS) Launches

Penn-Harris-Madison schools are focused on continuous academic improvement that results in academic success for all students. Standardized testing, or summative assessment, is one measure of academic success, but it is not the only measure. In pursuit of providing more comprehensive analysis and to expand upon the data provided by state standardized tests, the Indiana Department of Education publicly launched this week (Tuesday, December 13, 2022) ...
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2022 One-day Penn Winter Dance/Poms Camp

2022 One-day Penn Winter Dance/Poms Camp

Students in grades PreK - 8th can take advantage of a one-day Penn Dance Clinic. DATE: Saturday, December 3, 2022 TIME: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (Pre-K and K 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.) LOCATION: Penn High School Fitness Center (Enter through Door D) COST: $40 (Pre-K & Kindergarten), $50 (1st-8th grades) CLICK HERE TO REGISTER TODAY! Please register by Friday, November 25, 2022 so ...
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Sphero Celebration

New Short Circuits Sphero program partners 3rd graders & Penn Robotics students

What would make more than 200 elementary students and dozens of Penn High School students show up at school on a Saturday? It would have to be something pretty cool, and there’s no doubt that P-H-M’s new “Short Circuits” Sphero is cool! Click here to see the full photo gallery on the P-H-M District website. Teams of third graders from all 11 P-H-M elementary schools ...
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Homecoming Weekend Set for September 23rd & 24th

Homecoming Weekend Set for September 23rd & 24th

There is going to be a little something for everybody happening at Penn High School on September 23rd and 24th, so mark your calendars and be sure to bring the whole family! Friday, September 23rd, 2022 P-H-M Education Foundation Family Fun Zone Time 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Cost: FREE! Location: Behind Penn High School in the Door E Parking Lot / West of TCU ...
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Hat Day

Spring Hat Parade Displays Creativity

We know it's going to be a good day when it starts out with a hat parade! Students had the opportunity to wear Easter / Spring themed hats at school today, this morning the classes that participated did a parade and walked through the entire school. It's a great way to encourage interaction between our older and younger students. Take a look at some of ...
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Sphero Madness Concludes for 5th Grade

When P-H-M Elementary Technology Curriculum Integration Coach Jessie Kinney dropped off a case of Sphero Robots on March 1st there were two goals: to get 5th Graders excited about coding and to have fun! For the month of March the fifth graders practiced coding in their classrooms in small groups. As the month drew to an end, the small groups in the class rooms competed ...
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Student Reads on a towel

Fun in the Sun to Encourage Literacy!

We've been encouraging students to do something a little different all week, and today is no different. For "Read Across America Day" we had some fun in the sun! At different times throughout the day, ALL classes and grade levels dedicated at least 15 minutes to read a book of their choice. To make things interesting students got out their towels and were able to ...
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Community Connections Fair 2018

Community Connections Fair set for Saturday, March 26

Picture above taken at the 2018 Community Connections Fair Community Connections Fair Saturday, March 26, 2022 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Schmucker Middle School 56405 Bittersweet Rd., Mishawaka The Penn-Harris-Madison School Corporation’s ENL Services’ is sponsoring the District’s FREE Community Connections Fair! Come check out what the Mishawaka, South Bend, and Elkhart communities have to offer to your families! P-H-M is inviting area businesses who ...
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