Return to School Update July 02, 2020

The communication below was emailed to staff and parents today: Thursday, July 2, 2020 Dear P-H-M Families, I know that you have been anxiously waiting for the details on our plan to return to school on Wednesday, August 19 (for grades 1-12) and August 20 (kindergarten). The COVID-19 pandemic has affected every aspect of our lives. There have been many changes in our daily lives ...
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Mary Frank kindergartner

Summer Math & Reading Tools

The IDOE has provided summer resources for parents to use with their children, grades 1st - 8th, to help keep their math and reading skills up over the summer. Parents and students have access to the Lexile® Find a Book tool and the Quantile® Summer Math Challenge. The Lexile® Find a Book tool helps students create a personalized reading list and then locate those books ...
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Students working on iPads

Elm Road named a STEM Certified School

Elm Road Elementary School was among 12 schools that he Indiana Department of Education (IDOE) recently announced as new STEM Certified schools. The state now has 90 STEM Certified schools, an increase of over 16 percent. Penn High School was named a STEM Certified School in 2016. Created in 2015, the STEM Certified Schools program recognizes schools focused on a commitment to teaching STEM disciplines ...
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School Supplies

School Items Return & Personal Items Pickup (June 1 – 3)

Parents will have an opportunity to pick up student personal items left at school and drop off school issued items in front of Elm Road School Monday, June 1 through Wednesday, June 3, 8:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m. Click to use this form to choose your date and time for pick up. Please click to fill out this form ONLY IF your child has items ...
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P-H-M's Triangle of Success-- connecting students, teachers and parents

Elm Road office hours, pick-up information

Elm Road Elementary School office hours will be 8 a.m.- 3:00 p.m., Monday-through-Friday, while P-H-M schools operate in extended eLearning due to the COVID-19 national emergency. For parents who need to pick-up items at your child's school, click here for an appointment form to arrange for curb-side pick-up from a staff member ...
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COVID-19 Update: PHM Schools closing & eLearning (3/12/20)

The message below was sent out to all P-H-M staff and families the afternoon of March 12, 2020. Dear P-H-M Families and Staff, Based on Governor Eric Holcomb’s announcement released at 4:28 p.m. today, all P-H-M students will not report to school tomorrow Friday, March 13 and Monday, March 16, 2020. These days will be recess days (no eLearning will be conducted on these two ...
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Important Message from P-H-M Supt. Dr. Jerry Thacker regarding COVID-19

The message below was sent out to all P-H-M staff and families the afternoon of March 3, 2020. Dear P-H-M Families, The health, safety and well-being of Penn-Harris-Madison students and staff are our top priorities. With the ongoing elevated discussion regarding the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the world news, we are reaching out to remind everyone in the P-H-M family about the preventive safety measures ...
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2019 Silver Mile Bubble Bash

Register Now for the 2020 Silver Mile Bubble Bash on Sat., May 16

Saturday, May 16 8:30 a.m. – Noon Penn High School Register online today! Early Bird Registration is available until Sunday, May 3 ($20 for adults, $10 for students)! Do you like bubbles? Well, if you do, you’ll enjoy the Silver Mile Bubble Bash! Highlighted changes for this year’s event: Early start time, 8:30 a.m. 1.5 mile and 5K route options Lower early bird prices: $20 ...
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Grissom Principal Jean Milfort with students

5th Grade Informational Session April 14

Grissom Middle School Principal Jean Milfort invites 5th grade parents and students to attend an informational session about Grissom Middle School to be held at Grissom on Tuesday, April 14 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. For 5th graders currently attending Moran, Elm, Meadow's and Madison Elementary Schools, Grissom will be their middle school. During this informational session, Principal Milfort will visit with students and parents discuss ...
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2019 Next Gen

Robotics Tournament a Family Event, March 14 & 15

Mark your calendars for Saturday, March 14 & Sunday, March 15 for the FIRST Robotics St. Joseph District Event. Penn High School is once again hosting more than 40 high school FRC robotics teams from Indiana and Michigan who will battle it out for the title. Join more than 5,000 students, coaches, mentors, parents and fans during this one-of-a-kind two-day FREE event! Saturday, March 14 ...
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Return to School Update July 02, 2020

I know that you have been anxiously waiting for the details on our plan to return to school on Wednesday, August 19 (for grades 1-12) and August 20 (kindergarten). Information is available at the district website here.