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Penn Youth Girls Basketball League Grades 3-8

Registration for the Penn Youth Girls Basketball League for students in Grades 3-8 will be held on Sunday, Sept. 12, from 12:00-2 p.m.. When: Sunday, Sept. 12, 12:00-2 p.m. Where: Penn High School/ Enter through Door D Price: $125 Space is limited to the first 108 athletes per age group. Please read this flyer thoroughly! ...
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Update on Community Information Sessions July, 23, 2021

The message below was shared with P-H-M Families and Staff via email July 23rd, 2021. P-H-M Administration has received a number of questions from families regarding Critical Race Theory (CRT), and if the ideologies/tenets are included in our Social Emotional Learning, and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion student lessons and staff training. We recognize the need for our parents/guardians to understand our curriculum. So in an ...
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Kingsmen Boys Basketball League for Grades 2-8

Registration for the Penn Boys Basketball League for students in Grades 2-8 will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 1, from 5:45-8 p.m.. When: Wednesday, Sept. 1, 5:45-8 p.m. Where: Penn High School/ Enter through Door D Price: $75 Grades 2-6 / $60 Grades 7 & 8th Discount: $10 Discount for Summer Basketball Camp Attendees Information: If you have any questions please contact Assistant Varsity Coach ...
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Return to In-Person Instruction – Summer 2021

Penn-Harris-Madison continues to monitor the spread of COVID-19. With more than 13,000 students and employees, we all play an important role in minimizing the risk and impact on each other and our operations. The health and safety of students and staff is our top priority. As a result, P-H-M Schools will implement various measures to keep everyone as safe as possible. Please click here to ...
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Dr. Soto Kile, Madelyn Beers, Dr. Thacker

PHM School Board Approves New Principal for Elm Road!

One of our Elm Road Eagles is coming home! At the Monday, May 17 (2021) Board Meeting P-H-M Superintendent of Schools Dr. Jerry Thacker recommended the appointment of Madelyn Beers as the new principal of Elm Road Elementary. Current Principal Dr. Lisa Soto Kile will take on the role of Director of Professional Development and Student Learning at the beginning of the 2021-2022 school year ...
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Dr. Lisa Soto Kile

Dr. Lisa Soto Kile Named Director of Professional Development and Student Learning

Dr. Lisa Soto Kile as the new Director of Professional Development and Student Learning. Dr. Soto Kile is the current principal at Elm Road Elementary School and will begin her new position at the beginning of the 2021-2022 school year. Dr. Soto Kile began her career in P-H-M in 1992 as a teacher at Prairie Vista. In 1998, she became the Schoolwide Enrichment Specialist and ...
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Mrs. Mellor brought in balloons and Ms. Kertai brought in the flowers to congratulate their colleague. Principal Soto Kile and Asst. Supt. Dr. Heather Short were also on hand

P-H-M Names 2021 Elementary Teacher of the Year, Mrs. Kathy Shreiner

The first week of May is national Teacher Appreciation Week. Leading up to this special week every year Penn-Harris-Madison Superintendent surprises the district’s Elementary Teacher of the Year and Secondary Teacher of the Year with the news that they have been chosen. This afternoon Dr. Jerry Thacker walked into the Elm Road Elementary classroom of 5th grade virtual teacher Mrs. Kathy Shreiner to let her ...
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Meals for eLearning Day on Tues., March 30, 2021

With the announcement that Tuesday, March 30, 2021 will be an eLearning day, the meal plan for March 30th is as follows: Elementary: Every elementary student in school on Monday, March 29th will receive a meal for Tuesday, March 30th as they leave. Breakfast AND lunch will be included for students who attend Bittersweet, Elm Road, Elsie Rogers, Horizon, Mary Frank, Meadow’s Edge, Walt Disney, ...
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eLearning Day Scheduled for Tues., March 30, 2021

The information below was sent to P-H-M families on Friday, March 26, 2021. Dear P-H-M Families, In the District’s ongoing efforts to provide opportunities for P-H-M staff to receive a COVID-19 vaccine, we worked with Meijer to provide a vaccination clinic on March 8 for the two-dose Pfizer vaccine. 1,170 people were vaccinated, including staff from P-H-M and neighboring school districts, as well as some ...
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