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FIRST-IN District Robotics Competition, March 2 & 3

The 2024 FIN Mishawaka FRC District Event will once again be held at Penn High School March 1st - 3rd (open to the public on Saturday, March 2 and Sunday, March 3). The event will be held in Penn's Main Arena. See below for a daily schedule: Saturday, March 2 10:30 - 11:00 a.m., Opening Ceremonies 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m., Qualifying Matches (No matches ...
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2024 Young Authors’ Conference, Books & Bots

This year P-H-M Education Foundation’s Young Authors’ Conference is partnering up with the Next Gen Robotics event to bring you Books & Bots! This event blends literary innovations with robotic creations. It’s a wonderful opportunity for P-H-M students in Kindergarten - 5th grade. Click here to view photos on Facebook from last year’s Young Authors’ Conference; click here to view photos of the 2023 Next ...
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Running is Elementary Date Announced, May 6, 2024

We are thrilled to announce that the P-H-M Education Foundation is providing funding for the 15th annual Running is Elementary program! SAVE THE DATE! The date is May 6 (Rain Date May 8). All P-H-M 4th & 5th grade students are invited to participate. Students will practice at their home schools with the culminating run at Elm Road Elementary School. More details will follow so ...
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2024 Middle School Instrument Selection Night

Every P-H-M 5th grader who will be attending a P-H-M middle school as an incoming 6th grader in the Fall 2024 has the opportunity to join an instrumental music class, which includes either band or orchestra. “Instrument Selection Night” is when students and families get to make their choice! Fifth graders at Moran, Elm Road, Meadow’s Edge and Madison Elementary Schools will attend Grissom Middle ...
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Penn Orchestra Performs Elementary School Pops

"Captain Jack Sparrow" made an appearance at Penn High School today (Tuesday, January 30) performing the Pirates of the Caribbean theme song for 4th and 5th grade students. This mini concert is a great way to introduce students to instruments they might not be familiar with as they think about what possible instrument they might want to pursue in middle school. In P-H-M middle schools, ...

Elm Road Receives Two PHM Education Foundation Grants

The P-H-M Education Foundation has wrapped up the grant announcements for the 2023-2024 school year; and it’s been a big year with tons of recipients. Elm Road was the recipient of two grants for the combined total of $3,064.32! Assistant to the Principal Derrick Fairbotham applied for and received $2,000.55 to purchase "Secret Stories" toolkits. The kits will help 1st and 2nd grade students help ...

What Fans Need to Know Before Heading to Penn Homecoming Parade & Game

Friday, September 29 is Penn's Homecoming Parade, Fun Zone, Food Trucks & the Penn football game versus St. Joe. The P-H-M Education Foundation is once again sponsoring all the fun and new this year--FIREWORKS after the football game! The entire P-H-M community is invited to come out for this fun-filled family event. All the fun starts with the Homecoming Parade. Be sure to grab your ...
Community Connections Fair 2022

2023 Community Connections Fair to be held Oct. 7

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 want to participate in the Community Connections Fair to sign up. Click here to request a table at the event. The Fair will also include cultural performances from ...
PENN Basketball Camp 6.26.23

“Back to School” Boys Basketball League

Boys in grades 2nd to 8th are invited to participate in "Back to School" Basketball League at Penn High School. 2nd - 6th grade League DATES: September 24th; Oct. 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd 29th LOCATION: 2nd-4th, Penn Fitness Center 5th-6th, Main Arena/West Balcony/Aux Gym Time TIMES: 2nd-4th, Sundays, Noon - 4:00 p.m. 5th-6th, Sundays, 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. COST: $99 Click here to register online ...
2023 Community Tailgate

2023 Community Tailgate

This year’s annual Community Tailgate will be a great way to kick off the return of the Backyard Brawl between the Kingsmen and the Mishawaka Cavemen. All fans are welcome, Cavemen and Kingsmen! There’s plenty of food for fans on both sides. Gates open at 5:00 p.m. You must have a ticket to the football game to enter. Once inside the stadium head down to ...