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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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Bittersweet Worry Monsters

No Worries!

How do you take away younger students’ worries? With a worry monster of course! Ms. Jenni McCarthy has been reading Rosie Greening’s book “The Very Hungry Worry Monsters” to her kindergarten class. The book is full of fun illustrations featuring friendly monsters that eat worries and make them disappear! Ms. McCarthy had all her students create their very own unique worry monster out of paper ...
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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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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 10, 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.