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ILEARN Resources for Parents

ILEARN is Indiana’s standardized test. It is an online computer adaptive assessment designed to measure students’ proficiency of the Indiana Academic Standards in Grades 3–8. At the high school level, students enrolled in Biology and U.S. Government take ILEARN as End-of-Course-Assessments (ECA). Last school year (2018-19) was the first time ILEARN was administered. This year it will be administered again to students in the spring ...
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Parent meeting & permission form for new State mandated curriculum

Tuesday, Oct. 15 5:30 p.m. Schmucker Middle School, 56045 N Bittersweet Rd. Indiana law (IC 20-19-3-11) now requires that all schools provide age appropriate and research based instruction on child abuse and child sexual abuse to students in grades kindergarten through 12th. Penn-Harris-Madison has partnered with the Family Justice Center, Youth Service Bureau of St. Joseph County and the St. Joseph County Special Victims Unit ...
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Bobcat Blitz

2019 “Bobcat Blitz” a Huge Success

It started out as a simple idea to raise money and has grown into an annual tradition that gets bigger and better every year. This year was no exception as our “Bobcat Blitz” eclipsed MORE THAN $15,000 in funds raised! All the proceeds go to support our positive rewards programs, Art Smart, teachers' needs, and other programs that fall outside the traditional education budget. The ...
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Alex Deranek

“Bittersweet Strong” support continues for Alex Deranek at Schmucker

We have an update on of our former Bobcat students ... Alex Deranek. For those of you who were students and families at Bittersweet last year, you may remember that the school community came together in a “Bittersweet Strong” campaign to support outgoing 5th grader Alex Deranek. In March 2018, Alex was diagnosed with Stage 4 Chronic Kidney Disease, along with another of serious kidney ...
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Kingsmen Junior League

Kingsmen Junior Boys Basketball League

Sign-up for the Kingsmen Junior Boys Basketball League on Tuesday, September 10th from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m., at Penn High School, enter Door D. All games will be played on Sundays in the Penn Fitness Center, enter Door G. Grades 3 & 4 Games Times: 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Grades 5 & 6 Games Times: 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. *Game times subject to change due ...
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School Items Return & Personal Items Pickup (June 1 – 3)
Monday, June 1st - Wednesday, June 3rd, Bittersweet parents are encouraged to come to return school materials and also pick up their child(ren)'s belongings that remain at school. Our goal is to use a procedure that maximizes the safety of all parents and staff. Click here for more details on the pickup procedure to ensure the health safety of our staff and your family.