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Parents cast your vote & help raise money for Bittersweet Elementary!

Parents, show your support for P-H-M’s elementary school leadership AND help raise money for Bittersweet Elementary School! At the P-H-M Education Foundation’s 20th Anniversary Gala on April 23, P-H-M principals will perform Vaudeville-style acts, competing against other P-H-M school teams. All the acts will be unique and definitely entertaining, but only one team—the one with the most votes—will win the PHaMmy award! Here’s how you ...
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Bittersweet Teams Earn Spell Bowl Honors

P-H-M’s 30th annual Elementary Spell Bowl took place Wednesday, March 23, 2016. Nearly 200 third, fourth, and fifth grade students took the stage at Penn High’s Center for Performing Arts, all prepared to do their best in regulated competition. Bittersweet Elementary spellers had a strong showing, placing at two of three grade levels! The Bittersweet Third Grade Team finished in a four-way tie (along with ...
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P-H-M Receives “Best Community for Music Education” Designation

Penn-Harris-Madison School Corporation learned today (Thursday, March 24, 2016) that it has been honored with the “Best Communities for Music Education” designation from the NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education. P-H-M is just one of 13 Indiana school districts and 476 districts across the country receiving this prestigious award in 2016. The Best Communities Music Education (BCME) designation is awarded to districts ...
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5th graders & parents, sign up now for Instrument Selection Night!

Students who will be in 6th grade next year use the "Instrument Selection Night" as an opportunity to handle and test a variety of band and orchestra instruments. Professional music teachers are on hand to help “pair” each student with an instrument on which they will find great success in their middle school music experience! As students are making choices about music classes in 6th ...
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All P-H-M Schools earn an “A”

The Indiana Department of Education released 2015 school accountability grades today and all 15 of Penn-Harris-Madison School Corporation’s schools earned an “A”! The final grades were approved unanimously by the State Board of Education during the January 26 Board meeting. “This straight ‘A’ report card is a result of the hard work and dedication from principals and teachers to the staff, students and families at ...
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