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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 ...
NP IREAD Recognition

IDOE Recognizes Northpoint for IREAD Results

Our school, along with Prairie Vista Elementary School, was celebrated for outstanding IREAD-3 achievement rates. Third grade teacher Nichol Mondy attended with Principal Lorraine White. With Northpoint students having a 98.00% pass rate and Prairie Vista students achieving 95.30%, the schools were among 241 Indiana elementary schools to receive 95% or higher on the 2023 IREAD-3 assessment. A celebration took place Thursday, February 15 at ...
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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 Northpoint, Mary Frank, and Horizon Elementary Schools will attend Discovery Middle School for ...
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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, ...
Northpoint students dressed as 100 year olds

Shining Stars are 100 Days Smarter!

January 26th, 2024, marks the 100th day of the 2023-24 school year! Our younger students marked the occassion by dressing up like 100 year olds with wigs, canes and more. Today is more than just a dress up day as teachers used the occassion to do academic lessons based on the number 100. Take a look at some pictures in the gallery below ...
Cereal Food Box Drive

2023 Cereal Box Food Drive a Success

Thank you to everyone who donated to this year's Cereal Box Food Drive, it was a huge success. Northpoint families donated more than 1,500 boxes of cereal for Clay Food Pantry. We continued our tradition of setting up the boxes like dominos in the hallways and knocking them down. The students always love it. Take a look ...

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 ...