For 28 years, Circle the State with Song has been an integral part of Indiana’s choral landscape. This program is a statewide choral festival for elementary and junior high/middle school choirs. Nearly 5,000 youth from hundreds of different schools participate in Circle the State each spring at one of 12 sites throughout Indiana. Over 15,000 community members attend these concerts annually. During the festival, the participating schools rehearse and perform together under the director of a highly experienced Clinician.
The primary objectives of the program include:
At Penn-Harris-Madison, we are proud to offer year-round academic enrichment, athletic and recreational activities for the students and families within our award winning school district.
For months, P-H-M administrators, teachers, coaches and staff have been busy planning all the camps and activities that will be available for students when school lets out this year on Wed., June 7, 2017.
Experts say it takes 3 weeks to learn a new habit, but since this is our first time, we are going to give ourselves 4 weeks to make fitness a daily occurrence.
Who: Anyone that is part of the Moran community. Students, parents, neighbors and friends.
When: Four weeks in the month of March.
Where: Anywhere you can do 15 minutes of continuous, sustained movement.
Cost: $1.00 for Moran student single registration, $2.00 for all other single registrations, $5.00 for a family registration.
Have you ever met an author before? Author Judith L. Roth is coming to meet YOU! She will be at Schmucker Middle School on March 11th for our Young Author's Conference. You can hear a published author speak, watch a drama show and share your writing with student authors just like you! All you have to do is have your parents help you fill out the little blue Young Author's Conference envelope, and bring it back to school. Be sure to give it to your teacher by Friday, February 24. Judith can't wait to meet you!
Joining Band and Orchestra is easier then ever!
Please find our Band and Orchestra Instrument Selection Night information and appointment form online by going through the PHM main page (www.phm.k12.in.us). Scroll down to find the "Middle School Instrument Selection Night". You may also call Tiffany Perry at 258-9515 to schedule an appointment.
Selection Night is for both parent and students. If possible, please attend session at the school your student will attend.
Currently our students have been busy with DIBLES testing in grades K-1 and preparing for ISTEP/IREAD in grades 3-5. Acuity C will be the next test for grades 2-5. Teachers are monitoring the children’s progress in reading and math. These regular check-ups guide us in our daily planning and preparation. We want all our children to grow and realize their potential. February has quickly arrived and we have much to do in the days ahead. Below is a list of some information we hope you find helpful.
Frank Anglin, Ed.S.
Misson: We inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running.
Vision: We invision a world where every girl knows and activates her limitless potential and is free to boldly pursue her dreams.
Penn-Harris-Madison School Corporation is nationally recognized as one of the “Best Communities for Music Education” offering choir, band, orchestra and even piano at our three middle schools.
Every P-H-M student who will be attending a P-H-M middle school as an incoming 6th grader in the Fall has the opportunity to join an instrumental music class, which includes either band or orchestra.