Culture Night 2023

Walt Disney's "Culture Night" returned in a big way the night of Thursday, May 18! After a two-year hiatus due to COVID, students, staff and families were eager to bring back the signature event that had been a staple on our school's calendar since 1999. Families who set up booths offered food, beverages or crafts related to their heritage. Students and families also performed for ...
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5th grade girls race

Running is Elementary School results

After the postponent of the original race date on Monday, May 1 due to rain, students were able to show their stuff on Wednesday, May 3. The one mile run, sponsored by P-H-M’s Education Foundation, is held at Penn’s Cross-country course, which is located behind Elm Road Elementary School. Post race snack donations were donated by Costco. This annual event encourages fitness, healthy choices and ...
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Running is Elementary Details

Running is Elementary races were postponed until Wednesday, May 3 due to the weather on Monday, May 1. The races will still take place at Elm Road Elementary, 59400 Elm Rd, Mishawaka. WHEN: Introductions start at 2:50 p.m. Race Order 5th Girls: 3:00 p.m. 5th Boys: 3:20 p.m. 4th Girls: 3:40 p.m. 4th Boys: 4:00 p.m. PARKING INFO: South Bend Orthopedics: 60160 Bodnar Blvd, Mishawaka ...
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PHM Supt. Dr. Jerry Thacker & Mr. Robi Davidson

Mr. Davidson Named PHM 2023 Elementary Teacher of the Year

Walt Disney Elementary School Music Teacher Mr. Robi Davidson got a surprise visit from Penn-Harris-Madison Superintendent Dr. Jerry Thacker Monday morning (April 24, 2023). Dr. Thacker, with the help of Walt Disney Principal Ryan Towner, a handful of P-H-M district administrators, and news crews, surprised Mr. Mr. Davidson letting him know that he was P-H-M’s 2023 Elementary Teacher of the Year! Mr. Davidson has worked ...
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Penn Music students tour of PHM elementary schools

P-H-M Named 2023 Best Community for Music Education

Penn-Harris-Madison School Corporation was named among the Best Communities for Music Education (​BCME) in the country by the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Foundation for the 10th year in a row! Now in its 24th year, the 2023 Best Communities for Music Education program has recognized 830 school districts and 78 schools across the country for the outstanding efforts by teachers, administrators, parents, students, ...
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