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Penn honors 2022-2023 Academic Achievement award winners

Penn High School principal Sean Galiher honored Seniors and Juniors who were named Academic Achievement Award winners for the 2022-2023 school year. Students earn the Academic Achievement Award for maintaining a grade-point average of 3.5 or better over four or six semesters, without receiving a D or an F. Check...Read more

Penn DECA students qualify for International competition

Penn’s DECA business club excelled at the state DECA competition in Indianapolis on March 5. A total of 37 Penn students qualified for the International Career Development Competition in Orlando, Fla., April 22-25. Students in the Top 4 of their event qualify for Internationals. Placing first at state for Penn...Read more

Indiana Graduates Prepared to Succeed Dashboard (GPS) Launches

Penn-Harris-Madison schools are focused on continuous academic improvement that results in academic success for all students. Standardized testing, or summative assessment, is one measure of academic success, but it is not the only measure. In pursuit of providing more comprehensive analysis and to expand upon the data provided by state...Read more

Penn boasts 15 National Merit Scholar semi-finalists

Penn High School Principal Sean Galiher announced that 15 Penn High School students have been awarded National Merit Scholar Semi-Finalist Designation, one of the largest groups ever to achieve the coveted academic status at Penn. Sakina Al-Fadhl, Ryan Cheng, Tanya Datta, Noah Durand, Hadley Jessop, Eshaal Kizilbash, Gwyneth Lannon, Reagan...Read more

Penn Early College Academy Receives Re-Endorsement WITH DISTINCTION

On Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022, the Center of Excellence in Leadership of Learning (CELL) re-endorsed Penn High School’s Early College Academy as a Level 2 program WITH DISTINCTION . The status marks the quality and effectiveness of Penn’s Early College Academy in its commitment to implementing CELL’s Eight Core Principles...Read more