Penn High School’s staff of 10 professional school counselors is committed to assisting students and their parents with emotional, academic and post-secondary issues.
Here are some frequently asked questions that may help you:
Q: My friend or student is feeling suicidal. What should I do?!
A: Please call 911 immediately or take the student to the emergency room. Memorial Epworth is also open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. (574) 647-8400
Q: The grade listed on HAC is incorrect, or my teacher made a mistake in calculating my grade. How is this addressed?
A: Counselors cannot change or round grades. We ask that you contact the teacher directly by using the PHM voicemail directory at 574-259-7961. You may also contact the main office to speak with the Principal.
Q: I need my final transcript sent to my college/university. How does this happen?
A: Seniors were given instructions to submit a transcript request to Sean Penney by sending the request through Parchment.com . If you are trying to make the request through Parchement.com and are experiencing an issue, contact Parchment at 888-662-0874 or Mr. Penney at 258-9582 for more help.
Q: When will my grades be finalized? I would like a copy of my transcript.
A: The deadline for teacher grades is Friday June 8th. Please contact the registrar beginning June 18th at 258-9502.
Q: I never received my online summer school information. Who can I contact about this?
A: Contact Information:
Teacher-Taught Summer School: PE, Health, Kick Start, EC Courses, SAE
Brenda Chaffee- Phone: 574-258-9524
Online Summer School: Mon-Fri (8:00 AM-3:30 PM)
All Email Communication: firstname.lastname@example.org
Q: My schedule is incorrect or I would like to change a class for 2018-2019 school year. How do I do that?
A: Please call beginning August 1st to schedule an appointment with a counselor on staff at 258-9502.
The Counseling Center will have new hours starting in August. We will be open from 7:30 a.m. until 3:45 p.m. Monday – Friday.