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High School Information

Congratulations to PHHS's "Rising Stars of the Indiana Class of 2020" based on their academic achievement:
Amy German, Olivia Mettert, Caitlyn Snow, and Lindsey Scheidler! 

Rising Stars 2020

#PHPROUD - Lieutenant Governor Recognition Video

PHHS Essentials
High School
  • Main High School Number 351-3039
  • Weather Information 351-3004

High School Daily Announcements

IT WAS APPROVED AT THE BOARD MEETING THAT WE WILL BE IN SESSION ON MONDAY, FEBRUARY 18TH (PRESIDENTS' DAY)

Varsity Wrestling - NECC Tournament moved to FRIDAY NIGHT.
Due to potential weather issues on Saturday, the NECC Wrestling Tournament that was originally scheduled for Saturday, January 19 has been moved up to Friday, January 18. Location: ANGOLA HS

Weigh In:      5:00 pm
Start Time:   6:00 pm 
(Single elimination, no wrestle backs, placing only 1-4)

FFA Meeting Monday, Jan 21 at 7 pm in the Ag building  Ron Noll

Attention students, semi-formal will be held on Saturday, January 26th, from 8pm to 11pm in the East Gym. Tickets are now on sale during both A and B lunches for $10 a piece. Guest forms are available from Mrs. MacDonald (room 211) or Mrs. Moore-Bowers (guidance) and are due back by Thursday, January 24th. 

The theme this year is "Under the Big Top." Think "classy circus"! Student attire is still expected to be semi-formal, meaning this is a dress-up event and NOT a costume party. Please dress accordingly. Student Council looks forward to seeing you there!

Dupont Hospital Nursing Leadership Council will host "A Day in the life of a healthcare professional" on Saturday Feb. 16th from 10am-12pm. Please see guidance for more info.

1.  Any junior interested in being in ICE next year should stop by Mrs. Kellett's room, 119, to pick up an application.  Applications are due Feb. 4 to Mrs. Kellett

  1. 2.  Any Sophomore or Junior interested in Education Professions or Cadet Teaching should stop by Mrs. Kellett's room, 119, to pick up an application.  Applications are due February 4 to Mrs. Kellett.

 

ALL GIRLS interested in playing TENNIS and BOYS interested in playing GOLF...Please sign up in the MAIN OFFICE at the bunker.To make sure uniforms are ordered properly and in time, girls need to be signed up by Friday, February 1st.   Once again, girls tennis signup in the office.

"Winter Homecoming Spirit Week ."
Dress-up days are as follows: 
Meme Monday
Tourist Tuesday (wear souvenir items from trips or dress like a stereotypical tourist)
Wacky Wednesday (mismatched/zany clothing)
Hat Day (Thursday)
Pajama Day (Friday)

Congratulations to Coach Smith and the Panther Wrestling Team! Runner Up at the 2018-2019 IHSWCA Team State Duals
Finished regular season 20-2 and 10-0 in the NECC for the 5th straight NECC regular season title!!

Scholastic Arts Judging was held this past week. There were 3317 entries for our region.
Here are our results:
Bristol Bailer - Gold Key, Gold Key, Silver Key and Honorable Mention.
Larissa Rigsby - Silver Key, Honorable Mention, Honorable Mention
Alyssa Ebert - Honorable Mention
Noah Landis - Honorable Mention
The show is held at the Ft. Wayne Art Museum from Feb. 9 - April 6th. Bristol's two Gold Key Winners will enter national adjudication and may go to the National Exhibition in New York (Carnegie Hall).

IMPACT Applications for Health Occupations Educations (HOE) Primary Health Care (PHC) Cosmetology (COS) are now open!!! Please see guidance for applications. They are due to guidance by Feb. 4th

Attention SADD members: please meet in Mrs. Hammel's room Wednesday during C3 for a group photo. If you have a SADD shirt, please wear it!

Any members of the Academic Team should report to room 103, Mr. Van's room, Wednesday, 1/16, during C3 for a yearbook picture.

P.U.M.P.T. (Panther Unified Muscle and Performance Training), a strength training program for all Panther Athletes...Is bringing HS students an opportunity to show off their improvements. Any High School girl or boy interested in competing at the 15th Annual NECC LIFTING MEET: Date: Saturday, February 23 Time:  9:00 am Location: Lakeland High School Cost:  $10 per competitor Coaches and Staff alike...PLEASE spread the word and let all HS students know....All they need to do is sign up at the OFFICE BUNKER by Friday, February 1st.Please contact Coach McCrea or Mr. Byler if you have any questions.

Attention all girls track athletes...Conditioning will begin next Monday (January 14) after school until 5:00 pm.Coach Rathburn would like all girls who are not in a winter sport present.

SEMI FORMAL!!!!!

Date: Saturday, January 26th, 2019 Time: 8:00-11:00 P.M. Theme: Circus

Welcome back! If you have a library book; it is now due. Please drop off your books at the library or see Mrs. Yoder for renewal.ALL LIBRARY BOOKS ARE DUE NOW!

EVENT:  Coaches vs. Cancer

DATE:  Friday, January 25 - Boys Basketball @ PHHS vs. Fremont
There will be t-shirts sold and a silent auction! ***If you or anyone you know (businesses,etc) would be interested in being a t-shirt sponsor or donating items for the silent auction, please get in contact with Miranda Gillette  (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)***

ATTN: SENIORS!!!

LaGrange County Community Foundation Scholarships are now OPEN. Apply Online at www.lccf.net  Scholarships close on Jan. 31st

Attention Seniors!!!  Steuben County Community Foundation scholarships are now open!!!  Apply at steubenfoundation.org/

Attention ALL STUDENTS...

Starting TODAY, there will be strength training sessions called...
P.U.M.P.T. - Panther Unified Muscle & Performance Training!!
Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday each week 
Time: 4:30-5:30 
Where:  HS WEIGHT ROOM
Who:  Anyone interested 
HS coaches will be there to help you learn the program.
COME JOIN US and get PUMPT!

Student Tutors If you are interested in tutoring students in the middle school, please see guidance for more information.

 Prairie Heights High School December Students of the Month.

Samarah Orr--Freshman
Ella Thompson--Sophomore
Isiah Levitz--Junior
Jessica Notestine--Senior

A little about “One Romantic Evening”.... The high school and middle school theatre programs at Prairie Heights are joining together for what they are calling “One Romantic Evening” February 15th, 16th, & 17th. The evening will feature three short one-act plays.Tickets can be purchased in advance for $7 online at: http://phtheatre.booktix.com/ Tickets will be $10 at the door.

To access online registration go to Panther Paw on the website.


Jan 21-25 Winter Homecoming Week
Jan 23 WIDA Testing
Jan 25 Pep Session Schedule
Jan 26 Semi Formal
Jan 30 WIDA Testing

Feb 1 Course Description Guide
Feb 6 WIDA Testing
Feb 4-8 Counselor Appreciation Week
Feb 7 Mid-Terms
Feb 11-15 Scheduling Meetings C3
Feb 15-17 Theater Presents One Romantic Evening
Feb 18 President's day Snow Make up day
Feb 18-22 Scheduling Students
Feb 22 Eng ISTEP+ Retest
Feb 27 Eng ISTEP+ Retest
Feb 28 Eng ISTEP+ Grade 10

March 1 Math ISTEP+ Restest
March 5 English ISTEP+ Grade 10
March 6 Math ISTEP+ Retest
March 7 English ISTEP+ Grade 10
March 12 Math ISTEP+ Grade 10
March 13 End of 9 weeks Winter Sports Recognition
March 11-15 Department Scheduling Meetings
March 14 Math ISTEP+ Grade 10

Students of the Month





Congratulations to our Students of the Month for December!

Jeremy Swander--Principal

Samarah Orr--Freshman
Ella Thompson--Sophomore
Isiah Levitz--Junior
Jessica Notestine--Senior  


 
  • Congratulations to PHHS's "Rising Stars of the Indiana Class of 2020" based on their academic achievement:
    Amy German, Olivia Mettert, Caitlyn Snow, and Lindsey Scheidler! 

    Rising Stars 2020

    #PHPROUD - Lieutenant Governor Recognition Video

    PHHS Essentials
    High School
    • Main High School Number 351-3039
    • Weather Information 351-3004
  • IT WAS APPROVED AT THE BOARD MEETING THAT WE WILL BE IN SESSION ON MONDAY, FEBRUARY 18TH (PRESIDENTS' DAY)

    Varsity Wrestling - NECC Tournament moved to FRIDAY NIGHT.
    Due to potential weather issues on Saturday, the NECC Wrestling Tournament that was originally scheduled for Saturday, January 19 has been moved up to Friday, January 18. Location: ANGOLA HS

    Weigh In:      5:00 pm
    Start Time:   6:00 pm 
    (Single elimination, no wrestle backs, placing only 1-4)

    FFA Meeting Monday, Jan 21 at 7 pm in the Ag building  Ron Noll

    Attention students, semi-formal will be held on Saturday, January 26th, from 8pm to 11pm in the East Gym. Tickets are now on sale during both A and B lunches for $10 a piece. Guest forms are available from Mrs. MacDonald (room 211) or Mrs. Moore-Bowers (guidance) and are due back by Thursday, January 24th. 

    The theme this year is "Under the Big Top." Think "classy circus"! Student attire is still expected to be semi-formal, meaning this is a dress-up event and NOT a costume party. Please dress accordingly. Student Council looks forward to seeing you there!

    Dupont Hospital Nursing Leadership Council will host "A Day in the life of a healthcare professional" on Saturday Feb. 16th from 10am-12pm. Please see guidance for more info.

    1.  Any junior interested in being in ICE next year should stop by Mrs. Kellett's room, 119, to pick up an application.  Applications are due Feb. 4 to Mrs. Kellett

    1. 2.  Any Sophomore or Junior interested in Education Professions or Cadet Teaching should stop by Mrs. Kellett's room, 119, to pick up an application.  Applications are due February 4 to Mrs. Kellett.

     

    ALL GIRLS interested in playing TENNIS and BOYS interested in playing GOLF...Please sign up in the MAIN OFFICE at the bunker.To make sure uniforms are ordered properly and in time, girls need to be signed up by Friday, February 1st.   Once again, girls tennis signup in the office.

    "Winter Homecoming Spirit Week ."
    Dress-up days are as follows: 
    Meme Monday
    Tourist Tuesday (wear souvenir items from trips or dress like a stereotypical tourist)
    Wacky Wednesday (mismatched/zany clothing)
    Hat Day (Thursday)
    Pajama Day (Friday)

    Congratulations to Coach Smith and the Panther Wrestling Team! Runner Up at the 2018-2019 IHSWCA Team State Duals
    Finished regular season 20-2 and 10-0 in the NECC for the 5th straight NECC regular season title!!

    Scholastic Arts Judging was held this past week. There were 3317 entries for our region.
    Here are our results:
    Bristol Bailer - Gold Key, Gold Key, Silver Key and Honorable Mention.
    Larissa Rigsby - Silver Key, Honorable Mention, Honorable Mention
    Alyssa Ebert - Honorable Mention
    Noah Landis - Honorable Mention
    The show is held at the Ft. Wayne Art Museum from Feb. 9 - April 6th. Bristol's two Gold Key Winners will enter national adjudication and may go to the National Exhibition in New York (Carnegie Hall).

    IMPACT Applications for Health Occupations Educations (HOE) Primary Health Care (PHC) Cosmetology (COS) are now open!!! Please see guidance for applications. They are due to guidance by Feb. 4th

    Attention SADD members: please meet in Mrs. Hammel's room Wednesday during C3 for a group photo. If you have a SADD shirt, please wear it!

    Any members of the Academic Team should report to room 103, Mr. Van's room, Wednesday, 1/16, during C3 for a yearbook picture.

    P.U.M.P.T. (Panther Unified Muscle and Performance Training), a strength training program for all Panther Athletes...Is bringing HS students an opportunity to show off their improvements. Any High School girl or boy interested in competing at the 15th Annual NECC LIFTING MEET: Date: Saturday, February 23 Time:  9:00 am Location: Lakeland High School Cost:  $10 per competitor Coaches and Staff alike...PLEASE spread the word and let all HS students know....All they need to do is sign up at the OFFICE BUNKER by Friday, February 1st.Please contact Coach McCrea or Mr. Byler if you have any questions.

    Attention all girls track athletes...Conditioning will begin next Monday (January 14) after school until 5:00 pm.Coach Rathburn would like all girls who are not in a winter sport present.

    SEMI FORMAL!!!!!

    Date: Saturday, January 26th, 2019 Time: 8:00-11:00 P.M. Theme: Circus

    Welcome back! If you have a library book; it is now due. Please drop off your books at the library or see Mrs. Yoder for renewal.ALL LIBRARY BOOKS ARE DUE NOW!

    EVENT:  Coaches vs. Cancer

    DATE:  Friday, January 25 - Boys Basketball @ PHHS vs. Fremont
    There will be t-shirts sold and a silent auction! ***If you or anyone you know (businesses,etc) would be interested in being a t-shirt sponsor or donating items for the silent auction, please get in contact with Miranda Gillette  (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)***

    ATTN: SENIORS!!!

    LaGrange County Community Foundation Scholarships are now OPEN. Apply Online at www.lccf.net  Scholarships close on Jan. 31st

    Attention Seniors!!!  Steuben County Community Foundation scholarships are now open!!!  Apply at steubenfoundation.org/

    Attention ALL STUDENTS...

    Starting TODAY, there will be strength training sessions called...
    P.U.M.P.T. - Panther Unified Muscle & Performance Training!!
    Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday each week 
    Time: 4:30-5:30 
    Where:  HS WEIGHT ROOM
    Who:  Anyone interested 
    HS coaches will be there to help you learn the program.
    COME JOIN US and get PUMPT!

    Student Tutors If you are interested in tutoring students in the middle school, please see guidance for more information.

     Prairie Heights High School December Students of the Month.

    Samarah Orr--Freshman
    Ella Thompson--Sophomore
    Isiah Levitz--Junior
    Jessica Notestine--Senior

    A little about “One Romantic Evening”.... The high school and middle school theatre programs at Prairie Heights are joining together for what they are calling “One Romantic Evening” February 15th, 16th, & 17th. The evening will feature three short one-act plays.Tickets can be purchased in advance for $7 online at: http://phtheatre.booktix.com/ Tickets will be $10 at the door.

    To access online registration go to Panther Paw on the website.


    Jan 21-25 Winter Homecoming Week
    Jan 23 WIDA Testing
    Jan 25 Pep Session Schedule
    Jan 26 Semi Formal
    Jan 30 WIDA Testing

    Feb 1 Course Description Guide
    Feb 6 WIDA Testing
    Feb 4-8 Counselor Appreciation Week
    Feb 7 Mid-Terms
    Feb 11-15 Scheduling Meetings C3
    Feb 15-17 Theater Presents One Romantic Evening
    Feb 18 President's day Snow Make up day
    Feb 18-22 Scheduling Students
    Feb 22 Eng ISTEP+ Retest
    Feb 27 Eng ISTEP+ Retest
    Feb 28 Eng ISTEP+ Grade 10

    March 1 Math ISTEP+ Restest
    March 5 English ISTEP+ Grade 10
    March 6 Math ISTEP+ Retest
    March 7 English ISTEP+ Grade 10
    March 12 Math ISTEP+ Grade 10
    March 13 End of 9 weeks Winter Sports Recognition
    March 11-15 Department Scheduling Meetings
    March 14 Math ISTEP+ Grade 10





  • Congratulations to our Students of the Month for December!

    Jeremy Swander--Principal

    Samarah Orr--Freshman
    Ella Thompson--Sophomore
    Isiah Levitz--Junior
    Jessica Notestine--Senior  


     
 
    • District Office

      Prairie Heights School Corporation
      Jeff Reed, Superintendent
      305 S 1150 E
      LaGrange, IN 46761

      Voice: 260-351-3214
      Fax: 260-351-3614

      High School

      Prairie Heights High School
      245 S 1150 E
      LaGrange, IN 46761

      Voice: 260-351-3214
      Fax: 260-351-3848

      Jeremy Swander, Principal
      Damon Witherspoon, Asst. Principal

      Middle School

      Prairie Heights Middle School
      395 S 1150 E
      LaGrange, IN 46761

      Voice: 260-351-3214
      Fax: 260-351-2182

      Andy Arndt, Principal
      Brad Jones, Asst.Principal
    • Elementary

      Prairie Heights Elementary School
      455 S 1150 E
      LaGrange, IN 46761

      Voice: 260-351-3214
      Fax: 260-351-2182

      Alecia Pfefferkorn, Principal

      Mission

      "Excellence in Education - Preparation for Life!"

      District AIMS

      High Achievement
      Safe, Caring Environment
      Accountability & Assessment
      Effective Use of Resources
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