A
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    A
  2. Diversity
    B
  3. Teachers
    B+
  4. College Prep
    A
  5. Clubs & Activities
    A
  6. Health & Safety
    A+
  7. Administration
    B-
  8. Sports
    A
  9. Food
    A
  10. Resources & Facilities
    B+
Address
55900 Bittersweet Rd
Mishawaka, IN 46545
Telephone
(574) 259-7941

Penn-Harris-Madison School Corporation Rankings

Niche ranks nearly 100,000 schools and districts based on statistics and millions of opinions from students and parents.

Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
83%
Percent Proficient - Math
80%
Average Graduation Rate
97%
Average SAT
1190
426 responses
Average ACT
27
187 responses
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Students

Diversity
B
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
9,738
Free or Reduced Lunch
27.5%

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
20:1
National
16:1
Average Teacher Salary
Teachers in First/Second Year

Finances

Total Expenses
$93,007,000
Expenses Per Student
$9,944/ student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    59%
  • Support Services
    37%
  • Other
    4%

Penn-Harris-Madison School Corporation Reviews

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Starting high school can be overwhelming especially at Penn, a huge School with over a thousand students.I love how the teachers are willing to use their Leisure Time to help out students with their grades.Not to mention the hard-working Lunch Ladies for all the students.We have about 10 selections each day for lunch. Also, the classes we can choose from are unlimited.The clubs are great experience being able to travel and explore. In sophomore year and senior we get an opportunity to go to Elkhart Career Center or other places to earn early college credits. The sports are competitive. It helps to become social and overall is a great experience.You will never worry about not fitting in, there are many different types of people you will find your unique group. Like any other school there is drama but that all depends on where you put yourself.A situation is nothing without a reaction. Just remember, going into HighSchool, pay no mind to those negative situations and you'll be fine.
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There are so many classes and opportunities to choose from at Penn. Teachers go out of their way to stay after school or come early to help students individually. Sports are very competitive, and the coaches are very supportive. College credits can be earned and you can start practiceing your dream job at places like the elkhart career center. There are so many different kind of people and different groups to fit into. Penns defintley an amazing experience. Dpnt let me forget the food, there are so many options from nachos, burritos, pizza, bread sticks, and many more everyday, no ones ever had a problem finding a food they like !
I attended elementary, junior-high, and high school in the Penn-Harris-Madison School Corporation and I am so thankful that I was able to attend school in such a great district! I always felt as though my teachers truly cared about the students and they were available to help when you needed them. The only flaw in the system is that it can be easy to feel left behind in such a large corporation.