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Beginning of Year Information at a Glance


The beginning of the 2017-2018 school year is just around the corner. Please remember the Indiana State Department of Health requires parents/guardians to provide their child’s full immunization record to the student’s school health office on or before the first day of school, August 23, 2017.  Click here for details on 6th grade immunization requirements. 


If your child will be participating in Cross Country, Volleyball or Football, please note the practice dates below and click here for the required 2017-18 Athletic forms.


See the list below for important Discovery dates and events to get the year started:


  • July 31 – Volleyball tryouts begin, click here for Volleyball games schedule
  • August 1 – Football practice begins, click here for the Football games schedule
  • August 7 – Office Opens
  • August 14 – Cross Country practice begins, click here for the Cross Country meet schedule
  • August 18 – Exceptional Ed. Incoming 5th Grade Meeting, 3-4 p.m.
  • August 21 – 6th Grade Open House, 6:30 p.m.
  • August 23 First Day of School 
  • August 28 – 7th and 8th Grade Open House, 6:30 p.m.
  • September 4 – Labor Day (No School)
  • September 8 – Welcome Coffee/Meeting, library, 9:30 a.m.; All Grade Spirit Dance, 4 p.m.  
  • September 19 – School Picture Day
  • September 20 – School Picture Day


Click here to see the 2017-18 P-H-M District Calendar of Events.