Middle School Direct number 351-3038
Mr. Damon Witherspoon, Principal 351-2334
Mr. Brad Jones, Assistant Principal 351-2346
Mrs. Karla Koomler, Counselor 351-2347
Mrs. Val Heinlen, Secretary 351- 2377
Mr. Brad Jones, Athletic Director 351-3214 ext. 6815
Mrs. Deb Notestine, Attendance 351-2039
Mrs. Pam Wingstrom, Nurse 351-2041
Mrs. Chris Ream, Treasurer 351-2362
Ms. Amy Yoder, Speech 351-2044
Mrs. Sue Rhinesmith, Food Service 351-2070
Mrs. Deb Tipton, Psychologist 351- 2060
Welcome to Prairie Heights Middle School!
Here at the PHMS website we hope you can become better informed of upcoming events and get school related information you may need.
Direct dial numbers for the middle school are as follows:
Weather Phone: Call 351-3004 for fast, reliable information regarding school delays and closings. As soon as a decision is made regarding school delays or cancellations, the voice mail is updated.
Middle School Direct number 351-3038
Mr. Damon Witherspoon, Principal - 351-2346 or extension 6500
Mr. Brad Jones, Assistant Principal - 351-2346 or extension 6510
Mrs. Karla Koomler, Counselor - 351-2347 or extension 6620
Mrs. Val Heinlen, Secretary - 351- 2377 or extension 6540
Mr. Brad Jones, Athletic Director - 351-3214 extension 6815
Mrs. Deb Notestine, Attendance - 351-2039 or extension 2560
Mrs. Pam Wingstrom, Nurse - 351-2041 or extension 2570
Mrs. Chris Ream, Treasurer - 351-2362 or extension 6550
Ms. Amy Young, Speech - 351-2044 or extension 2520
Mrs. Sue Rhinesmith, Food Service - 351-2070 or extension 2670
Mrs. Deb Tipton, Psychologist - 351- 2060 or extension 6555
PRAIRIE HEIGHTS IS LOOKING FOR SUBSTITUTES FOR TEACHERS AND AIDES. IF YOU HAVE AN INTEREST IN SUBBING FOR US PLEASE FILL OUT AN APPLICATION, WHICH CAN BE FOUND ON OUR MAIN WEBSITE, AND SUBMIT IT TO THE SUPERINTENDENT'S OFFICE.
NEWS FROM THE FOOD SERVICE DEPARTMENT-WE WILL BE SERVING FREE SUMMER MEALS TO ANY CHILD UNDER THE AGE OF 18 AT THE ELEMENTARY CAFETERIA ON JULY 27, 28, 29 30 AND AUGUST 3, 4, 5 AND 6 FROM 11:50-12:20.
LUNCH AND MILK PRICES FOR THE 2015-16 SCHOOL YEAR HAVE INCREASED 10 CENTS. PRICES ARE AS FOLLOWS:
MILK - 50 CENTS
ELEMENTARY LUNCH - $2.20
MIDDLE SCHOOL LUNCH - $2.30
HIGH SCHOOL LUNCH - $2.35
ADULT LUNCH - $3.05
THE CAFETERIA WILL BEGIN SERVING BREAKFAST ON MONDAY, AUGUST 17.
REGISTRATION FOR THE 2015-16 SCHOOL YEAR WILL BE HELD ON JULY 28 FROM NOON UNTIL 8 PM IN THE MIDDLE SCHOOL CAFETERIA. EVERY STUDENT, EVEN RETURNING STUDENTS, MUST BE REGISTERED. STUDENTS DO NOT NEED TO ATTEND REGISTRATION.
OPEN HOUSE WILL BE HELD ON AUGUST 11. 5TH GRADERS WILL HAVE A MEETING FROM 5:30-6 PM IN THE MS GYM WITH THEIR CLASSROOM VISITATION FROM 6-6:30 PM. 6TH GRADERS WILL HAVE CLASSROOM VISITATION FROM 6-6:30 PM. THEIR MEETING WILL BE HELD FROM 6:30-7 PM IN THE MS GYM. THE 7TH & 8TH GRADE STUDENTS MAY VISIT THEIR CLASSROOMS FROM 6-7 PM. THERE ARE NO MEETINGS FOR INCOMING 7TH & 8TH GRADERS.
THE FIRST STUDENT DAY FOR THE 2015-16 SCHOOL YEAR IS WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 12.
PARENTS OF STUDENTS IN GRADES 7 & 8 CAN SIGN THEIR STUDENT UP FOR INDIANA'S 21ST CENTURY SCHOLARS PROGRAM. TO SEE IF YOU ARE ELIGIBLE, AND TO ACCESS THE APPLICATION, GO TO Scholars.IN.gov. IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS YOU CAN CALL 1-888-528-4719 OR EMAIL
A note for all parents: To sign up for Panther PAW, our program that allows parents to view their student's grades, lunch account balance, etc., you will need to create a new account. To create your account, go to the PHMS website (www.phms.ph.k12.in.us) and click on Panther PAW in the Quick Links box on the right side of the screen. The information you need will be found in this link. Make sure you click on the "Create Account" box to create your new account. You can, at the same time, sign up for school messenger in order to get alerts from the school regarding delays, closings, etc. If you have trouble creating your account for any reason call PH Tech at 260-351-3214 x4600. If there is no answer please leave message. If you do not have a home computer, you can set up and access your student's account from a computer here at school or at your local library.