Upcoming Events

mylocker Click here to view the Pike County School Corporation 2017-2018 Calendar

**Click here to read this important notice from the Health Services Department in regards to Influenza

**Click here for information about "Child Safety Night" sponsored by the Pike County Department of Child Services to be held April 18th.

Early release dates:  March 1st, 8th, and 15th.
Feb. 27--ISTEP+ begins today and will go through March 10th.
March 3rd--End of the 3rd grading period.
March 4th--Tri-State Spelling Bee will be held in Evansville at Ivy Tech.  Good Luck to our representative, Carter McCain!!
March 6th-10th--Nation School Social Worker's Week.  Remember to tell Mrs. McCutchan how much you appreciate her!
March 7th--PTO meeting in the group room.
March 9th--Staff and students wear your "Be" shirts.
March 10th--Report cards will be sent home.
March 12th--Daylight Savings Time Begins.  Set your clocks forward 1 hour.
March 13th-17th--IRead 3 testing begins.
March 14th--Mr. Ashworth, the band director at Pike Central will be here at 2:00 to talk to the 5th grade students about band.
March 17th--Mrs. DeCoursey & the 5th grade will experience the Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra.  St. Patrick's Day  shamrock
March 20th-31st--Spring Break-School will NOT be in session!
April 3rd--First day back to school after spring break.

**Mr. King wants to emphasize the importance of attendance and effort in class all of the second semester.  Formative assessments begin January 9th and will continue through May.  Summative assessments such as IREAD3 and ISTEP+ begin the end of February and continue through May.

**Spring Music Program for grades K-2 will be April 6th.  Spring pictures will be taken April 7th.

**Kingergarten round-up for kids who will be 5 by August 1st, is on April 6th & 7th.  We will be having Preschool screenings for kids who will be 4 by August 1st, on April 10th.

 **5th grade will be selling candy bars all month to raise money for their Indy trip.  $1.00 each.  **4th grade science fair is coming in April!

The School Transportation Association of Indiana is holding a poster contest.  Any student grades K-8 may submit an entry.  The deadline for submission of the poster must be done by April 1st.  Please click here for more information in regards to this contest.

The annual "IHSAA Sports Physicals" will be held Wednesday, April 19th at the Pike Central Middle School.  any student who will be in grades 6-12 in the fall of 2017 and plans on participating in a SCHOOL sport at any time during the year may take advantage of this opportunity.  Please click here for more information in regards to this event.

**Parents will now be able to check the balances and history of their child's lunch accounts.  Parents will also be able to make payments but there is a fee involved.  The fee cost will be shared later.  Go to www.myschoolbucks.com.  Literature is being sent home with elementary students.  It does not cost anything to create an account and check lunch balances.  Parents are more than welcome to go ahead and create an account.

Grade 2 Code Studio

Grade 3 Code Studio

Grade 4 Code Studio

Grade 5 Code Studio

Mrs. Bennett's Code Studio

Mrs. Knust's Class Blog

Please click this link for the updated 2016-17 School Year Indiana State Department of Health School Immunization Requirements.
Parents, you may access your student's grades online using our student information system INOW.  Students and parents each have login information available.  Parent logins allow parents to see multiple children with one user name.  Please contact your child's school for your login information.  Access to INOW can be found on the Quick Links section of this website.


Petersburg Elementary's Character Pledge

I pledge to be a person of character, I will be RESPECTFUL, RESPONSIBLE, HONEST AND FAIR.  I will show others I really do care.





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Petersburg Elementary
1415 E Alford Road
Petersburg, IN 47567
Phone:  812-354-6876
Fax:  812-354-8718

Mr. Rick King

Assistant Principal,
Mr. Ryne Biesterveld

Mrs. Winnie Foster

Office Assistant,
Mrs. Teri Waltz

Health Services
Mrs. Tricia Wornica, RN
812-354-6876 ext. 204