For the determination of students eligible with Specific Learning Disabilities (SLD),
our district will follow a Pattern of Strength and Weakness Model.
For specific information, please consult the following link:
Special Board Committee Meeting Notice:
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE THAT THERE WILL BE A POLICY COMMITTEE MEETING
OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION OF PENNFIELD SCHOOLS,
8587 PENNFIELD ROAD, BATTLE CREEK, MICHIGAN
DATE OF MEETING: MAY 29, 2013
PLACE OF MEETING: PENNFIELD HIGH SCHOOL MAIN OFFICE CONFERENCE
ROOM 8299 PENNFIELD ROAD BATTLE CREEK, MI HOUR OF MEETING: 5:00
PURPOSE: Board policies and procedures discussion as well as anything
else that may come before the Committee D.DILSAVER, Secretary Pennfield
Board of Education Board minutes are located at the above address
2013-2014 Sports Physical Information
Power Up Learning Program (1:1 laptops at the high school)
We are adding an option to Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) to the PUL program. Information was sent out to incoming Freshmen. The FAQ document is below.
Resource for Parents from SADD
Spring brings an increase in celebrations for your teens. Prom and Graduation are two of the biggest events. Here is a resource to help you talk with your child about being safe and responsible.
Are You Interested in Free Preschool for your Child?
Click here to find out more
Schools of choice notice
2013-2014 School year
All applicants must be a non-resident of Pennfield Schools and reside in one of the following county districts: Calhoun, Barry or Kalamazoo. Applications are available at www.pennfield.net or by calling the Superintendent’s Office at 269-961-9781.
Unlimited Open Enrollment
Kindergarten through Twelfth Grade
- Applications received by June 7th and approved will be eligible for registration on June 18th
- Applications received after June 7th and approved will be eligible for registration on August 8th
- Application deadline is noon on September 5, 2013
Please return applications at your earliest convenience to Pennfield Schools at 8587 Pennfield Rd, Battle Creek, MI 49017 Attn: Superintendent's Office.
This notice is being made per section 105 & 105c of PA 300 (School Aid Act)
REGISTRATION DATES FOR
RESIDENTS & SCHOOL OF CHOICE STUDENTS
June 18th & Aug 8th at Pennfield High School 7:30 am to 6:30 pm
You will need to bring:
1. Official Birth Certificate
2. Immunization Record
3. Proof of Residency, i.e. Rent Receipt, Mortgage Bill, Utility Bill
School of Choice application received by June 7th will be eligible for June 18th registration if the applicant’s discipline record qualifies acceptance. (The school district may refuse to enroll a nonresident applicant if the applicant has been suspended from another school in the preceding 2 years, if the applicant has been expelled from another school at any time or if the applicant has been convicted of a felony.)
Who and When
* Boys grades 3-6 ~ 8:00-10:00 a.m.
* Boys grades 7-8 ~ 8:00-10:00 a.m.
These are the grades they will be attending next school year
Camp will be $30.00 per camper
* All campers will receive a Pennfield Camp T-Shirt
*Fun and Fundamentals will be stressed
* Camp contests and league play daily
* Please make checks payable to: Pennfield Schools
* Please attach registration form and money and send to:
Pennfield High School
Attn: Steve Grimes
8299 Pennfield Rd.
Battle Creek, MI 49017
Pennfield High School, Main gymnasium
Steve Grimes (269) 420-5447 or (269) 441-5500 firstname.lastname@example.org
June 17-20 (Monday thru Thursday)
Click here for the form
Financial Aid Workshops
For Seniors and their parents/guardians
There are several dates for workshops regarding Financial Aid for Seniors and their parents/guardians
These workshops will help get families started on their financial aid application
Link for application site
New Pennfield Sports Site
Pennfield sports schedules can now be found by going to the following site:
Sports Schedule Site
Directions for using the site
Direct link to Pennfield High School
Direct link to Pennfield Middle School
District Advisory Committee (DAC)
The District Advisory Committee is a Board of Education advisory group, whose membership includes parents, students, community, and school staff. This year the DAC is continuing their focus on the importance of family involvement and its significant impact on student performance and academic success. Part of the DAC’s responsibility will be to conduct conversations regarding family involvement, knowledge about the common core curriculum, standards based report cards, and graduation requirements.
You may follow the progress of the DAC by going to www.pennfield.net, click on the link labeled District, and scroll down to the link labeled DAC. Information regarding meeting dates, membership, and minutes from the meetings will be posted. If you have suggestions, questions or ideas to share, please contact Jerry Mueller at email@example.com, Don Jackson at firstname.lastname@example.org or Ed terSteeg at email@example.com.
Power Up Learning
Make sure to visit the PUL web site for any updates and fixes for any laptop issues.
Come and visit our PUL program web site and see how our one to one laptop program is developing. We would like
to hear from you so take a look and feel free to leave comments.