Upcoming Events

There will be a parent meeting for grades 8th – 11th  on February 11, at 5:30 p.m. in the Pike Central Auditorium.  Discussion items:  diploma types/differences, scheduling, course offerings, ISTEP/ECA testing, graduation requirements.
Pike Central Band

Second Annual Mattress Sale Fundraiser!!!

FRIDAY AND SATURDAY, February 12th-13th, 2016

4-7 PM (Friday)

10 AM – 5 PM (Saturday)

The Pike Central Band will be sponsoring our Second Annual Mattress Sale Fundraiser

on Friday and Saturday, February 12th-13th, 2016.

Name brand (Simmons, Restonic, Wellsville Mattress) mattress sets will be sold at up to 50% below retail prices. These are all top quality mattresses with full factory warranties.

All sizes and price ranges. Delivery is available.

Floor models will be displayed at Pike Central on Friday and Saturday, February 12-13th from 4-7 PM and 10 AM-5 PM.


Proceeds Directly Benefit the Band!!!

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Middle School Open Swim Schedule:

If you are interested in swimming and not in a winter sport, we would like for you to be in the pool on the following dates.

Feb. 10, Wednesday - 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.
Feb. 15, Monday - 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.
Feb. 18, Thursday - 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Feb. 22-26 from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. every night
Important Dates: School will now be in session on March 29th, 30th, March 31st & April 1st.  These were originally scheduled snow days that have been used due to weather conditions.

The former Winter Ball has been moved to the spring.  Mark your calendars to remember that the Spring Fling will be April 30, 2016.
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 lower left portion of this website.


To All Pike County Parents !

Click here to learn how to access your child's ISTEP+ test results on the Internet via the Indiana Department of Education's On-Line Student ISTEP+ Parent Network Account!


Pike Central Middle School

honor band 2015


Student Spotlight

On Sunday, November 15th, an honor band consisting of 91 students, representing 21 schools across Southwestern Indiana met at South Knox High School. These students were under the direction of Master Gunnery Sergent John Mula of the President's Own Marine Corps Band. The students met on Saturday for a six hour rehearsal with a culminating concert on Sunday. Those students from Pike Central Middle and High Schools who participated were: Ethan Huck, Shelby Vaughn, Brandon Goeppner, Alex Powers, Ashley Dulworth, Maggie McDonald, Klayton Kixmiller, Neeley Correll, Madison Fettinger, Evan McGuire, Kyle Williams, and Benny Hess

Congratulations to the Middle School Cross Country teams on a job well done at PAC Conference Championship.  Lauren Young earned 1st Team All-Conference honors with her 6th place finish.  Colt Armstrong also earned 1st Team All-Conference honors with a 10th place finish.  Jenna Meyer earned 2nd Team All-Conference honors with her 17th place finish.   Nate Woolery & Sam Theising earned 2nd Team All-Conference honors with their 15th & 18th place finishes.  Way to go PCMS XC!
These students recently participated in the 2015 INPact Indiana's Future Band on August 7-8.  They represented themselves and Pike Central with honor as they performed alongside 368 other middle and junior high school students during the opening of the DCI World Championships Finals events on Saturday, August 8, 2015.  The students who participated were:  Gabe Caldwell, Brandon Goeppner, Sarah Lane, Brianna Purkiser, Shelby Vaughn, Wes Baumgart, Christian Jones, Benny Hess, Kyle Williams, and Maggie McDonald

Pike Central Middle School
1814 E State Rd 56
Petersburg, IN 47567
Phone 812-354-8478
Fax: 812-354-9559

Mr. Chad Whitehead

Assistant Principal
Mr. Randy Meece

Mrs. Dawn Biesterveld
812-354-8478 ext. 364

Guidance Counselor
Ms. Arleen Petty
812-354-8478 ext. 362

Health Services
Mrs. Christy Crow
812-354-8478 ext. 464

Athletic Director
Mr. Billy Hewig
812-354-8478 ext. 317

Athletic Secretary,
Ms. Andrea Blocker
812-354-8478 ext. 331

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