• Alert: With the imminent winter storm arriving tomorrow, all district activities have been cancelled for Saturday, January 19th. The boys' basketball game in Knightstown, Indiana for tomorrow Saturday, January 19 has been postponed due to the inclement weather forecast. The game has been rescheduled for February 16th in Knightstown, Indiana with a start time of 6 PM. Please join us for this exciting event as our Braves take on Bellefontaine in the famous Hoosier Stadium. Tickets already purchased will be honored for the rescheduled date. If you purchased tickets and need a refund, please contact the Shawnee HS office. Please stay tuned for decisions regarding the weekend's remaining activities.
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Possum Students Recognized for Anti-Bullying Efforts

A group of Possum Students was recognized on Friday, Jan. 14,  by Sheriff Gene Kelly for an anti-bullying video they created.

Sheriff Kelly and Deputy Mark Lane attended an assembly at the school to present the Student Recognition Award to the students. The students were featured in an article by the Springfield News-Sun.

Eighth Grader Kolton Rice decided to make the video and recruited classmates to start in it to help spread the message against bullying.

"We are incredibly proud of our students for their compassion and their efforts to educate others about bullying," said Principal Michelle Heims. "Their work is a terrific example of the inclusive and welcoming environment our students and staff create at Possum School."

Click here to see the video, called "A Walk in My Shoes."





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