Purdue university summer start program 

PPHS students who meet minimum requirements can earn Purdue college credits and experience life on campus FREE of charge. Students will take college courses with Purdue students and faculty. Enrollment for the program opens soon. Please email for more information or visit the Summer Start page to learn more! 

Discover stories about PPHS alums who are enrolled at Purdue University!

PPHS Coaches win national game show. (Photo credit:

Indianapolis teachers won national game show, patent-pending with toy manufacturer

On the season finale of PBS’ Make48,The Mallorys worked on a new prototype of their national competition-winning game that brought home $10,000 and the Kid’s Choice Award. 

Don’t Wet Your Pants was created last spring after the team of Purdue Polytechnic High School teachers advanced from Indianapolis’ regional competition to nationals. Read more. 


PPHS named as semifinalist in Yass Prize competition

PPHS named semifinalist in $1 Million Yass Prize competition

NEW YORK – October 13, 2022 – Leaders from 32 of the nation’s most exceptional educational organizations in the nation across twenty states learned today they were semifinalists for this year’s prestigious Yass Prize for Sustainable, Transformational, Outstanding and Permissionless Education, which comes with a $1 million grand prize. Read more.

Dr. Warren shares how PPHS personalizes learning on Learning Matters Podcast.

Dr. Keeanna Warren shares how PPHS personalizes learning on Learning Matters Podcast

Michigan Virtual presents Learning Matters Podcast - WJR 760AM

PPHS & IPS propose plane to keep PPHS North on Broad Ripple campus. Photo credits: John Underwood | Purdue University

PPHS North and IPS Propose Plan to keep the charter school on Broad Ripple Campus

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Scott Bess and Keeanna Warren featured in Getting Smart Podcast. Image by Getting Smart.

Scott Bess and Keeanna Warren on Purdue Polytechnic High School

Getting Smart Podcast

On this episode of the Getting Smart Podcast, Tom Vander Ark is joined by Scott Bess, Executive Director of Purdue Polytechnic High Schools in Indiana, and Keeanna Warren, Associate Executive Director of Purdue Poly and Founding Principal of Purdue Poly North. Listen to the episode.