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Tippecanoe Valley Middle School


ATTENTION:  Currently our voicemail system is down.  Please feel free to email any

attendance issues (doctor appts, sicknesses or tardies) to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .  

For assistance in reaching any of the teaching staff please contact the TVMS office,

Mrs. Miller at 574-353-7353 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  

Announcements for 11/25/15

Lunch for 11/25/15: Taco Salad or Burrito, refried beans, salsa, cooked carrots, peaches, chips

Lunch for 11/30/15: Chicken Nuggets or Corn Dog, mixed vegetables, macaroni salad, mandarin oranges, scooby snacks

Happy Birthday to:  None

Happy Birthday over Thanksgiving Break:  Alyssa Bell, Miguel Negrete, Jasten Snapp, Angel Miguel Rodriguez-Hernandez, Alexis Evans, Brianna Sheetz

-Happy Thanksgiving from the TVMS family to yours!

-Ultimate Frisbee will NO longer be meeting.  

-Congrats to TVMS 7th Graders for bringing in the most items for the 2015 Helping Hands Food Drive.  They earned the extra treat of an ice cream bar today before their movie.  Thank you to EVERYONE who participated and especially to Mrs. Martin and Mrs. Thomas for organizing it and all their hard work!

-The Rochester Library is going to have their Heros' Tree.  If you have a picture of a person in any branch of military, then bring it to Mrs. Shepard and we will get it on the tree.  You will receive them back when they take the tree down.  The picture is going into a button so a printed picture of you Hero would be best.

-TVMS 2015-2016 Yearbooks are now available to pre-order from now until February 12, 2016.  The price will be $16.00.  After February 12 the cost will go up to $19.00.  The yearbook will include All-Color pages and a sturdy soft cover.  Make payments to TVMS.

-Basketball season has started please click on TVMS Sports to see the most current information available.

-The TVHS weight room is open to any middle school student on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:35-5.  In addition the weight room will be open on Friday, November 27th and Saturday, November 28th from 8:00a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

-6/7/8th Grade Girls interested in participating in the Winter basketball season need to have a valid physical dated after APRIL 1, 2015 on file by December 4th.  First practice for 7/8th grade girls is scheduled for December 7th.  First practice for 6th grade girls is scheduled for January 11th.  Further details to come.  Please check the TVMS practice schedule online for the most up-to-date practice times.

-Spirit Wear is still available for purchase.  Please stop by the office for an order form.

-ATTENTION:  Starting January 5, 2016 Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation will have new phone numbers/system!  Here are the following numbers:
     Akron Elementary School (574) 598-2367
     Burket Educational Center:  (574) 598-2600
     Mentone Elementary School:  (574) 598-2590
     Tippecanoe Valley Middle School (TVMS):  (574) 598-2200
     Tippecanoe Valley High School (TVHS):  (574) 598-2100
     Tippecanoe Valley Bus Garage:  (574) 598-2490
     Tippecanoe Valley Administration Office:  (574) 598-2759 

The homework sheets are up on the TVMS website now. There are still tweaks we will make as it is a new format for us. Please be patient. 

1. Go to: http://tvms.tvsc.k12.in.us/index.php
2. Click on the grade level link
3. Click the tab at the top for the week you wish to see
The homework sheets are up on the TVMS website now. There are still tweaks we will make as it is a new format for us. Please be patient. 
- TVHS will promote the academic  program allowing honor students in grades K-8, free admission into any varsity high school athletic contest (excluding tourneys.)  Students who have a report card from their most recent grading period, with all A's and B's on the report card, will get into any varsity contest at Tippecanoe  Valley High School free with a paying adult admission.


It is the policy of the Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability, in its programs or employment policies as required by the Indiana Civil Rights Act (I.C. 22-9.1), Title VI and Title VII (Civil Rights Act of 1964), Title IX (Educational Amendments 1972), the Equal Pay Act of 1973, and Section 504 (Federal Rehabilitation Act of 1973).
Inquires regarding compliance with Title IX may be directed to the Assistant Superintendent, Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation, 8343 S State Rd 19, Akron, IN - Telephone (574) 353-7741;  Inquires regarding compliance with Section 504 may be directed to the Director of Special Services, Burket Education Center, 5095 S 700W, Box 8, Burket, IN - Telephone (574) 491-2555.



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Mr. Scott Backus
11303 W 800 S
Akron, IN 46910
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