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Tippecanoe Valley Middle School


ATTENTION:  The new phone number for TVMS is (574) 598-2200.  The new Fax

number is (574) 598-2266.

Announcements for 2/11/16

Lunch for 2/11/16: Country Fried Steak or Fish Sticks, cole slaw, roll, mashed potatoes & gravy, applesauce

Lunch for 2/12/15: Taco Salad or Burrito, refried beans, salsa, cooked carrots, fruit salad, chips

Happy Birthday to: Alex Kannel and Connor Karkiewicz

-Pennies for Patients will be collected until Friday, February 12th.  IF our school reaches $500, the top class will earn a pizza party!  All the proceeds from the change collection will go to Pennies for Patients.  

-Student Council will be hosting a Valentine's Dance on Friday, February 12th until 4:45.  The grade level that has the most students attend the dance will receive ice cream at lunch!  The cost for the dance is $2/person with all proceeds going to Pennies for Patients.  Dance tickets will be sold Friday at lunch.  We will also have a drawing for a $25 gift card.  Every student who purchases a dance ticket will be entered into the drawing.  The winner will be drawn at the dance.

-TVMS 2015-2016 Yearbooks are now available to pre-order from now until Friday.  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.  Every student who purchases a yearbook will be entered into a drawing to win either their money back or a second yearbook free of charge (your choice).  

-Students interested in playing in the Mentone youth League please stop by the office for imformation.  Last day to register is Monday, February 15th.

-Students interested in playing for the Akron Youth League please stop by the office for an information sheet.  Last day to register is February 20th.

-Thursday, February 25th Freshman Orientation will take place at TVHS at 6:00 p.m. for any current TVMS 8th grader.

-On April 17, 2015, the Tippecanoe Valley FFA Organization lost one of its members, 17-year-old Kurt Miller, to an unfortunate accident.  To celebrate his memory, his family has established the Kurt Miller Memorial Fund through Kosciusko County Community Foundation.  With your help, FFA would like to donate to his fund.  On February 23, the FFA will be holding their annual benefit supper and auction.  During the auction, they will be raising money to donate by selling a basket of donated goods.  They are asking for any type of donation, whether it be gift cards, items, or funds.  Donations will be accepted until February 16th.  Thank you for your consideration.  If you have any questions, feel free to contact Cami Shriver or Erin Eastgate at (574)598-2100 at any time.  For more information on Kurt Miller and his Memorial Fund, go to www.http:/kcfoundation.org/fund-established-in-memory-of-kurt-miller/.

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

-The Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation will offer a variety of community adult education classes at Tippecanoe Valley High School on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6:00-8:00 p.m. starting Tuesday, February 2, 2016 and continuing thru Thursday, April 26, 2016.  Classes to be offered include Walk for Fitness, Open Swim, Open Weight Room, Certification or Recertification in First Aid or CPR, HSE/GED classes and 2 Canvas Painting classes.  Classes requiring advance registration will be offered pending sufficient participation-(Canvas Painting only).  Tippecanoe Valley Community Adult Education brochures are available from the office of any TVSC school or the corporation website.  Questions may be directed to either Debbie Johnston (574-598-2100, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ) or Jeff Shriver (574-598-2100, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

-ATTENTION:  Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation 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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11303 W 800 S
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Phone 574-598-2200 X3102
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