Tippecanoe Valley Middle School
The Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation is pleased to introduce a new program called e-Funds for Schools. This program offers various options for parents/guardians who choose to make payments on-line and is extremely user friendly. The e-Funds For Schools service is offered to you by a third party service provider and there is a $1.00 transaction convenience fee for each electronic checking payment that you make. When you set up your account, please review your options carefully.
e-Funds for Schools Registration Guide
Lunch/Breakfast Payments On-line
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March 30, 2015
Today's Menu- Meatball sub or cheeseburger, cooked carrots, lettuce salad, and pears
Tomorrow's Menu - Sloppy Joe or pizza burger, corn, carrot sticks, Mandarin oranges, and chips
Happy Birthday today Sheldon Miller and Edwin Holstein
Thought for the Day - No matter how you define success, you will need to be resilient, empowered, authentic, and limber to get there. Joanie Connell
Monday Chess 3:30-4:45
Wednesday FCA 7:15 am
Ultimate Frisbee starts this week!! 3:30-4:45 Bring appropriate clothes for the weather and have a ride to pick you up promptly at 4:45.
Voluntary Summer School forms are due April 3rd and mandatory Summer School letters/forms will be sent out after spring break.
Tippecanoe Valley Athletic Department will offer sport physicals for next school year on April 30th at Tippecanoe Valley Middle School starting at 7:00 pm.
Physicals are available for all athletes that will be in grades 5-12 next year. All athletes are required to have a physical on file before participating in any sport. IHSAA regulations state that for a physical to be valid for next school year it must be completed after April 1st.
Physical forms can be picked up at all Tippecanoe Valley Schools and they must be signed by the parents and the students.
The cost for the physical is $15.00 and checks should be payable to "Tippecanoe Valley Middle School".
Please call the high school athletic department at 353-7031,x2500 for any questions.
The Tippecanoe Valley High School Weight Room will be open over spring break, Monday-Friday 4:00 pm-8:00 pm. Please enter the building using Door 8. All participants need to have the Liability Waiver completed. Waivers are located in the weight room.
Nick Patterson Memorial Fund - The Fulton County Community Foundation is pleased to promote athletic camp scholarships for kids. These are made possible through the Nick Patterson memorial Fund. The scholarships are for kindergarten through eighth grade male students of Rochester and Tippecanoe Valley schools. Applications are available in the office. Nick Patterson Memorial Fund
Miss Mentone - Information and applications for available in the office for any girl between the ages of 14-20 interested in competing in the Miss Mentone contest during Mentone's Egg Festival.
All students - Lifetouch will be here this Friday to take our spring pictures. All students and staff will have their picture taken but will not be obligated to purchase anything. Packets will arrive at a later date and you will have the opportunity to buy part or all of the package or nothing at all. Details for purchasing or returning packages will be given once the packets arrive.
Students- who received a field trip permission form need to have them filled out by parents and returned to the office ASAP.
8th grade students - freshmen orientation has been postponed until Monday, March 30th, at 7:00 pm in the main gym.
8th grade girls - Try-outs will be held Tuesday, March 31st, and Wednesday, April 1st, at the main gym at the high school.
3rd Annual Dodgeball Tourney - Thursday, April 2nd, 3:30-5:30 pm. Forms are available in the office....be one of the first 24 teams to sign up. Cost is $3 for attendees, players, spectators, and parents. The concession stand will be open for the event. Proceeds benefit the TVMS Chicago trip fund.
EYH-Notre Dame- Expanding Your Horizons is a conference for girls in middle school (Grades 6-8). this day-long event will include hands-on activities in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). At the conference, girls will get a chance to meet STEM role models and learn more about careers in those fields. Conference registration is now open and will close March 27th for groups and April 1st for individuals. You may register using the following link - http://www3.nd.edu/~eyhnd/registration.html
8th grade students - Money owed for the Chicago trip is due April 30th.
2014-2015 Yearbook Yearbooks are on sale for $19. Please make checks payable to TVMS. Orders with payment can be turned into Mrs. Thomas or the front office.
CANI (Community Action of Northeast Indiana) and Covering Kids & Families of Indiana want to ensure that 100% of Hoosier children have the health care they need. If you or someone you know needs insurance, please give them a call. They can help you consider your options. Kosciusko County Outreach Specialist (574) 372-3548. Information is also available in the school office.
Parents may obtain log-in information to access student schedules, grades, discipline, and attendance through InformationNOW. Please call into the TVMS Office, 574-353-7353574-353-7353, if log-in information is needed. Instructions for InformationNOW
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PUBLIC NOTIFICATION STATEMENT
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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