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Tippecanoe Valley High School is striving to provide the best educational opportunities for our students. The Tippecanoe Valley High School website is one tool that we feel is an effective way to keep students, parents, and community members informed of various activities and programs going on here at the high school. We welcome your comments as we continue to refine our website to make it more user friendly. Please take some time to look over the information and let us know how we might better serve you at Tippecanoe Valley High School.




The Tippecanoe Valley High School Weight Room will be open over spring break, Monday-Friday 4:00p.m - 8:00 p.m. Please enter the building using Door 8.  All participants need to have Liability Waiver completed.  Waivers are located in the weight room.




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Tippecanoe Valley Announces Make-Up Day Schedule





The Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation was well represented at the 103rd Annual Kosciusko Chamber of Commerce Membership Banquet held January 21st at the Manahan Orthopaedic Capital Center at Grace College.  The keynote speaker for the evening was University of Notre Dame Athletic Director Jack Swarbrick Jr.  A variety of awards were presented, including the selection of Mentone’s Rita Price as Kosciusko County’s Woman of the Year.

Representing the Young Entrepreneurs Academy of Tippecanoe Valley High School (TVHS), which is co-sponsored by the Kosciusko Chamber of Commerce and Grace College, (pictured left to right) were teacher June Yazel; students Micah Bradley, Tenaya Shull, and Jordan Fraser; TVHS Principal Mike Bendicsen; and Tippecanoe Valley Superintendent Brett Boggs.

Chamber Banquet 3








Due to an increase in insurance premium for the 2014-2015 school year, we are posting a new insurance selection form here.  Parents that selected a one year policy last year or are new to the HS this year should download and complete a new form by the start of the school year.  This form must be completed as well as the 1:1 agreement before the ablets will be distributed to your student.  Parents that selected a multi-year policy last year do not need to complete the Insurance Selection form for the current school year.  This form can be downloaded here, or you can log into Infosnap and download the updated form from there.

Insurance Selection Form





The Indiana State Department of Health has updated school immunization requirements for the 2014-2015 school year.  Click on the link below for a chart detailing the latest requirements:

IN State Department of Health School Immunization Requirements



Announcements

 

Tippecanoe Valley High School 

Announcements for
April 13th-17th




Lunch this week:


Monday Apr 13: Ham & Cheese or Meatball Sub: corn, tossed salad, peaches
, milk, & orange juice

Tuesday Apr 14:  Chicken Nuggets or Beef Dippers: rice pilaf, broccoli & cheese, applesauce, garlic bread, milk
 & orange juice 

Wednesday Apr 15: Tenderloin or Cheeseburger: peas, veggies & dip, pineapple, 
milk & orange juice

Thursday Apr 16: Chicken Patty or Johnny Marzetti: potato wedges, tossed salad, applesauce, garlic bread
, milk & orange juice

Friday Apr 17: Burrito or Quesadilla: refried beans, mandarin oranges, milk & orange juice




Sports this week:


Monday  Apr 13

5:00 Baseball (JV) with N. Miami
5:00 Softball & Baseball (V) at Triton


Tuesday Apr 14


 
5:00 Track with Culver & Bremen
5:00 Baseball (JV) with Triton
5:00 Softball (JV) at Whitko


Wednesday Apr 15

5:00 Softball & Baseball (V) with Warsaw
5:00 Tennis at Triton


Thursday Apr 16


4:30 Golf at Rochester
5:00 Track with Manchester
5:00 Softball (JV and V) at Winamac
5:30 Tennis with Knox
*Baseball (JV) at Wawasee is cancelled


Friday Apr 17
 
5:00 Softball (V) with Plymouth
5:00 Softball (JV) at Plymouth



Saturday Apr 18


 
7:30 Golf (JV) at Rochester
11:00 Baseball (V) at Bremen
11:00 Softball (V) at Glenn (Double-header)
12:00 Golf at MC Marquette

     
          

Adult Education - GED, ESL, and Skills Improvement - TVHS Special Education Department Head Debbie Johnston is the instructor.  Questions may be directed to her at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  or by calling (574) 353-7031(574) 353-7031 ext 2203. 

Interested students are encouraged to come to the class where they begin by taking an assessment to determine their level of performance.  An educational plan will then be developed for each participant with the goal of taking and passing the GED test.

Similar adult education classes are also offered in Rochester and Warsaw.  
Please share this information with anyone that might be interested in participating.



All girls interested in playing volleyball this next season need to meet in the Cafeteria during SRT on April 23rd at 11:15 PM for an informational meeting.  If you cannot attend this meeting, please contact Coach Eaton immediately to get the information you will m iss.  Please bring a writing utensil.

 




 Attention students interested in ICE or Internship next year:  Applications need to be turned in to Mr. Parker or Mr. Engbrecht as soon as possible.  If you need an application, stop by either room to pick one up.
 


 


The Tippecanoe Valley Aquatic Club's summer swim program is ready to start.  Parent meeting, for more information, will be held on Thursday April 23rd 6-pm at TVHS Pool (door 13).  If you are unable to attend the meeting, copies of the handouts will be available in the office.  First Practice is Sunday May 3rd from 2-3:15 pm at the TVHS Pool.  Swimmer must be able to swim the length of the pool.  Practice is 2 times per week from May through July.  There will be 5 swim meets.  Cost is $50 per swimmer plus a USA Swim Card (unless you already have one).  Please contact Coach Tom Alexander for more information 574-328-0462.   






Girls Basketball Open Gym will be every Monday and Wednesday from 6-8pm.

 



Do you want to make a difference in the school and be involved in the planning for the fun and excitement that occur throughout the school year? If so, pick up a Student Council application in the main office and return it to Mrs. Shriver or Mrs. Heckaman by this Friday- April 17th.




 Attention students, faculty, and staff!  Valley’s Got Talent is just around the corner!  Get your act together before it’s too late!  Audition information will be posted this week on the choir room doors. Be sure to see Mr. Williamson with any questions!

 


Prom will be on Saturday, May 9th at the New Wine Reception Hall near Bourbon.  Tickets will be on sale the week of April 27th to May 1st at a cost of $25 each.  More details will be available soon.

Boys who are going to Prom this year, Rochester Tumbling Express is partnering up with Rochester Greenhouse. Mention 'RTX' and receive $40 off your tux rental. Coupons are in the front office.




Anyone who will be at least 15 years old by June 8th is eligible for driver ed. this summer.   We will be having a classroom for those not able to complete it online and we will have several driving sessions for those classroom and online students.  Registration forms and other information are available in front of the high school main office or can be obtained from the high school website.






 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.

 




Any girl 14 years old or older interested in running for Miss Mentone can get information and an application in the front office. Applications need to be turned in to Anna Stiles, Owner of Time After Time, by May 21st.




 

Attention all Seniors if you have not ordered your cap and gown you need to order as soon as possible. Any questions see Mr. Smith.

 




VIKING OF THE WEEK!!!
Do you know of a TVHS staff member that is hardworking, dedicated, and simply just fabulous?  Well, nominate them to be the next Viking of the Week!  Nomination forms are in the office beside the nomination box in the mailbox area!  Let’s pass the trophy to the next awesome person!  It’s a great day to be a Viking!  


 


We’ll be having study table every tuesday after school until 4:30 in Mrs. Heckaman’s room. This will be for any students who may need a quiet place to study and/or get help from tutors.




Tippecanoe Valley Seeks Talma High School Memorabilia


The Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation (TVSC) continues a tradition of honoring the high schools that once existed within its current boundaries by seeking memorabilia from Talma High School.  A

display case for Talma High School memorabilia has been added to the foyer of the north entry to the Tippecanoe Valley High School Gym where it joins similar display cases for Beaver Dam High School and Burket High School.


Anyone with Talma High School memorabilia to donate for permanent display may do so by dropping the items off at the TVSC Administration Office, 8343 South State Road 19, Akron, Indiana, or by calling 574-353-7741  574-353-7741 for additional information.  All items should be accompanied by the name of the individual making the donation.  



 

 

Public Notice 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(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(574) 491-2555.  
USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

 
 
 
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Dr. Michael Bendicsen
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8345 S. State Road 19
Akron, IN 46910
(574) 353-7031(574) 353-7031 X2470
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