Tippecanoe Middle School Daily Announcements


Friday, April 24, 2015


Rachel’s Challenge-Word of the week: Dependable – able to be trusted to do or provide what is needed

Weekly goal: Be the reason someone smiles today!


Lunch for Today:  Eggs & Ham, Tri-Wedge Potato, Fruit, Milk

Lunch for Monday:  Hot Dogs, Baked Beans, Fruit, Milk


Just a reminder that PARCC End of Year testing begins Monday. Each morning, students will report to their 1st period class for attendance. Please do your best to keep your students in school on the days they are testing. This is greatly appreciated.


Testing Dates:

Monday, April 27: 7th grade ELA

Tuesday, April 28: 7th grade math

Wednesday, April 29: 6th grade ELA

Thursday, April 30: 6th grade math

Monday, May 4: 6th grade social studies

Tuesday, May 5: 8th grade ELA

Wednesday, May 6: 8th grade math

Thursday, May 7: 8th grade science


Wednesday, April 29th - 8th grade Power of the Pen practice till 3:45 pm.


FUN FAIR at Broadway Elementary is still looking for volunteers for today, Friday.  There are two shifts 7:00-8:00pm and 8:00-9:00.  Please contact Sarah Linkhorn at slinkhorn1@gmail.com if you are able to help.


ONLINE MIDDLE SCHOOL SPRING SPIRITWEAR SALE! The sale runs now through April 27th. Paste the link below into your browser to see our sale items.  All items will be delivered to the middle school about 2 weeks after the sale closes. For any questions about the sale, call James at 937-901-2249.



DC Trip Meeting: Parents and Students - April 30th at 7:00 PM – TMS Media Center

Meeting will cover what to pack for touring and the bus, clothes and shoes (we will follow school dress code), money, and behavior expectations. Most chaperones should be there.


Washington D.C. trip participants:  This year we have the honor to be a part of the wreath laying ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery.  A total of 4 students are able to participate.  Since many of our students will likely want to be involved, we are asking interested students to write an essay expressing their desire to be selected.   Please see Mrs. Ares for the essay packet.


Sports: All 8th grade boys basketball players and any boys who intend on trying out for the high school basketball team next year need to attend a short meeting at the end of the day on Tuesday, April 28th at 2:30 in the cafeteria.


There will be a parent meeting for boys basketball on Thursday evening April 30th at 7:30 pm in the High School Gymnasium.  All 8th grade boys basketball players who plan on trying out next season for the high school team must have at least 1 parent attend.


Attention all 6th and 7th grade girls who are interested in Volleyball for the fall. Open gyms continue at the TMS gym.  All girls are welcome.  We will meet 8-9 pm each night.  Wednesday April 29.  We hope to add more dates in May.  See Coaches Mader or Wildermuth if you have any questions. All 6th and 7th grade girls interested in volleyball for 2015-2016 should have a parent attend our meeting on May 4 at 7:00 in the TMS cafeteria.  If you cannot make it, the materials will be available in the racks by the office starting on Tuesday, May 5th. Any questions, please see coaches Mader or Wildermuth.


For current 8th grade girls:

The HS Devilaire Color Guard (Fall) and The Dance Team (Winter) (2 Separate Teams) will hold/clinics/tryouts for the 2015/2016 season on the following dates:

Tuesday, May 5th – Guard Clinic 6-7 pm - Dance Clinic 7-8 pm

Wednesday, May 6th – Guard Clinic 6-7 pm – Dance Clinic 7-8 pm

Thursday, May 7th Guard Tryouts 6-7 pm – Dance Clinic 7-8 pm

Friday, May 8th Dance Team Tryouts 6 –7:30 pm-Officer Tryouts for current members only 7:45-9 pm

A signup sheet will be in the MS office until May 4th or you may e-mail Molly Noffsinger your name and grade for next year to devilaires@gmail.com. For more information see the Tipp City Devilaires Facebook page after April 23rd.


For the remainder of the year, students will not be able to charge on their lunch accounts.
All outstanding schools fees, lunch charges, and library fees must be paid before the end of the school year for students to be able to participate in end of year activities.


Kings Island has provided discount coupons on up to $20 on summer Admission.  If you would like some, you may pick them up in the office.





TMS Communication Avenues

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·         Daily Announcements & TMS Newsletters to be added or removed from these email lists send a request to:  pgross@tippcity.k12.oh.us

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