Alert: Extended hours will continue through April 24th, 8:00 - 3:30 p.m.

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News & Announcements

Adjustments To Our 2013-2014 School Calendar

Last Student Day
Monday, June 2nd

Last Teacher Work Day
Tuesday, June 3rd

Middle School Math Monsters

Miss Olsen's math classes created geometry monsters after learning/reviewing math vocabulary terms: scalene triangles, equilateral triangles, isosceles triangles, right, obtuse, acute, complimentary, supplementary angles, names of polygons, etc.

Lilly Endowment Scholar

Tri-Central High School senior, Courtney Z. has been named the recipient of a full-tuition, four-year scholarship as the Tipton County Foundation 2014 Lilly Endowment Community Scholar. Courtney will receive full tuition to the Indiana college of her choice and a $900 yearly stipend for required books and equipment. She will attend Purdue University to major in pre-dentistry. Courtney is the president of the student council, a 10-year member of 4-H and a Hoosier Girls State delegate. In addition, she is a member of her varsity soccer team and a participant in the Tri-Central High School Newscast. We are TC Proud! Way to go, Courtney!

Learning Longitude and Latitude

Mr. Howell from the Tipton 4H club and the Tipton County Surveyor, Mr. Henderson came into the 4th grade classrooms for a Geographic activity. They were able to work as a team to create their own park using latitude and longitude.

Donuts with Dad

TCE PTO Donuts with Dad
Friday, April 25th
7:00 - 7:45 a.m.

Children will have time to enjoy a special breakfast with dad, grandpa or special person. Cost will be $2/person. Reservation slips will be going home soon and need to be returned by April 18th.  Make plans for some yummy donuts with Dad!

Fifth Grade Museums

Fifth grade students in Mrs. Witherow's and Mrs. Coe's classes researched and wrote reports on a chosen famous person. Then they created and presented their museums to other classes. We hope you enjoy looking at their projects too!

Mandatory Senior Trip Meeting

There will be a MANDATORY Senior Trip Meeting on April 28th, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. in the High School Auditorium for Parents and Seniors who are planning to go on the Senior Trip.  Please mark your calendars and plan to attend.

Parent Meeting

Attention Parents of Incoming Freshmen (Class of 2018): There will be a Parent Meeting in the High School Auditorium at 7:00 p.m. on April 22nd, 2014.  Please mark your calendars and plan to attend.

Pre-Kindergarten Registration

Who:  Open enrollment for children 4 years old on or before August 1, 2014.

Where:  Tri-Central Elementary (Preschool Hallway/Early Childhood Wing)

When:  Friday, April 25th, 2014
            9:00 - 11:30 a.m. & 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Please bring the following:

  • Your child's birth certificate
  • Any immunization(shot) records
  • A recent snapshot of your child
  • Proof of residency (rent receipt, utility bill, or real estate tax receipt)

2014-2015 School Calendar

To view our School Calendar for 2014-2015, click on the link below.

School Calendar 2014-2015

Breakfast Is Served

Tri-Central Community Schools serves breakfast to all students Monday through Friday from 7:45 - 8:00 a.m. in the Elementary Cafeteria.  All are welcome.

Change in School Schedule

The state requires each school system to complete 180 student days. Due to the severe weather conditions we observed in January and February we still have one day to makeup. Tri-Central will be adding 30 minutes onto the following days, April 1-3 and April 14-24. The student day will start at normal time 8:00am and will end at 3:30pm. This change is for grades k-12. Thank you.

Middle School/High School Bookstore Notification


The Bookstore does not make change.
Unless paying book fees, the Bookstore will not accept $20 bills (or larger denominations) unless the purchase totals more than $10.00.

Small School BIG Results

Community Howard Regional Health Counseling Services

Community Howard Regional Health is offering mental health counseling services to youth, ages 6-17, who reside in the community and who meet certain criteria.  Wrap-around counseling is offered to assist families in dealing with issues surrounding a youth's mental illness.  Mental health counselors will assess youth based on specific criteria to determine eligibility for services.  See attached for an overview and a referral form.  ANYONE can refer a youth (parents, counselors, educators, etc.)




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