Welcome Message From Mr. Miller

Hello!  My name is Matthew Miller and I am the Principal at Tri-Central Elementary.  Thank you for taking the time to visit our school website.  Tri-Central is a Pre-K – 12 building and the elementary serves approximately 340 students in grades Pre-K – 5.  Tri-Central is a rural school located in Sharpsville, Indiana.  

I would welcome you to stop in and see us at any time!  We welcome the opportunity to speak with you and we welcome the opportunity to have your children enroll at Tri-Central Elementary.

Tri-Central Elementary staff receive professional development with the C.L.A.S.S. teaching philosophy.  Our staff receives the latest information on brain-based research and instructional strategies that will make learning fun and engaging for all students.  One of our core beliefs is to Treat People Right and Do the Right Thing!  Our school staff works very hard to instill this belief each and every day.  We also believe that as good as we are, we know we can always get better.  As a C.L.A.S.S. school we reinforce the lifelines to our students on a daily basis.  We strife to make our students good citizens and students that value and respect one another.  

Tri-Central Elementary is a STEM Certified School.  Tri-Central Elementary is part of the Indiana Department of Education’s Cohort 5 certified schools.  Our staff takes great pride in this certification and our teachers do a great job in implementing STEM activities into their lessons.  Our students also receive technology/STEM class each week as part of their special’s rotation.  Students are able to utilize our STEM lab, technology classroom, and their school issued IPAD to enhance their STEM experiences.    

If you have any questions I would invite you to contact us.  

 Matthew Miller


Tri-Central Elementary

2115 W 500 N

Sharpsville, IN  46068

(765) 963-5885