Burket Educational Center Hosts Graduation Celebration

BURKET — Twelve students walked the stage during the Burket Educational Center Graduate Honors Reception held Thursday morning, May 18. The Burket Historical Gymnasium was filled with teachers, families and friends to celebrate the graduations of the students. Students Angie Denton, Katherine Heckman, Josie Forney, Dewey Gayheart, Abby … Read More

Burket Education Center Partners With Jack And Jill Preschool

AKRON — A local preschool will soon be finding a new home at the Burket Educational Center. During a meeting of the Tippecanoe Valley Board of School Trustees held on March 14, the board decided to accept an agreement between Jack & Jill Preschool and the Burket Education … Read More

Burket Education Center Graduation Set For May 19

BURKET — The community is invited to attend the 13th Annual Burket Educational Center Graduation Celebration.  This event will be held in the Burket Educational Center Historic Gymnasium, 5095 South, 700 West, Burket, at 10 a.m. on Thursday May 19. The class of 2016 from Burket Educational Center … Read More

Tippecanoe Valley Honors Staff Members

By BRETT BOGGS Superintendent, Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation AKRON — During the March meeting of the Board of School Trustees of the Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation, three staff members were honored. Akron Elementary School Instructional Coach Inga Omondi was the recipient of the World Class Teacher Award. When … Read More

Negative Alongside The Positive At Valley Board Meeting

BURKET — The Tippecanoe Valley Board of School Trustees heard the negative along with the positive during its regular meeting, held Monday evening, Jan. 18, at the Burket Educational Center. Concerns presented by former Tippecanoe Valley FFA Advisor Lisa Paxton brought several FFA students and their parents to the … Read More

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Tippecanoe Valley Schools’ New Phone Numbers Now In Effect

By BRETT BOGGS Superintendent, Tippecanoe Valley Schools AKRON — The Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation announced that over the holiday break, all TVSC schools and facilities transitioned to a new Voice over IP phone system. The new system is operational as of Tuesday, Jan. 5, replacing an aging phone system that … Read More

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TVSC Announces Phone Number Changes

AKRON — As of Jan. 5, 2016, Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation phone numbers will change. This is due to an upgrade to the school corporation’s phone system. New phone numbers for the various corporation buildings will be as follows: Akron Elementary School: (574) 598-2367 Burket Educational Center: (574) … Read More

TVHS Sophomore Honored For Project

AKRON — Tippecanoe Valley High School Sophomore Camden Tucker was honored Monday, Nov. 9, by the Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation’s Board of School Trustees for completing his Eagle Scout Project at the Burket Educational Center.

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TVSC Board Celebrates Student Success

MENTONE — The Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation Board of Trustees applauded student success and heard an update on the Akron building project during the regular meeting Monday evening, Nov. 9. Sophomore Camden Tucker recently completed his Eagle Scout project, upgrades to the landscaping around the Burket Educational Center. … Read More

TVSC Looking Into Solar Project

AKRON — Many in the Akron-Mentone area are familiar with Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation’s wind turbine. Now, the corporation is looking into another renewable energy project, this time with solar power. At a public work session held last evening, Monday, July 20, at the school administration building, TVSC … Read More

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Search At Tippy Schools Has Clean Results

There was an unusual amount of officers in the Mentone area this morning causing some residents to wonder what was transpiring. Jon Hart, Tippecanoe Valley School Resource Office, reports four K9 units were brought in to search the hall ways and locker areas at the high school, middle … Read More

TVSB Elects 2015 Officers, Swears In New Members

Monday evening was the first meeting of the year for the Tippecanoe Valley School Board, and the first ever for new board members Stan Miller and Todd Hoffman. The meeting began with Miller, Hoffman and re-elected board member Bryan Murphy taking the oath of office to begin their … Read More

Tippecanoe Valley Honors Retiring Board Members

By BRETT R. BOGGS Superintendent, Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation Superintendent Brett Boggs presented plaques of appreciation to retiring Board members Rod Eaton and Mark Wise at Monday night’s board meeting. (See TVS Board Says Farewell To Two Longtime Members) Eaton served on the Board … Read More

Burket Ed Center Honors Grads

Today, the Burket Educational Center hosted its annual Graduate Honors Reception in honor of 16 students who participated in the alternative education program. The students will receive a diploma June 2 as a graduate of Tippecanoe Valley High School. The featured speaker for the event was TVHS Counselor … Read More