Welcome to Tri-Central Elementary School

Mr. Miller

Hello! My name is Matthew Miller, principal at Tri-Central Elementary. Thank you for taking the time to visit our school website. Tri-Central Elementary is a rural school located in Sharpsville, Indiana. Tri-Central is a Pre-K – 12 building. The elementary serves approximately 360 students in grades Pre-K – 5.

I would welcome you to contact us with any questions that you may have. 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 is a C.L.A.S.S. school. Connective Learning Assures Successful Students is a professional development model that focuses on best practices, instructional strategies, and brain-based research. Our staff has received and continues to receive professional development with the C.L.A.S.S. professional development model. Tri-Central Elementary is also an Indiana STEM Certified School and works very hard to provide students with hands on opportunities to engage student learning. 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 believe in promoting our Lifelines and teaching quality character education to all students. Our student vision is Succeed, Achieve, Believe. We know that “as good as we are, we know we can always get better.”

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

Matthew Miller, Principal
Tri-Central Elementary
2115 W 500 N Sharpsville, IN 46068
(765) 963-5885
Twitter: @matthewmillerpe

Recent News

School Calendar 2022-2023
The School Board has approved the school calendar for the 2022-2023 school year. Please take a look under the Parents tab at the top of the webpage. Mark your family calendars with our important dates.
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In-School Quarantine Information
For in-school quarantine, students will be required to wear a mask for 10 days, participate in daily in-school temperature/symptom checks, and maintain physical distancing. Students will be eligible to participate in after school activities; masks must be worn when not participating. If a student fails to comply with rules of in school quarantine, he/she will be moved to out-of-school virtual quarantine for the remainder of the quarantine time.
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Highlights of the New COVID Procedures
Plan would be in effect for both Tri-Central Community Schools and Tipton Community School Corporation starting Monday, October 25th after Fall Break.
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New Parent Pick Up Procedures
As previously indicated, TCE will be implementing new procedures for parent pick up. If you are picking up a child from TCE at the end of the school day please use drive 4 on the East side of the building and then follow the signage/cones.
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TCE Parent Letter
Welcome back to another school year! Our staff has been working very hard to prepare for the upcoming school year. I wanted to update parents on some of the key changes and updates for the start of the school year. First, I am excited to announce that our elementary will be getting a new addition/main office with significant safety changes. Stay tuned for more specific information.
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Skyward Registration and Fees 2021-2022
Skyward registration for the 2021-2022 school year begins July 26th at 10:00 a.m and should be completed by midnight August 6th. Fee payments are due August 31, 2021. Questions? Call Elementary office at 963-5885 or MS/HS at 963-2560. Or email JoAnn Cunningham at jcunningham@tccs.k12.in.us. To view grade level fees, please select Student Tab in the navigation bar at the top of this page.
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TCE Student Supply List for 2021-2022
Students will be returning to school on Friday, August 6th. Please find the Student Supply List for this year under the Student tab in the navigation bar at the top of our website.
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Tri-Central Elementary
Monday - Friday
7:40 a.m. - 3:10 p.m.

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Who Are NEW to Tri-Central Community Schools

If you have a NEW student that DOES NOT have siblings in our school already and want to enroll here at Tri-Central Elementary, please select the  Online Enrollment icon above or choose the parent tab, online enrollment at the top of the page to begin the application process.  If you have a new student enrolling but already have another child in our Skyward system, please use your Family Access login to complete enrollment for that child.  Still have questions about Online Enrollment?  Please contact our office at 765-963-5885.

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