Tri-County Junior-Senior High School Daily Announcements

Friday, February 23rd, BLUE Day


Top Priority

SAT/ACT Boot Camp: Registration forms are being sent out in CAV for all sophomores and juniors to register for the upcoming SAT/ACT Boot camps.  These are a series of six after school sessions lasting from 3:30pm to 5:00pm here at school.  Learn how to navigate and prepare for the SAT and/or ACT!  Students who have taken this boot camp report increasing their scores!  Registration forms will also be available in the office.  Dates are as follows:  Feb. 26th, Feb. 27th, March 1st, March 5th, March 6th and March 8th.  Forms should be returned to Dr. Rowe in the front office by Monday the 26th.

Athlete of the Week: This week’s Athlete of the Week is Junior Sam Mueller.  Mueller helped lead the JV team to two wins this past weekend.  On Friday night the JV team defeated Faith Christian by the score of 45-37 with Mueller scoring 15 points.  On Saturday night the JV Cavs defeated Lebanon 42-41.  He lead the Cavs in scoring with 18 points which included 4 three pointers, his final shot was a buzzer beater from just inside half court to give the Cavs the win!  Congratulations Sam Mueller!

Activity Results:

General Announcements:

PD Day: Our next PD Day is Wednesday, March 7th. REMEMBER: School starts at 9:05  AM. The warning bell is at 9:00 AM.

Spirit Days: Week of February 26th through March 2nd:

In honor of the 7th & 8th Grade Lady Cavs last home game on March 1st!

Monday, 26th:  Hat/Favorite College Day  

Tuesday, 27th:  Twin/Triplet Day  

Wednesday, 28th:  America Day  

Thursday, 1st:  Throwback  

Friday, 2nd:  TC Spirit Day

Dan’s Fish Fry @ Pioneer

The Pioneer Spanish Classes are sponsoring a Fish Fry (Tenderloins also available) before the Tri-County vs. Pioneer game on Friday Evening (23rd).  The dinner will be from 4:30-7:00.  Cost is $11.00 at the door (children $6.00).  Money earned will go towards the Pioneer Spanish students trip to Spain.

Bullying: Students, there is now an anonymous way of reporting bullying and instances of mistreatment and bad behavior.

Located in the area across from career center, just next to cafeteria is a STOP

BULLYING BOX.  Forms are available at the box and can be dropped off in the box. The forms will be collected regularly by Mr. McCracken.

Senior Information:

Seniors: Don't forget to come to the office to have your picture taken with your college, university, community college, military, apprenticeship, internship or other acceptance letter!  This is an a compliment! Share your news with Tri-County and be proud.

The following seniors have not paid their junior/senior class dues.  Please see Mrs. Darla Harrington.  This needs to be paid before graduation:

Jordyn Bise

Raegan Brantley

Austin Darnell

Tyler Enlow

Joseph Hollman

Hannah Jones

Britney Kaltenbach

Jordan Monroe

Jordan Wasson

Savanna Priester

Kevin Ross

Kennedy Patrick

SAT/ACT Testing: Attention juniors and seniors interested in taking the SAT or ACT.  The next test date and registration deadline are:

SAT Test & Registration Date:  May 5th, register by April 6th.

Scholarship Opportunities:

Indiana State University Scholarship:

       Bank of Wolcott Scholarship:  We just received the Bank of Wolcott Scholarship. If you need this, please see Mrs. Harrington to get a copy. It is due back in the office by March 1.

        Indiana Sheriffs’ Association Scholarship Program:

Senior Scholarship Opportunity:

The Literacy Volunteers of White County are conducting a Scrabble Tournament.  64 White County Seniors and their parents or guardians can compete in a Scrabble Tournament. The tournament will be April 21, 2018 at the former Reynolds Elementary School. You will be competing for two Scholarships of $1000 and $500. Applications can be picked up in the office and must be returned to Mrs Kochert by Noon, March 15. You must be a White County resident to apply!

School & Club Activities:

KIDS NIGHT OUT!! (Middle School CAV only)

Who doesn't love hanging out with their friends on a Saturday night?? Come out tomorrow 2/24 from 6-9 and have a great time with your friends! We'll have basketball, dodgeball, swimming, video games and so much more! It's $10 per student and we will have concessions available as well! Grab a form from your CAV teacher or contact Ms. Tobin!


This week is National FFA week.




FFA News:

District Contests - March 17th

Sign up in Ms. Verhaeghe's room this week if interested in competing in a district contest. Practices start next week on Tuesdays and Thursdays after school till 5 pm in the ag rooms.

Sports Activities & News:

Open Swimming:

The next Open Swim at the Tri-County Pool will be Monday, February 26th.  Families are encouraged to make this a “Family Night” and build relationships with their children.  The pool will be open from 6-8 on Monday Evenings whenever we have school (no school, no pool).  An adult must be present with children 14 & under.  Cost is $2.00/Adult & $1.50/Child.  


Offseason workouts after school at 3:30 for all players NOT in a winter sport. They will be working with Coach Brown Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri. This is for 8-11 graders.


Baseball workouts will be on Tuesday and Thursday mornings starting at 7am. If you are not playing a winter sport you should be there.

Softball Open Gym

We will be meeting Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30-5:30 in the Auxiliary Gym. Please bring your glove, bat, and wear athletic clothing.

CAV Time:             


Friday              2-23:  JH Team Mtg.

Monday          2-26:  AV Club

Tuesday          2-27:  Fine Arts Dept. Mtg

Wednesday   2-28:          HS Boys Golf Call-Out

Friday                3-2:  Language Arts Dept. Mtg 

Monday             3-5:  BPA  &  JH FFA

Tuesday            3-6:  Math Dept. Mtg.

Wednesday     3-7:  JH/HS NHS

Thursday         3-8:  Cavalier Couriers

Friday               3-9:  JH Career Cafe (7th & 8th)   &   JH Team Mtg.

Tri-County Activities:  

Friday              2-23:  BB JV/V @ Pioneer - 6:00 p.m. - Bus @ 4:15

Saturday        2-24:  Wr JH Midwest Conference @ West Central - Bus @ 7:45 a.m.

                                     FFA Ski Trip

                                     Kids Night Out

Monday          2-26:  Wr JH vs. West Central/North Newton - 6:00 p.m.

                                    HS Girls BB Awards Night - 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday         2-27:  BB V Sectional @ Tri-County HS

Wednesday   2-28:  BB V Sectional @ Tri-County HS

Thursday          3-1:  Wr JH @ Twin Lakes w/Frontier - 6:00 p.m.

                                    GB 7A & 8A  vs. North Newton - 6:30 p.m.

Friday               3-2:  BB V Sectional @ Tri-County HS    

Saturday          3-3:  Wr JH @ Rensselaer Invite - 9:30 a.m.

                                    BB V Sectional @ Tri-County HS

Thursday         3-8:  Wr JH @ Rensselaer - 6:00 p.m.



Friday  2-23 Blue Day:  Cheeseburger/WG Bun or Lasagna Rollup w/Tomato Sauce (no meat), Broccoli, Slaw, Variety of Fruit and Milk

Monday  2-26 Red Day:  Calzone or Chili & Garlic Bread, Celery, Romaine Salad & Dressing, Variety of Fruit and Milk

Tuesday  2-27 Blue Day:  French Bread Pizza or Corn Dog, Tater Tots, Spinach Salad, Variety of Fruit and Milk

Wednesday  2-28 Purple Day:  Chicken Nuggets or Popcorn Chicken, Mashed Potatoes, Corn, Roll, Variety of Fruit and Milk

Thursday  3-1 Red Day:  Sloppy Joe or Rib on Buns, Sweet Potato Fries, Green Beans, Variety of Fruit and Milk

Friday  3-2  Blue Day:  French Toast or Garlic Cheesy Bread, Sausage, Potato Cubes, Orange Medley, Variety of Fruit and Milk

Here’s A Thought:

The time is always right to do the right thing. - Martin Luther King Jr