Newsletter Dec. 2022



BREAKFAST begins in the cafeteria at 7:55AM


~ Please Slow Down ~

The corner of Bismarck and Eagle Streets can be especially dangerous for our students before and after school.  

Please slow down and watch for pedestrians. 

Thank you for your cooperation in keeping our students safe!


December Important Dates:

Dec 5 - 3:55PM Last boys basketball game
7th gr at Tipler
8th gr at South Park
Dec 5 - 6PM Parent Advisory Meeting
(in Media Center)
Dec 6 - ROAR Schedule
Dec 6 - Girls basketball meeting
(held during recess)
Dec 8 - 3:45-5:30PM - School Dance
Neon Theme
Cost: $1 and 2 ROAR tickets
Dec 9 - NO SCHOOL for student
(professional development for staff) 
Dec 9 - Ski Club forms & payment due
(see information below)
*checks payable to Tipler Middle School*
Dec 12 - 3:45-5:00PM - 1st girls basketball practice
                            (forms due before practice)
Dec 12 & 13 - iReady testing
Dec 15 - 7PM - Tipler Musical - Shrek Jr.
Dec 16 - 7PM - Tipler Musical - Shrek Jr.
Dec 19 - Kwik Trip Scrip order placed
Dec 20 - 7PM - 6, 7 & 8 gr Orchestra Concert
Dec 21 - Herd permission slips due
(see information below)
Dec 21 - 9:30-10:45AM - Making gingerbread houses
(click HERE for flyer)
Dec 22 - Classroom Holiday Party
(movie & hot cocoa)
Dec 23-Jan 2 - NO SCHOOL 
(Winter break)


Perry Tipler/ALPs Parent Advisory Meeting

~Mon. Dec. 5th 6:00PM~

TOPIC:  Setting Boundaries

1) School Updates
2) Presentation- Setting Boundaries
3) Questions & Answers
The meeting will take place in the media center.
Snacks provided.

Ends December 6th!

Bring your nonperishable food donations
to the office during homeroom.
The grade level with the most collected donations
will win an afternoon of movie & popcorn!

Tipler Ski Club

January 13 & 27,  February 9 & 17
*Forms and payment due December 9th

Choir Corner with Mr. Lindley  

     DATE:  Thursday and Friday, December 15 & 16                                         
     TIME:  7:00pm
     PLACE:  Tipler Middle School Gymnasium
*STUDENTS  SCHOULD  ARRIVE by 6:30pm to prepare for the show.
  Thursday, December 15 - B Cast
   Friday, December 16 - A Cast
*ALL CHOIR STUDENTS are involved in both shows.
*If they have a role in one show, they are in the chorus during the other show.
*Costumes will be provided, along with a Shrek Jr t-shirt to wear with jeans or nice pants.


Wednesday, November 30th until 4:30pm
Thursday, December 1st until 4:30pm - NEW (instead of Nov. 29th)
Wednesday, December 7th until 4:30pm
Tuesday, December 13th until 4:30pm

Youth Wrestling Tournament

December 16 at Oshkosh West High School
Pre-K thru 8th grade
Click below for more information.


Yearbook Sales

Purchase your 2022-2023 Yearbook NOW!
*In the Tipler Office - cash or check written to
"Perry Tipler Middle School"
*On the Infinite Campus Parent Portal - under the
fees section, optional payments
Yearbook cost is $18
Starting November 1st, you can also buy your yearbook directly from the Walsworth website at:


Tipler/ALPs - HERD UP! 

On Wednesday, January 18th, Tipler/ALPs will be attending the Wisconsin Herd basketball game to celebrate the many positive behaviors we see everyday!
The cost will be $14
(includes the bus ride, game ticket and lunch at the arena)
*Completed forms/permission slip and money due
to homeroom teachers by Wednesday, December 21.


Girls Basketball

ALL PRACTICES are 3:45-5:00PM
NO PRACTICE  during winter break
NO PRACTICE Jan 13 & 16


Online Athletic Sign-Up

*If your child(ren) was out for a fall sport, he/she does not need to complete the online process again.
Athletic Forms- must be completed online through the Infinite Campus Parent Portal
Payments- may be made through the Parent Portal or in the Tipler Office with cash or check payable to "Perry Tipler Middle School"

Letter to Parents 



Advice from Mr. Kandler

Winter time's a-coming,
if you slip and fall you'll be bumming.
Please wear the proper footwear,
Happy travels out there!
-Tipler/ALPs Custodian

drop off pick up vehicle

Student Drop-off & Pick-up

Students being dropped off before school and picked up after school need to do so on  Bismarck Street
     *Cars are NOT allowed in the circle drive.
     *Please DO NOT stop or stand on Eagle Street.
     *Please DO NOT drop-off/pick-up in our side
        parking lot.
Thank you for your cooperation in
keeping our students safe!

Attendance Procedure at ALPs Charter School

Parents/guardians are expected to notify the school by 9am on the day of absence.   
Call 920-424-0349 - leave a message if the secretary does not answer. 
*APPOINTMENT - state the date and time of the appointment.
*PERSONAL EXCUSE - you do not need to give a reason, but you can if you would like.
*ILL - state your child's symptoms or if they have received a diagnosis from a doctor. If more information is needed, a school nurse may give you a call back.
*VACATION - state the dates your child will be absent and when they are returning to school.
~ Thank you for helping us keep your student's attendance as accurate as possible ~


What's happening in our community? 

Community Event Links

OASD Food Service

2022-2023 Food Service Information

Click HERE to view available job openings!

School Lunch

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through their school career in OASD,
and can make them ineligible for
participation in some activities.


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November Photos