Newsletter March 2023

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Perry Tipler Middle School 

      PLAYGROUND SUPERVISION begins at 7:45am.
         BREAKFAST begins in the cafeteria at 7:55am.

March Events:

March 6 - 8am - OASD Summer School registration begins
March 7 - ROAR Schedule
March 10 - NO SCHOOL for students - staff development
March 14 - 8:30am - Group Pictures  (teams, clubs, etc)
March 17 - Lip Sync!
~End of Quarter 3~
March 18-26 - NO SCHOOL - Spring Break!

Wisconsin Forward Testing

Tipler/ALPs students will be completing the Wisconsin Forward Exams during the week of April 10-14.  Please make every attempt to be sure your student is at school during this important testing time.  Thank you! 


Scholastic Virtual Book Fair

March 6th-19th

Order online and all orders ship right to your home!
 on March 6th to begin the fun!

Art News

with Mrs. Meyer & Mrs. Elgersma

It's art show season with March being Youth Art Month. 
Our local celebrations will be taking place throughout March in Oshkosh. 
ArtSpace Collective - an art gallery located at 7 Merritt Avenue, March 4 - March 23, will host the display of student artwork for Youth Art Month from all Oshkosh Area School District schools.  Opening will be on March 4, 6-9pm.  Regular gallery hours will be Wednesdays & Thursdays 5-8pm, Saturdays 10am-1pm, and Sundays 1-4pm. 
The following student artwork will be on display:
6th graders - Sylvia M and Jocelyn H 
7th grader - Lucy H
8th grader - Lillianna B
The Helen Farnsworth Mears Art Contest/Show - celebrating the artwork of 7th and 8th grade students throughout the state, will be held throughout the month in the lower level of the Oshkosh Public Library, located at 106 Washington Avenue.  A reception for all participating students and their families will be held on March 12, 1:30-3pm. 
The following student artwork will be on display:
7th graders - Lucy H, Heidy C, Natasha T, Adalynn H, Liam O, Lincoln H, Aspen T, Mallorie L
8th graders - Chloe T, Grace S, Alec H, Jaymeson O, Jaylenna F, Macy P, Urijah C
The Annual Oshkosh K-12 Art Show - held at the Masonic Temple at 204 Washington Ave. will take place on March 11, 4-7pm.
The following student artwork will be on display:
6th graders -  Allison B, Nelly C, Anya C, Moses G, Rose M, William V
7th graders -  Adalynn H, Aiden T, Heidy C, Landon P, Axel C, Nolan B, Lucy H, Natasha T, Aubrey N, Gavin R, Courtney V
8th graders -   Urijah C, Lillianna B, Brent D, Alec H, Daniel S, Kally P, Arthur K, Romina E
The Art Rooms are always looking for newspaper donations to use with projects.  Please consider saving any newspapers you might get and dropping them off at school or send them with your student(s).  Newspapers are always welcome in the art rooms!
If you have any questions or concerns regarding art projects or course happenings, please contact:
Mrs. Meyer
920-424-0320  ext. 6480
Mrs. Elgersma
920-424-0320  ext. 6289

Oshkosh West Dance Team Tryouts!

Attention all dancers! The Oshkosh West dance team is hosting tryouts for the 2023-2024 season on March 13th, 14th, 16th and 17th from 4pm-6pm in the F-room. There will also be a mandatory parents meeting Monday March 13th at 6pm after practice. Interested dancers will learn a short routine and learn expected tryout skills. If you have any questions feel free to reach out to us on Instagram or email us.

March Wrestling Schedule

March 4 - 8:30am
Appleton North Invite
March 7 - 4:15pm
at Tipler
March 11 - 9am
at Traeger MS
(weigh-ins 8-8:30am)

OASD eAcademy 2023-24 Enrollment Period

The Oshkosh Area School District is pleased to announce the 2023-24 enrollment period for the District’s eAcademy, a fully online program for grades K-12. The enrollment period will take place from March 8 through March 28, 2023, at 3 p.m., which will allow students to enroll in eAcademy for the full 2023-24 school year. For more information on the OASD eAcademy program, please visit the eAcademy Website at:
LEARN MORE! The Oshkosh Area School District eAcademy is a fully online program for grades K-12.  eAcademy is partnered with the Wisconsin eSchool Network, which is a collaborative network of online programs throughout the state of Wisconsin. The program has been developed in collaboration with online learning experts and is based on years of research and best practices for excellence in virtual learning. Students who participate in the OASD eAcademy enjoy all the benefits of being an OASD student, including earning an OASD diploma and participating in their home school extracurriculars, while receiving a customized, student-centered education that meets individual educational and social needs. 
CONTACT US! If you are looking for additional information to further assist with your enrollment decision, feel free to reach out to the OASD eAcademy coaches/staff at each level:  
Kim Groth - Elementary -
Jean Framke - Coach West HS -
Jennifer Thede - Coach North HS -
Julie Ruck, SPED Virtual Support Teacher -
Lisa Lieder - Program Coordinator -
Vicki Ganser- eAcademy Registrar-
Trina Anderson - Principal -

Open Enrollment 

Open Enrollment -
Applications to attend another public school OUTSIDE of the OASD for the 2023-2024 school year are
due by 4pm on Friday, April 28, 2023.
Click below for more information and link to applications:

~ Please Slow Down in our School Zones ~

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!

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