North Putnam Middle School Information

North Putnam Middle School Grades 6-8
Terry Tippin, Principal
Rick England, Assistant Principal
8905 N. County Road 250 E.
Roachdale, Indiana 46172
765-522-2900

Mission Statement

The faculty and staff at North Putnam Middle School are committed to nurture the social, emotional, intellectual, and physical growth of each early adolescent. The instructional process will be a model of teamwork in a safe, creative, and respectful environment. Student experiences will provide opportunities for exploration, challenge, and success.

Enrollment.................................447
Certified Staff.........................….24.5
Professional Staff....................….30.5
Administrative Staff.................…...2.5

North Putnam Middle School is a newly-constructed building that was first occupied in January, 1994. The air conditioned building shares a 118 acre campus with North Putnam High School. The building contains 19 modern classrooms, media center, computer lab, publication room, art room, cafeteria, gymnasium, bookstore, and commons area. A weight room, wrestling room, swimming pool, and laundry are shared with the high school. Outdoor physical education and athletic facilities are also shared with the high school. All corporation schools have access to an outdoor lab located on the site. The student capacity of the building is 500.

The required course of study at the middle school includes instruction in the core subjects of language arts (writing and literature each day), mathematics, social studies, science, and general music. The non-core subjects of horticulture, technology, home economics, art, and physical education are also offered. Band and chorus are available as electives.