Eastern News

March
March 20, 2017
TCAPS Hosts Free Screening of the Movie “Screenagers”—April 9th

On Sunday, April 9, 2017, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., TCAPS will host a free screening of the award-winning documentary “Screenagers” at Lars Hockstad Auditorium in Central Grade School (301 W. Seventh St.). 

March 17, 2017
Weekly Update: March 17

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! We are wrapping up our days at Eastern and getting excited for our new adventure at Bertha Vos. If you need busing to/from Bertha Vos, but forgot to turn in the transportation forms that were sent home earlier this year, please call Doug at 933-1927.

March 15, 2017
March 2017 District Newsletter Released

March is Reading Month. Read Our Community, the External LinkTCAPS March 2017 district newsletter, to learn more about how our schools are celebrating as well as other great events and learning taking place throughout the district.

March 10, 2017
Safe Routes to Eastern Elementary School
Walking and Biking Audits Planned for March 13

On Monday, March 13, 2017 at 4:00 p.m., the Eastern Elementary Safe Routes to School team will host Walking and Biking Audits of routes students use to walk and bike to school. Safe Routes to School (SR2S) is a national and state program to increase walking and biking to school along safe routes.

March 10, 2017
Weekly Update: March 10

We hope to see you all at the End of an Era Celebration tonight from 6:00 to 8:30. Our PTO has many great things planned, and we know you will have a wonderful time. Thank you to the volunteers who organized this event. We appreciate all you do.

Here are this week’s announcements:

  • Eastern Walking and Biking Audit --- Please Help!
  • Extended Day --- No Drop Ins After Spring Break
  • Library News
March 3, 2017
Weekly Update: March 3

March has arrived! It was great seeing everyone at our Bagels and Books celebration that kicked off March is Reading Month. Please keep reading to see what else Mrs. Parvel has planned!

We will host a parent open house at Bertha Vos on Thursday, March 9, from 3:30 to 5:30 for anyone wanting a quick tour of the building before spring break. Students will have seen the school earlier that day. We understand that there is a lot happening at Eastern right now. Thank you for staying up to date!

February
February 28, 2017
TC Central High School Choirs present “Disney and Desserts”

On Friday, March 17, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, March 18, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. students from Traverse City Central High School’s Chorale and Choral-Aires choirs will host “Disney and Desserts” (1150 Milliken Dr.). 

February 24, 2017
Weekly Update: February 24

Happy snow day --- what a surprise!

Best of luck to the Eastern Odyssey of the Mind team competing Saturday. If you would like to cheer them on, they perform at East Middle School in the small gym at 1:20.

The district has asked us to share PDF Documentthis letter about Influenza in our schools. Please help us stay healthy by keeping your child home when they are sick. Students should be fever free, without medicine, for 24 hours before returning to school.