School Offices

Attendance Line
231.933.3519

Main Office

231.933.3500

Office of Mr. Burns (A-Hai)

231.933.3540

Office of Mr. Berger (Haj-Pen)

231.933.3520

Office of Mrs. Skodack (Peo-Z)

231.933.3509

Athletic Office

231.933.8207

Counseling Office

231.933.3560

New Student Registration

231.933.3505

Box Office

231.933.3573

School Hours

Start Time: 8:05 AM
End Time: 3:02 PM
Half Day Dismissal: 11:26 AM
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TC Central High School

1150 Milliken Drive
Traverse City, MI 49686
Phone: 231.933.3500
Fax: 231.933.3506

Administration

Jessie Houghton
Principal
231.933.3502
Joy Elenbaas
Admin. Assistant
231.933.3579
Katie Kubesh
Admin. Assistant
231.933.3501
Tamie Olshansky
Receptionist
231.933.3500
Anna Kane
Registrar
231.933.3505
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Daily Announcements - Dec. 9

The first home game of the Boys Basketball season is this Saturday, December 10.  The Trojans host Forest Hills Central with the JV and Freshman games starting at 5:30 pm. Students attending will receive free Super Fan shirts until supplies run out.

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Daily Announcements - Dec. 8

The Wrestling Team started the season with back to back dual meet victories over Manistee 46-27 and Kalkaska 51-30. The team wrestled well and won a lot of hard fought matches! Great start for our freshman and returning Varsity starters. Going undefeated on the evening were seniors Cole Hooper and Brandon Soloman, both recording a 2-0 record. Also undefeated were Nick Linder and Quin Doud at 2-0 with Cam Case, Alex Peterson, Luke Dulac, Cam Karker, Jacob Matteson, Dakota Perry, Francisco Garcia, and Clay Hooper all notching one win for the Trojans. The Grapplers are back in action this Saturday at the Linden Christmas Invitational in Linden Michigan. Go Trojans!

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Daily Announcements - Dec. 7

Can the Principal has begun and runs through December 15th; turn in canned foods to Mrs. Houghton's office to try to fill it up! Each can donated will be counted in a competition between the grades and staff.  The winning group will be announced Dec 16th during the assembly. NHS members get one hour of service per 10 cans they donate. The can drive benefits Father Fred, TC High and our school food pantry. 

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  • 10 Dec
    • CHS Debate Team's Breakfast With Santa
      Dec 10
      8:30 AM to 9:45 AM
      Great Wolf Lodge - Traverse City, 3575 US-31, Traverse City, MI 49684, USA
      Central High School
      Featuring a hearty breakfast buffet, visiting with Santa Claus, face painting and special crafts. Carol singing by CHS's Vocal Majority group; emceed by Joe Charlevoix. Tickets are $25 per person and are available at mynorthtickets.com.
  • 11 Dec
    • Boys Baseball Open Gym 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM
      Boys Baseball Open Gym
      Dec 11
      2:30 PM to 4:30 PM
      CHS, Small Gym
      Central High School
  • 12 Dec
    • Can the Principal 7:30 AM to 3:30 PM
      Can the Principal
      Dec 12
      7:30 AM to 3:30 PM
      CHS Mrs. Houghton's Office
      Central High School
      Bring in non-perishable food items to fill the Principal's office! Competition between the grades and staff!
    • CHS VM perform at Presbyterian Church
      Dec 12
      1:20 PM to 2:05 PM
      Presbyterian Church
      CHS Vocal
    • CHS Men of Note 3:15 PM to 4:15 PM
      CHS Men of Note
      Dec 12
      3:15 PM to 4:15 PM
      CHS, Choir Room
      CHS Vocal
    • CHS Full Orchestra Rehearsal in Auditorium
      Dec 12
      6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Central High School, Orchestra Room, Auditorium
      CHS Orchestra
Last Month December 2016 Next Month
S M T W T F S
        1
Dec 1
7:00 AM to 8:00 AM
CHS Men of Note
CHS Vocal
7:20 AM to 7:50 AM
Fellowship of Christian Athlete's Meeting
CHS Room C130
Central High School
7:40 AM to 8:00 AM
CHS Key Club
Traverse City Central High School, 1150 Milliken Dr, Traverse City, MI 49686, USA
Central High School
Key Club meets every Thursday morning in Mrs. Lynch's room: C187
5:00 PM to 8:30 PM
CHS Madrigal Dinner
Presbyterian Church, 701 Westminster Rd, Traverse City, MI 49686, United States
CHS Vocal
6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
CHS Vocal Madrigal Dinner
CHS Band
3 trumpeters needed
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Guy's Volleyball Tournament
CHS New Gym
Central High School
2
Dec 2
5:00 PM to 8:30 PM
CHS Madrigal Dinner
Presbyterian Church, 701 Westminster Rd, Traverse City, MI 49686, United States
CHS Vocal
9:30 AM to 2:00 PM
Blood Drive
CHS Small Gym
Central High School
6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
CHS Vocal Madrigal Dinner
CHS Band
3 trumpeters needed
3
Dec 3
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Super Science Saturday
Traverse City Central High School, 1150 Milliken Dr, Traverse City, MI 49686, USA
Central High School
4
Dec 4
VM @ Faith Reformed Church
CHS Vocal
9:00 & 11:15 services
5
Dec 5
7:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Can the Principal
CHS Mrs. Houghton's Office
Central High School
Bring in non-perishable food items to fill the Principal's office! Competition between the grades and staff!
3:15 PM to 4:15 PM
CHS Men of Note
CHS, Choir Room
CHS Vocal
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
CHS Full Orchestra Rehearsal
Central High School, Orchestra Room
CHS Orchestra
6
Dec 6
7:00 AM to 8:00 AM
CHS Vocal Majority Reh.
CHS Choir Rm.
CHS Vocal
7:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Can the Principal
CHS Mrs. Houghton's Office
Central High School
Bring in non-perishable food items to fill the Principal's office! Competition between the grades and staff!
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Noon Rotary Holiday Performance w/CHS CA
To be announced
CHS Vocal
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
College Visit: Savannah College of Art & Design
Central High School Cafeteria
Central High School
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
CHS/EMS Jazz Band & Percussion Ensemble Concert
East Middle School Cafeteria/Performance Hall
CHS Band
7
Dec 7
7:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Can the Principal
CHS Mrs. Houghton's Office
Central High School
Bring in non-perishable food items to fill the Principal's office! Competition between the grades and staff!
3:05 PM to 4:05 PM
GSA Meeting
CHS - Room C208
Central High School
3:15 PM to 4:30 PM
CHS Vocal Majority Reh.
CHS Choir Rm.
CHS Vocal
8
Dec 8
7:00 AM to 8:00 AM
CHS Men of Note
CHS Vocal
7:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Can the Principal
CHS Mrs. Houghton's Office
Central High School
Bring in non-perishable food items to fill the Principal's office! Competition between the grades and staff!
7:40 AM to 8:00 AM
CHS Key Club
Traverse City Central High School, 1150 Milliken Dr, Traverse City, MI 49686, USA
Central High School
Key Club meets every Thursday morning in Mrs. Lynch's room: C187
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
CHS Band Parent Meeting
Traverse City Central High School, Band Room
CHS Band
All EMS and CHS Band Parents are welcome to attend.
9
Dec 9
7:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Can the Principal
CHS Mrs. Houghton's Office
Central High School
Bring in non-perishable food items to fill the Principal's office! Competition between the grades and staff!
10
Dec 10
8:30 AM to 9:45 AM
CHS Debate Team's Breakfast With Santa
Great Wolf Lodge - Traverse City, 3575 US-31, Traverse City, MI 49684, USA
Central High School
Featuring a hearty breakfast buffet, visiting with Santa Claus, face painting and special crafts. Carol singing by CHS's Vocal Majority group; emceed by Joe Charlevoix. Tickets are $25 per person and are available at mynorthtickets.com.
11
Dec 11
2:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Boys Baseball Open Gym
CHS, Small Gym
Central High School
12
Dec 12
7:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Can the Principal
CHS Mrs. Houghton's Office
Central High School
Bring in non-perishable food items to fill the Principal's office! Competition between the grades and staff!
1:20 PM to 2:05 PM
CHS VM perform at Presbyterian Church
Presbyterian Church
CHS Vocal
3:15 PM to 4:15 PM
CHS Men of Note
CHS, Choir Room
CHS Vocal
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
CHS Full Orchestra Rehearsal in Auditorium
Central High School, Orchestra Room, Auditorium
CHS Orchestra
13
Dec 13
7:00 AM to 8:00 AM
CHS Vocal Majority Reh.
CHS Choir Rm.
CHS Vocal
7:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Can the Principal
CHS Mrs. Houghton's Office
Central High School
Bring in non-perishable food items to fill the Principal's office! Competition between the grades and staff!
12:00 PM to 2:30 PM
CHS Choral-Aires @ Hagerty and CUM
CHS Vocal
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
CHS/EMS Band Concert
CHS Auditorium
CHS Band
14
Dec 14
7:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Can the Principal
CHS Mrs. Houghton's Office
Central High School
Bring in non-perishable food items to fill the Principal's office! Competition between the grades and staff!
3:15 PM to 4:30 PM
CHS Vocal Majority Reh.
CHS Choir Rm.
CHS Vocal
15
Dec 15
7:00 AM to 8:00 AM
CHS Men of Note
CHS Vocal
7:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Can the Principal
CHS Mrs. Houghton's Office
Central High School
Bring in non-perishable food items to fill the Principal's office! Competition between the grades and staff!
7:40 AM to 8:00 AM
CHS Key Club
Traverse City Central High School, 1150 Milliken Dr, Traverse City, MI 49686, USA
Central High School
Key Club meets every Thursday morning in Mrs. Lynch's room: C187
3:05 PM to 4:05 PM
Softball Sign-up Meeting
CHS - Room C183
Central High School
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
CHS/EMS Winter Orchestra Concert
CHS Auditorium
CHS Orchestra
16 17
18
Dec 18
2:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Boys Baseball Open Gym
CHS, Small Gym
Central High School
19
Dec 19
1:15 PM to 2:45 PM
CHS Band - MMC Rehearsal @ EMS
East Middle School Band Room
CHS Band
EMS and CHS Bands
3:15 PM to 4:15 PM
CHS Men of Note
CHS, Choir Room
CHS Vocal
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
CHS Orchestra - MMC Rehearsal @ CHS
Central High School, Orchestra Room
CHS Orchestra
EMS, WMS, WSH, CHS Orchestras
20
Dec 20
7:00 AM to 8:00 AM
CHS Vocal Majority Reh.
CHS Choir Rm.
CHS Vocal
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
CHS Vocal Holiday Concert
Traverse City Central High School, Milliken Drive, Traverse City, AUDITORIUM
CHS Vocal
21
Dec 21
3:15 PM to 4:30 PM
CHS Vocal Majority Reh.
CHS Choir Rm.
CHS Vocal
22
Dec 22
7:40 AM to 8:00 AM
CHS Key Club
Traverse City Central High School, 1150 Milliken Dr, Traverse City, MI 49686, USA
Central High School
Key Club meets every Thursday morning in Mrs. Lynch's room: C187
23
Dec 23
Winter Break Begins
Traverse City Central High School, 1150 Milliken Dr, Traverse City, MI 49686, USA
Central High School
No School
Traverse City Central High School, 1150 Milliken Dr, Traverse City, MI 49686, USA
Central High School
winter recess
24
Dec 24
No School
Traverse City Central High School, 1150 Milliken Dr, Traverse City, MI 49686, USA
Central High School
winter recess
25
Dec 25
No School
Traverse City Central High School, 1150 Milliken Dr, Traverse City, MI 49686, USA
Central High School
winter recess
26
Dec 26
No School
Traverse City Central High School, 1150 Milliken Dr, Traverse City, MI 49686, USA
Central High School
winter recess
27
Dec 27
No School
Traverse City Central High School, 1150 Milliken Dr, Traverse City, MI 49686, USA
Central High School
winter recess
28
Dec 28
No School
Traverse City Central High School, 1150 Milliken Dr, Traverse City, MI 49686, USA
Central High School
winter recess
10:00 AM to 2:30 PM
Boy's and Girl's Basketball Santa Camp
Traverse City Central High School, 1150 Milliken Dr, Traverse City, MI 49686, USA
Central High School
For boys and girls in grades 2-8. Boy's Camp runs 10 am - 12 pm; Girl's Camp runs 12:30-2:30 pm each day. The cost is $35 per person and includes a t-shirt; registration ends Dec. 19. All area students are welcome to participate! Register at: https://events.bytepro.net/register/stage/id/1129.
29
Dec 29
No School
Traverse City Central High School, 1150 Milliken Dr, Traverse City, MI 49686, USA
Central High School
winter recess
10:00 AM to 2:30 PM
Boy's and Girl's Basketball Santa Camp
Traverse City Central High School, 1150 Milliken Dr, Traverse City, MI 49686, USA
Central High School
For boys and girls in grades 2-8. Boy's Camp runs 10 am - 12 pm; Girl's Camp runs 12:30-2:30 pm each day. The cost is $35 per person and includes a t-shirt; registration ends Dec. 19. All area students are welcome to participate! Register at: https://events.bytepro.net/register/stage/id/1129.
30
Dec 30
No School
Traverse City Central High School, 1150 Milliken Dr, Traverse City, MI 49686, USA
Central High School
winter recess
31
Dec 31
No School
Traverse City Central High School, 1150 Milliken Dr, Traverse City, MI 49686, USA
Central High School
winter recess
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