East Middle School News

February 26, 2018
STEM Speaker Panel and College Fair—March 13th

All area students in 8th grade through college, their families, and community members are invited to participate in a science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) speaker panel and college fair on March 13, 2018, from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Traverse City Central High School auditorium (1150 Milliken Dr.). 

February 21, 2018
TCAPS February 2018 District Newsletter Released

Read the newest edition of External LinkOur Community, TCAPS' district newsletter to learn more about all the ways our students are loving learning. This month's edition shares information about the district's recent recognition in financial management, preschool enrollment, raffles, fundraisers, events, and special thank yous to our Partners In Education.

February 12, 2018
East Middle School Mini-Documentary About the Local Opioid Crisis

TC East Middle School students in the school’s digital media class created a short documentary about the local opioid crisis, titled “Predator & Prey: Opioids’ savage effect on our community,” which is now available to watch online. 

February 12, 2018
TCAPS Calendar Reminders

February 14th Student Count Day 

February 5, 2018
EMS Digital Media Students Create Mini Documentary—Feb. 10

On Saturday, February 10, 2018, a mini documentary about the opioid crisis, which was created by students in East Middle School’s digital media class, will be shown between periods at the Grizzel Game Hockey Awareness Fundraiser that begins at 7:00 p.m. at Centre Ice Arena (1600 Chartwell Dr.). 

February 5, 2018
SCI-MA-TECH Program Information Sessions—Feb. 12 & 13

TCAPS will host information sessions about the district’s enhanced science, math and technology program, called SCI-MA-TECH (SMT), on February 12, 2018, at Central High School, and February 13, 2018, at West Senior High School. 

February 5, 2018
Student Count Day—Feb. 14

Student count day will be held on February 14, 2018. 

February 5, 2018
Traverse City Central High School Trojan Bounce House Night—February 10th

On Saturday, February 10, 2018, Traverse City Central High School’s Trojan Men’s Basketball program will host Bounce House Night from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the school’s gymnasium (1150 Milliken Dr.). 

February 5, 2018
Traverse Heights to Host OK2SAY Community Presentation—Mar. 13

On Tuesday, March 13, 2018, Traverse Heights Elementary School will host a community presentation of the OK2SAY/Cyber Safety Initiative program offered by the Michigan Attorney General’s Office. 

January 22, 2018
Two TCAPS Teachers Receive National Board Certification

East Middle School teacher, Jane Porath, and Traverse Heights Elementary School teacher, Caitlin Thomas, have both received National Board Certification.