TCAPS News & Events
Traverse City Area Public Schools (TCAPS) is pleased to announce four students as Finalists in the 69th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Less than one percent of all U.S. high school seniors reach this level of academic achievement.
After a nearly yearlong planning process, the school district will place a capital bond proposal on the August 6, 2024 ballot, with a focus on projects to keep students safe, warm, and dry
Dear Families & Staff,
Wednesday marked our 100th day of school for the academic year. I am always amazed how quickly the school year progresses once we reach the second semester. I am pleased to provide an annual overview for our parents, staff, and greater community.
Please enjoy the 2024 Mid-Winter edition of TCAPS' District Newsletter.
Registration deadline is Friday, January 19, 2024
Please enjoy the December 2023 edition of TCAPS' District Newsletter.
The TCAPS Board of Education approved with a 7-0 vote authorizing Superintendent Dr. John VanWagoner to fully execute the sale of the Bertha Vos property for a purchase price of $1,225,000 with SH East Bay Commons North LLC, a real estate development company specializing in both commercial and residential properties. The cash offer exceeded the listing price of $725,000.
Please enjoy the November 2023 edition of TCAPS' district newsletter.
Dear TCAPS Families,
To coincide with the spirit of gratitude and the gift of community, I would like to share this video showcasing a few reasons why TCAPS staff support our students every day. I am beyond grateful for all who make TCAPS what it is and seek to help our students daily.
New Co-op Varsity Girls Sport Begins This Spring
Traverse City Area Public Schools (TCAPS) is pleased to announce the hiring of Rich Axtell as TCAPS’ Girls Varsity Lacrosse Coach. Axtell brings with him a wealth of coaching experience, leading East Grand Rapids High School’s women's lacrosse team to seven state championships.
Traverse City Area Public Schools (TCAPS) Executive Director of School Improvement and Innovative Programs and Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) K-12 Curriculum Leader, Heidi Maltby-Skodack, has been selected for Saginaw Valley State University's (SVSU) 2023-24 Gerstacker Fellowship Program.
Traverse City Area Public Schools (TCAPS) invites you to join us in the fight against cancer, during the TC Dig Pink Game on Wednesday, October 25, 2023.
Please enjoy the October 2023 edition of TCAPS' district newsletter.
Process remains on-track for a 2024 vote on formal ballot language and election date
Traverse City Area Public Schools (TCAPS) Board of Education held a study session Thursday, October 19, to review and discuss the most recent updates and information regarding the school district’s pre-bond planning process.
Traverse City Area Public Schools (TCAPS) is pleased to extend the opportunity for area media outlets to attend groundbreaking ceremonies for TCAPS Innovation and Manufacturing Centers on Friday, October 27. The first ceremony will be held at Central High School at 3:30 p.m. followed by a ceremony at West Senior High School at 5:00 p.m.