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January
January 30, 2019
West Senior High Bowling Team to Host 12th Annual Fundraiser—Feb. 2

On Saturday, February 2, 2019, the Traverse City West Senior High School Titan Bowling Team will host their 12th annual fundraiser event from 5:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. at Lucky Jack’s (1705 South Garfield Ave.).

January 30, 2019
West Senior High NHS to Host 3rd Annual Father-Daughter Dance—Feb. 16

The Traverse City West Senior High School National Honor Society will host its 3rd annual community Father-Daughter Dance on Saturday, February 16, 2019, from 6:00 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the school’s commons area (5376 N. Long Lake Rd.). This event is open to the public.

January 28, 2019
TCAPS Board of Education Retreat Scheduled for Tonight is Canceled
Meeting rescheduled for February 4th

The Traverse City Area Public Schools (TCAPS) Board of Education Retreat scheduled for January 28, 2019, has been canceled due to inclement weather. The meeting has been rescheduled to Monday, February 4, 2019, at 4:00 p.m. at the Sabin Data Center (2075 Cass Rd.).

January 23, 2019
Two Central High School Students Named MHSAA Scholar-Athlete Award Finalists

Two student-athletes from TC Central High School, Jade Turner and Edward Roe, have made it to the final round of the Michigan High School Athletic Association's (MHSAA’s) 2019 Scholar-Athlete Awards.

January 22, 2019
Students to Perform, Teachers to Present, & Superintendent Soma to be Honored at MMC

TCAPS is pleased to announce that nine individual students have been named to all-state bands and choirs, three choirs have been selected to perform, and three educators will present as part of the 2019 Michigan Music Conference (MMC). In addition, Superintendent Paul Soma has been named the 2019 Michigan Music Education Association (MMEA) Administrator of the Year.

January 15, 2019
Central High School’s EuroChorale Hosts Meals for Musicians—Jan. 29

Traverse City Central High School’s EuroChorale is hosting its next “Meals for Musicians” fundraiser at The Filling Station on Tuesday, January 29, 2019, from 4:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

January 15, 2019
Students from Japan Visit Traverse City—Jan. 11-18

Students and their chaperones from Koka, Shiga, Japan are currently visiting Traverse City as part of a student exchange program between the two sister cities.

January 15, 2019
TC Central High School’s Marketing Class Pays Big Dividends

Great Lakes Gift Co., a student-operated company created through a marketing class at Traverse City Central High School, has officially wrapped up the season. After a semester long course full of planning, creating, and selling gift bundles, the business is reporting revenues of more than $8,000, of which, 3.5 percent will be donated to the Cherryland Humane Society.

January 15, 2019
Top Space Experiment Proposal from TCAPS Selected for Launch to the International Space Station

TCAPS' West Senior High School is pleased to announce that the experiment proposal, “The Growth of Bacillus Subtilis on a Substrata Material in Microgravity,” was selected by the Student Spaceflight Experiments Program (SSEP) for launch to the International Space Station. The launch date is expected to be sometime in late spring/early summer 2019.

January 11, 2019
Area Students Invited to Register for TAG Testing - Deadline Jan. 24

TCAPS will administer the Cognitive Ability Test (CogAT) in February for all current 3rd grade students interested in the Talented and Gifted (TAG) program next school year. The registration deadline is Thursday, January 24, 2019.

January 11, 2019
Central High School to be Recognized in MIHeartSafe Schools Award Program—Jan. 11

On Friday, January 11, 2019, Traverse City Central High School will be recognized under the MI HEARTSafe Schools Award Program.

January 11, 2019
Jump with Jill Rock & Roll Nutrition Show to Visit TCAPS Elementary Schools—Feb. 19-21

Jump with Jill, the world's only rock & roll nutrition show, will be performing at five TCAPS elementary schools February 19th – 21st.

January 11, 2019
West Senior High Bowling Team to Host 12th Annual Fundraiser—Feb. 2

On Saturday, February 2, 2019, the Traverse City West Senior High School Titan Bowling Team will host their 12th annual fundraiser event from 5:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. at Lucky Jack’s (1705 South Garfield Ave.).

January 11, 2019
Westwoods Receives Fuel Up to Play 60 Grant

Westwoods Elementary School was awarded $3,350 in funding to support healthy eating and physical activity initiatives at the school under the 2018-2019 Fuel Up to Play 60 grant.

December
December 21, 2018
Central High School Varsity Alpine Ski Coach Selected

TCAPS is pleased to announce that Amy Kudary was selected this fall as the Traverse City Central High School Varsity Alpine Ski Coach.