About Superintendent VanWagoner
Dr. VanWagoner was serving as Superintendent of Alpena Public Schools, prior to accepting the superintendent position with TCAPS. Before serving in Alpena, Dr. VanWagoner served as an associate superintendent at the Shiawassee Regional Education Service Area (RESA), served in the Michigan Department of Education, and began his career as a teacher at Lapeer Community Schools. He holds a Ph.D. and a Master of Arts in Educational Leadership from Western Michigan University. He also holds a Master of Science in Kinesiology from Michigan State University and a Bachelor of Arts in Secondary Education, History from Saginaw Valley State University.
Phone: (231) 933-1727
Superintendent Office Hours
Held Monthly, Open to the Community
TCAPS Superintendent, Dr. John VanWagoner, conducts monthly virtual and in-person office hours, which are open to the community.
Virtual Office Hours will be held the 2nd Tuesday of every month through the end of the school year at 8:30 a.m. Click here to access the Google Meet or call +1 484-403-0627 and enter PIN 810 142 163# to access via phone. The same Google Meet link and phone number will be used for all virtual office hours.
In-person Office Hours will be held the 2nd Tuesday of every month through the end of the school year at 5:00 p.m. in the McGuire Room at the Traverse Area District Library (610 Woodmere Avenue).
Note: The in-person office hours scheduled for April 13 2021, has been canceled in compliance with the Michigan Department of Health & Human Services (MDHHS) Epidemic Order MCL 333.2253.