Central Grade News

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
January Reminders

Half Day on January 18, Lunch options, No Extended Day

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
Friday Focus 12/21/18

View this week's Friday Focus for the latest news for Central Grade.

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.).

December 21, 2018
TCAPS Seeks Volunteers to Serve on Sex Education Advisory Committee

Traverse City Area Public Schools is seeking volunteers to serve on the Sex Education Advisory Committee. The advisory committee meets three to five times per year to review sex education curriculum and materials, in accordance with Public Act 226 and local bylaws. Applications are due before January 18, 2019.

December 20, 2018
Superintendent Soma Announces Plan to Retire at End of 2018-19 School Year

Board to discuss process to identify a new superintendent beginning in January.

December 19, 2018
December 2018 District Newsletter Released

Read External LinkOur Community, TCAPS’ December 2018 district newsletter to watch a short video highlighting TCAPS’ music programs, and to learn about the many ways are schools are giving back to the community this holiday season.

December 3, 2018
TBA Credit Union Donation Helps Support LEAP Scholarships & Math Program

TCAPS is pleased to announce that it has received a $9,000 sponsorship donation from TBA Credit Union.