News on the Knoll
On Thursday, June 6, 2019, the TCAPS Board of Education will host the 2019 Retirement Reception to honor all district employees retiring this school year.
Flournoy Humphreys (West Middle School Band Teacher), Lance Morgan (Traverse City High School Principal), Stephanie Schall-Brazee (K-12 Music Teacher), and Aimee Cole (West Senior High School English Teacher) have each been selected as 2019 Outstanding Educators of the Traverse Bay Region.
On Thursday, May 23, 2019, the Traverse City Music Boosters will host their Annual Benefit Concert at 7:00 p.m. in the Traverse City Central High School gymnasium (1150 Milliken Dr.).
The Young Americans Performing Arts Camp will held at the Traverse City Central High School auditorium (1150 Milliken Dr.) from June 18-21, 2019, with a finale show on Saturday, June 22, 2019.
The TCAPS Board of Education voted unanimously (7-0) to select Ms. Ann Cardon to move on to the final round of the superintendent selection process. Ms. Cardon will be invited to a “fit to district” tour, which will take place on Wednesday, May 29, 2019.
Check out the latest edition of Our Community, TCAPS’ May 2019 district newsletter to watch a short video of Superintendent Soma visiting with students, parents and coaches from a few of TCAPS’ athletic programs. Other highlights include upcoming events, student and staff achievements and so much more.
The Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO) has awarded Traverse City Area Public Schools with the Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting. The award marks the 14th consecutive year the district has received this honor, which recognizes districts that have met the program’s high standards for financial reporting and accountability.
The Traverse City Area Public Schools (TCAPS) Board of Education has selected six candidates to participate in technical interviews for the position of Superintendent of Schools. Interviews will take place on May 18, 2019, at the Boardman Administration Center (412 Boardman Ave.). Interviews will begin at 9:00 a.m. and will last approximately one hour for each candidate.
Traverse City Area Public Schools is announcing that the last day of the 2018/2019 school year will be Friday, June 14, 2019, which will be a half day for students as originally scheduled.
On Wednesday, May 8, 2019, students at TCAPS schools will participate in the 2019 Northern Michigan Bikes to School Day, a region-wide, multi-school celebration of National Bike to School Day.