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September 16, 2019
Author Jack Cheng to Visit TCAPS Cherry Knoll Elementary School—September 17th

On Tuesday, September 17, 2019, third, fourth and fifth grade students at Cherry Knoll Elementary School will receive a visit from acclaimed middle grade author Jack Cheng. The visit will take place from 1:15 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. at the school (1800 Three Mile Road N). The author’s visit is the prize for the top school participating in the Traverse Area District Library’s (TADL’s) 2019 Summer Reading Club titled “A Universe of Stories.” 

September 16, 2019
Calendar Reminders

October 2, 2019 - Student count day
November 1, 2019 - Half day for all TCAPS students
November 5, 2019 - No school for all TCAPS students, Election Day

September 16, 2019
TC Patriot Game Veterans Tailgate—September 20th

On Friday, September 20, 2019, active duty military, Veterans and first responders are invited to attend a special free pregame tailgate to honor their service as part of the 2019 TC Patriot Game. The tailgate will begin at 4:30 p.m. in the parking lot of the Michigan State Police, located across the street from Thirlby Field (218 W. Fourteenth St.).

September 3, 2019
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. Applications are due before September 20, 2019. 

August 29, 2019
TCAPS August 2019 District Newsletter Released

Please enjoy the first 2019-2020 edition of the External Linkdistrict’s e-newsletter, Our Community, featuring an introduction video message from our new superintendent Ann Cardon, highlights of summer learning activities, and upcoming events. 

August 26, 2019
Calendar Reminders

September 3, 2019 - First day of school for students
September 6, 2019 - Half day for students (no afternoon extended day)
District School Year Calendar 2019-20
Blair/Traverse Heights School Year Calendar 2019-20

August 26, 2019
Michigan Supreme Court to Hear Oral Argument at Central High School—October 16th

On Wednesday, October 16, 2019, TCAPS, the City of Traverse City and Grand Traverse County Judges, will host the Michigan Supreme Court as they hear oral argument in Maniaci v Diroff, Supreme Court Case No. 158005.

August 26, 2019
Traverse City Music Boosters Used Instrument Sale—September 7th

On Saturday, September 7, 2019, the Traverse City Music Boosters will host their annual used instrument sale. The sale will be held at Traverse City West Middle School Little Theater (3950 Silver Lake Rd.).

August 19, 2019
Today is the Last Day to Register for TCAPS Extended Day

Please note today, August 19th, is the last date to register for extended day child care services in order to be considered for placement for the first week of school (Sept. 3-6). Students must be registered with all forms completed no later than 11:59 p.m. tonight. This deadline is necessary to ensure appropriate staffing.

July 25, 2019
Extended Day Child Care—Register Before August 19th

Online registration for TCAPS’ extended day child care is going on now. To be guaranteed placement and be able to utilize extended day services for the first week of school (Sept. 3-6, 2019), students must be registered with all forms completed no later than August 19, 2019.