East Middle School News

July 25, 2019
Athletic Physicals Required for 6th-12th Grade Fall Sports

Students in grades 6-12 planning to try out for any TCAPS sport this fall (including LEAP) will need to have a current PDF Documentathletic physical form on file with the school prior to participating in any tryouts or practices. Athletic physicals must be dated on or after April 15, 2019, to be considered current.

July 25, 2019
CHS and WSH Ranked Among Nation’s Top 8% of High Schools on 2019 Jay Mathews Challenge Index

TCAPS is pleased to announce that Traverse City Central High School (#1150) and Traverse City West Senior High School (#1649) have both been ranked among the top 8 percent of America’s 22,000 high schools on the 2019 Jay Mathews Challenge Index.

July 25, 2019
STEM Activity Tent Event—August 7th

On Wednesday, August 7, 2019, from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., a STEM activities event will be hosted under the yellow tent at the Grand Traverse Resort (100 Grand Traverse Village Blvd.).

June 24, 2019
Technology Services to be Temporarily Unavailable June 28th

The district will be performing necessary annual server maintenance from noon to midnight (12:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.) on Friday, June 28, 2019.

June 12, 2019
June 2019 District Newsletter Released

Please enjoy this school year’s last edition of External LinkOur Community, TCAPS’ June 2019 district newsletter. This month’s video takes a look back at Paul Soma’s time as TCAPS superintendent.  Also enjoy a few other end of year celebrations, school activities, recognitions and more.

June 11, 2019
TCAPS Schools’ Summer Office Hours

Summer office hours will begin for TCAPS schools beginning Monday, June 17, 2019.

May 29, 2019
TCAPS Board of Education Selects Ann Cardon as Next Superintendent

The Traverse City Area Public Schools (TCAPS) Board of Education voted unanimously (7-0) to select Ann Cardon as the district’s next superintendent at a special meeting held today.

May 28, 2019
East Middle School Presents “In the Pathless Woods”—May 30th

On Thursday, May 30, 2019, the Traverse City East Middle School 7th and 8th Grade Treble Choirs and Tenor Bass Choir will be presenting "In the Pathless Woods" at 7:00 p.m. at the Botanic Garden and Historic Barns Park (1490 Red Drive). 

May 28, 2019
TCAPS Board of Education to Host Superintendent Retirement Reception—June 24th

On Monday, June 24, 2019, the Traverse City Area Public Schools Board of Education will host a reception from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. to honor TCAPS Superintendent Paul Soma, who will be retiring later this year.

May 28, 2019
TCAPS Students Present at the 15th Annual NMMESS

Thirty-two students from across northern Michigan presented research projects at the 15th Annual Northern Michigan Mathematics, Engineering, and Science Symposium (NMMESS) on May 15, 2019.