East Middle School News

February 11, 2019
CHS Singing Valentines—Feb. 14-16

Traverse City Central High School’s Choral-Aires will be performing singing valentines February 14-16, 2019. Singing valentines include: a performance of two a cappella songs, a rose with a vase, chocolate, and a card with a personal greeting.

February 11, 2019
Food Assistance Resources for Families

Food assistance resources are available for families who may have been impacted by the recent government shutdown, participate in the SNAP-Ed program, have experienced a change in income or are living on a tight budget.

January 30, 2019
2019-2020 Middle and High School Student/Parent Orientations—Feb. 4-Mar. 5

TCAPS’ secondary schools will host parent/student orientation meetings to share information about courses and electives available next school year.

January 30, 2019
Central High School Girls’ Basketball Team to Host Pink Out Game—Feb. 1

TC Central High School’s Girls’ Basketball Team will be hosting its annual “Pink Out” game on Friday, February 1, 2019, during its game against TC West Senior High School.

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
Students from Japan Visit Traverse City—Jan. 11-18

Students and their chaperones from Koka, Shiga, Japan are currently visiting Traverse City as part of a student exchange program between the two sister cities.

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
Music Boosters Scholarship Audition Applications Accepted Now Through Jan. 16

Each year the Traverse City Music Boosters provide a number of $350 scholarships to TCAPS Music students in grades 6 – 11. Students must have submitted their online application by Wednesday, January 16, 2019.

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.