West Middle School News

April 22, 2019
Seeking Volunteer Mentors for Generations Ahead Program

Generations Ahead, a support program for pregnant and parenting teens in the Grand Traverse region, is seeking volunteer mentors to work individually with program clients.

April 22, 2019
TCAPS’ Global Service Cinco de Mayo Dinner Fundraiser—May 4th

TCAP’S Global Service will host its annual Cinco de Mayo dinner and silent auction at the Masonic Lodge (13360 S. W. Bay Shore Dr.) on Saturday, May 4th, from 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

April 22, 2019
Upcoming Board Office Hours—April 25th

The Traverse City Area Public Schools Board of Education will host “Office Hours” (formerly known as Coffee Conversations) on Thursday, April 25, 2019, at 6:00 p.m. at Horizon Books (243 E. Front Street). 

April 18, 2019
April 2019 District Newsletter Released

View the April 2019 edition of External LinkOur Community, TCAPS’ district newsletter. Watch Superintendent Soma’s short video as he speaks with fifth and sixth graders at TCAPS Montessori at Glenn Loomis about the World Peace Game and what they are learning in their efforts to solve real life issues. Other highlights include an update from Governor Whitmer’s visit, upcoming events and more.

April 18, 2019
Update: West Senior High School Academic Boosters Fundraiser—Now April 24th and April 25th

On April 24-25, 2019, the Traverse City West Senior High School Academic Boosters (WSH) will host a silent auction in the school’s Commons from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. during Student Led Conferences (5376 N. Long Lake Rd.).

April 1, 2019
3rd Annual TCAPS K-12 Arts Gala—Reception April 10th

TCAPS will host the 3rd annual TCAPS K-12 Arts Gala beginning with an opening night reception on April 10, 2019, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the TCAPS Boardman Administration Building (412 Webster St.).

April 1, 2019
FIM District FIRST Robotics Competition at Central High School—April 4th-6th

Traverse City Central High School will host the FIM District FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Competition, April 4-6, 2019 (1150 Milliken Dr.).

April 1, 2019
Superintendent Search Feedback Survey

The TCAPS Board of Education has made a survey available to gather feedback from the community about what qualities matter most in our next district leader. The survey will be posted until April 30th and participation is anonymous. It can be accessed at: External Link www.tcaps.net/superintendentsearch.  

April 1, 2019
TCAPS Students Move on to State Michigan History Day Competition

TCAPS students participated in the District 3 History Day competition on Saturday, March 16, 2019. The following students qualified to move on to the State Level Michigan History Day Competition to be held on April 27, 2019, at Bay City Central High School. 

March 20, 2019
March 2019 District Newsletter Released

View External LinkOur Community, TCAPS’ March 2019 district newsletter for this month’s video featuring middle school students sharing their thoughts with Mr. Soma about their journalism and digital media classes. Read about upcoming events, student achievement, early childhood registration, summer programs and so much more.