West Middle School News

June 6, 2022
Secure Mode Update- June 6, 2022

June 6, 2022

As an update to today’s events at Northwest Education Services (formerly TBAISD), the secure mode has been lifted for West Middle School, Central Grade Elementary, Traverse Heights Elementary, and TCAPS Montessori. Authorities have detained a minor who threatened the safety of students at Creekside School. No direct threats were made to any TCAPS staff or students. Buildings were placed into secure mode out of an abundance of caution. Normal operations will resume Tuesday, June 7 for all buildings. 

May 20, 2022
May 2022 Newsletter Released

Please enjoy the May 2022 edition of TCAPS’ district newsletter, Our Community

May 19, 2022
Five TCAPS Educators Named 2022 Outstanding Educators

Traverse City Area Public Schools (TCAPS) is pleased to announce that five TCAPS staff members earned 2022 regional Outstanding Educator Awards from Northwest Education Services (formerly Traverse Bay Area Intermediate School District).

April 21, 2022
April 2022 Newsletter Released

Please enjoy the April 2022 edition of TCAPS’ district newsletter, Our Community. Learn more about child abuse prevention month, staff appreciation week, student and staff achievements, upcoming events, and more!

March 16, 2022
March 2022 District Newsletter Released

Please enjoy the March 2022 edition of TCAPS’ district newsletter, Our Community. Learn more about open enrollment across the district, student and staff achievements, upcoming events, and more!

February 25, 2022
February 2022 District Newsletter Released

Please enjoy the February 2022 edition of TCAPS’ district newsletter, Our Community. Learn more about student and staff achievements, black history month, enrollment, upcoming events, and more.

February 17, 2022
February 17, 2022 Masking Update

Beginning Friday, February 18, TCAPS will recommend, but not require, masks be worn in all TCAPS facilities.  As we prepare for this change, I am providing the following points of clarity. 

February 11, 2022
TCAPS COVID-19 Mask Update

Beginning Friday, February 18, TCAPS will strongly recommend, but not require, masks be worn in all TCAPS facilities. Please note, due to federal regulations, masks will continue to be required for all TCAPS transportation under a separate mandate.

January 28, 2022
School is Closed Today – Friday, January 28, 2022

SCHOOL IS CLOSED: All TCAPS schools are closed today, Friday, 1/28/22 due to building and transportation staffing issues. Classes for both in-person and UpNorth Virtual Live students are canceled.

January 27, 2022
January 2022 District Newsletter Released

Please enjoy the January 2022 edition of TCAPS’ district newsletter, Our Community. Learn more about student and staff achievements, Sci-Ma-Tech, community giving, upcoming events, and more.