West Middle School News

January 9, 2020
TCAPS Students to Perform, Teachers to Present at 2020 Michigan Music Conference

TCAPS is pleased to announce that fourteen individual students have been named to all-state bands and honors choirs, and three educators will participate as a conductor/accompanist team and as a session presenter as part of the 2020 Michigan Music Conference (MMC). 

January 6, 2020
Students from Japan to Visit Traverse City—January 10th – 17th

Students and their chaperones from Koka, Shiga, Japan will be visiting Traverse City January 10-17, 2020, as part of a student exchange program between the two sister cities.

January 6, 2020
TCAPS Recognized in 10th Annual AP Honor Roll

School district among eight in the state and 250 in the U.S. and Canada to make this year’s list

December 18, 2019
December 2019 District Newsletter Released

View the PDF DocumentDecember 2019 edition of Our Community, TCAPS’ district newsletter. This month’s edition features an exciting video of students participating in Hour of Code and provides information on upcoming events, student achievement, and the many ways our staff, students and Partners In Education are giving back during the holiday season.

December 16, 2019
Central vs. West Hockey STEP Up & Make a Play—December 18th

Come and watch a great hockey game and help the Trojan and Titan hockey programs support the TCAPS STEP program by donating goods worth $5 or more. Donations also cover the cost of admission to the game.

December 9, 2019
Traverse City Music Boosters Award Classroom Mini Grants

Every year the Traverse City Music Boosters support music education classroom mini grants.

December 9, 2019
Updated: More Than 2,000 Students Participate in TCAPS Hour of Code

We live in a world surrounded by technology and know that whatever field our students choose as adults, their ability to succeed will increasingly depend on understanding technology.

December 2, 2019
adidas Gives Back

Traverse City Area Public Schools is pleased to announce that it has been selected by adidas to be the recipient of a special holiday promotion. For the entire month of December, TCAPS staff, students, families and friends are being offered a limited time 30% off discount code.

November 20, 2019
November 2019 District Newsletter Released

Students take center stage in the External LinkNovember 2019 edition of Our Community, TCAPS’ district newsletter. Enjoy a video featuring Long Lake Elementary School’s Veteran’s Day assembly and Trick or Treat for Troops event and read about the many achievements, classroom learning, and upcoming events happening throughout the district.

November 15, 2019
TCAPS Offers Opportunity for Veterans to Receive High School Diploma

TCAPS is pleased to announce the opportunity for Veterans to receive a diploma. Under Public Act 181 of 2001 and Public Act 55 of 2014, the board of a Michigan school district can award high school diplomas to WWII, Korean Conflict and Vietnam Era Veterans in recognition of their service and sacrifice.