Siebert Students showing off their Neighbor Week art
Dow High Senior Football Families at Community Stadium including guardian in cowboy hat
Victory Day
Emotional support dogs Nellie and Luna taking a break from their very important meeting
New teachers pose for picture
Chemics during MHS pep band outside at community stadium
Dow High Choir performing at Central Auditorium
DSA award winners
Congratulations to the 2021 MPS Distinguished Service Award Recipients (from L to R) Denise Dekker (Central Park Paraprofessional) Brett Seamster (Central Park Office Professional) Joni Wing (Plymouth Administrative Assistant) Tammy Brown (Northeast Administrative Assistant)
Gerstacker award winners
Congratulations to the 2021 MPS Gerstacker Excellence in Teaching Award Recipients (from L to R) Carrie Florey, Adams Elementary School Jeff Yoder, Midland High School Jayme Swanson, Northeast Middle School Pam Taylor, Plymouth Elementary School

Latest News

Midland County Isolation and Quarantine Emergency Order

EFFECTIVE: October 25, 2021

The following required items reflect a change from previous recommendations.

  1. The serial testing program will only be an option for K-12 grade levels. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) has stated that they will only support the use of rapid tests provided for testing for grade levels K through 12.
  2. Per CDC updated recommendations (dated 10-15-21), a vaccinated close contact will test on day 5 to 7 (previously 3 to 5) after exposure and can discontinue mask wearing with a negative test.
  3. Unvaccinated, close contacts (who are asymptomatic) participating in the serial testing program can discontinue mask wearing after day 10 (previously day 14).

Midland County Emergency Order for control of epidemic from the Department of Public Health

 

 

 

Daily MPS COVID-19 Update
  • 154 MPS staff/students are close contacts to a confirmed COVID-positive tested individual
  • 52 MPS staff/student are a current positive-tested individual
  • 2 New cases since last week's report
  • 273 Cumulative cases during 2021-22 school year

Link to Daily COVID-19 Report by School: https://www.midlandps.org/01-22-2021-daily-report

Midland State Street Demo - Advertisement for Bids

Barton Malow Builders requests Bid Proposals on behalf of Owner for the construction of Midland State Street Demo for Bid Package # 21-209 work. Bid Proposals will be received:

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RFQ Residential Redevelopment of 115 Eastlawn Drive

Midland Public Schools invites you to submit qualifications for a residential development opportunity in the City of Midland. The Board is soliciting qualifications for the purchase and development of approximately 6.5 acres located in the Central Park neighborhood.

Interested parties are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to indicate their intent to submit Qualifications via Email to wayne@hd5s.dev by October 15, 2021, to receive all relevant communications and responses to questions submitted.

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08/16/2021 Presentation to Board of Ed regarding Safety Protocols
Public School Equity Audit Request for Proposal

Scope of Work:
MPS is seeking an experienced professional, firm, and/or university team who has worked with educational institutions to assess the components listed in the Request for Proposal. Once material, data, and information are collected and analyzed, the contractor will prepare a detailed written report and presentation containing objective based areas of strength and opportunities for improvement coupled with research based best-practice recommendations. The district requests a preliminary report midway through the project timeline that outlines the work completed and findings to that point.

Project Timeline:

  • All proposals are due to the Midland Public Schools by March 15, 2021
  • Submitting entities may be requested to present their bids to a selection team
  • April 19, 2021: Project awarded at Board of Education meeting
  • May 1, 2021: Start date of equity audit
  • December 1, 2021: Conclusion of audit and reporting to Board of Education

Start and end dates are negotiable

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MPS Bond Update

Calendar

DIVERSITY, EQUITY & INCLUSION (DEI) IS A STRONG EMPHASIS FOR MPS!

Midland Public Schools at a Glance

Total MPS Student Enrollment

   

Top 5%

   

Ranked #1

   

Ranked #22

   

Ranked #25

7,798
   
MPS ranks in the top 5% of districts in the NATION
   
Best school district in the Saginaw Area(out of 21 districts)
   
District with the best teachers in Michigan
   
Best places to teach in Michigan

MSD Direct Vision:

Lead with respect, trust and courage. Ensure an equitable, collaborative and inclusive culture. Enable all to achieve success.