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ERP & SIS Software Request for Proposals

Midland Public Schools, located in Midland, Michigan, serves over 7,800 students in 12 school buildings. Midland Public Schools (hereinafter referred to as Midland Public Schools, or the “District”) is seeking to replace its current Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Student Information System (SIS) solutions. The District is currently using PowerSchool eFinancePlus for ERP and PowerSchool eSchoolPlus for SIS. Both solutions are hosted on-premises at the District. Midland Public Schools is seeking proposals for SaaS-based or on-premise ERP and SIS solutions.

Proposals shall be submitted by the August 17, 2021. Late proposals may be reviewed at the district’s discretion:
Proposals should be submitted by email to the following individuals:

David Dziedzic, Director of Technology | dziedzicda@midlandps.org
Chris Carr, Plante Moran | christopher.carr@plantemoran.com

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MPS Launching 3-Year-Old Preschool

Midland PS is Excited to offer a 3-Year-Old Preschool Program with the 2021-22 school year.

This program will be a reasonably-priced 3-year-old tuition preschool held in the PrePrimary Center at Carpenter Street School. If you would like more information about the program, please complete this short questionnaire: https://forms.gle/sT8TGbQbGFFQTrm59.

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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