Students from Dow High Receiving diplomas
MHS Band plays at MHS Graduation Ceremony
Dow High Seated at Graduation Ceremony
Students from MHS listening to speaker at graduation ceremony
Dow High Students Walking to receive Diplomas
Students with Principal from Midland High School Entering Dow Diamond for Graduation Ceremony

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Midland Public Schools Mid-Term Board Seat Vacancy

At the Monday, June 21, Regular Meeting, Midland PS Board members were informed of a vacancy in the Board of Education due to a sitting Board member having to vacate their seat mid-term. The Board has 30 calendar days to fill this vacancy.

Below is the link to a document with information for those interested in being considered for the Midland PS Board seat vacancy. Please be advised that the document includes a link to a questionnaire for individuals to complete who wish to be considered to fill the vacancy. This questionnaire must be completed by noon Friday, July 9. The committee will review the applicants the weekend of July 10 and will call the candidates to schedule an interview on July 13. At the July 19 Regular Board Meeting, Board members will vote to fill the seat vacancy. Thank you for your interest.

Link to information Document:

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS - 21-208 Dow High Athletic Field Lighting

Barton Malow Builders requests Bid Proposals on behalf of Owner for the construction of Dow High Athletic Field Lighting for Bid Package # 21-208 work. Bid Proposals will be received:

  1. By electronic delivery via BuildingConnected by 2​ ​pm local standard time on the 29th day of June, ​2021.
    1. A livestream bid opening will be held via livestream and a physical bid opening will still be available.
      1. Livestream can be viewed at join/19%3ameeting_Y2FkMmFiZDItMDZjYi00NTkzLWFjMmEtNmZiNDUyY2MyMTVj%40thread.v2/0?context=%7b%22Tid%22%3a%223229604e-859b-4594-853b-c66d15b8dd80%22%2c%22Oid%22%3a%2242da435d-5fbf-42a7-bc2566d258b8453c%22%2c%22IsBroadcastMeeting%22%3atrue%7d&btype=a&role=a
      2. Physical Bid Opening will be at:
        (a) 600 E. Carpenter St.
        (b) Project Location Address 2
        (c) Midland Michigan 48640

Bidder’s may, but shall not be obligated to, submit bids electronically via Building Connected. If a Bidder chooses to submit an electronic bid, it assumes any and all risk related to software, connectivity, or any other issues related to the electronic bidding process. It is further recommended, but not required, that any electronic bids be submitted at least two hours before the deadline for bid submission to confirm that the bid has been timely, accurately, and completely received.

View full details here

Daily MPS Covid-19 Update

The following information is taken from the COVID-19 weekly report received from the Midland County Department of Public Health:


  • 03 MPS Staff/students in COVID-19 related isolation or quarantine
  • 02 MPS staff/students are close contacts to a confirmed COVID-positive tested individual
  • 01 MPS staff/student is a current positive-tested individual
  • 00 New cases since yesterday's update
  • 417 Cumulative cases since Midland Health Department began sending COVID-19 report to MPS

Link to Daily COVID-19 Report by School:

This is the final daily COVID report for the 2020-21 school year.

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:

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Sh'boom arranged by Quinn McMath. Performed by the Midland High Meistersingers
Count On Me arranged by Quinn McMath. Performed by the Midland High Meistersingers.
2020 Gerstacker Recipents
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

View Full Details Here

Staff Weekly Podcast - 11/18/2020 - Our Sincerest Gratitude

MPS Bond Update



Midland Public Schools at a Glance

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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