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

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

Link to Daily COVID-19 Report by School: https://www.midlandps.org//10-18-2021-daily-report

*If you checked this number over the weekend, you would have seen 294 cumulative cases. Unfortunately, we had a typo on Thursday’s (10/14) numbers that reflected the addition of almost 60 cumulative cases. We sincerely apologize for the error. The numbers have now been corrected to reflect the actual numbers.)

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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ASBESTOS ABATEMENT at STATE STREET BUILDING

The Board of Education of Midland Public Schools is accepting firm, sealed bids for all labor, materials, equipment and all other services to complete Asbestos Abatement at the State Street Building for Midland Public Schools.

A mandatory pre-bid walk through is scheduled for September 30, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at the State Street Building, 815 State Street, Midland, Michigan 48640. Meet in the Main Office. Specifications and proposal forms can be obtained at this walkthrough and may be obtained after September 30, 2021, from Nova Environmental, Inc., 5300 Plymouth Rd., Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105 Tel. 734.930.0995. Questions can be addressed to Lisa Whitton, Nova Environmental, Inc. at 734-930-0995.

Your proposal marked “Asbestos Abatement at the State Street Building” will be accepted during regular business hours at 600 E CARPENTER STREET, MIDLAND, MICHIGAN 48640, but must be HAND DELIVERED OR DELIVERED BY COURIER NO LATER THAN 2:00 PM OCTOBER 13, 2021. BID PROPOSALS RECEIVED AFTER THIS TIME WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED OR ACCEPTED. IF MAILING YOUR PROPOSAL VIA THE POST OFFICE, SEND TO THE SAME ADDRESS. Oral, telephone, fax, or electronic mail bids are invalid and will not receive consideration

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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