From elementary school to college, Traverse City's schools serve students and parents well.
Public Schools Worth Bragging About
For the younger student, there’s Blair Elementary, Eastern Elementary School, Long Lake Elementary, Montessori Elementary, Old Mission Peninsula Elementary, Silver Lake Elementary, Willow Hill Elementary and Westwoods Elementary.
With TCAPS as the educational hub, Traverse City youth greatly benefit as they grow into responsible members of society. And when these young adults enter the workforce, the local economy feels the benefits as well.
Education That Aims Higher
Northwestern Michigan College offers associate degrees and professional certificates in a variety of areas such as dance, astronomy and geography. Through the University Center, 10 partner universities grant baccalaureate, graduate and doctoral degrees. NMC's extensive Extended Education program offers a vast array of non-credit classes to more than 10,000 local residents annually.