Press Releases

June
June 11, 2019
Weeldreyer brings experience, success to Muskegon Public Schools as interim superintendent

Earlier today at a special work session, the Muskegon Public Schools Board of Education voted unanimously to appoint Mr. Dirk Weeldreyer as interim superintendent of Muskegon Public Schools effective June 11, 2019. Muskegon Public Schools will contract with the Muskegon Area Intermediate School District (ISD) for Weeldreyer’s services.

May
May 30, 2019
Public invited to meet Tech Center students, tour student-built home

The community is invited to join Construction Trades students and staff from the Muskegon Area Career Tech Center (MACTC) for an open house at 2558 Chestnut Trail, Thursday, June 6 from 5 to 7 p.m. This home is the twelfth home in the Chestnut Trail neighborhood built by Construction Trades students. Previous years’ homes will be marked by blue yard signs during the event.

May 14, 2019
Middle school hands-on career camp filling fast

Middle school students have only a few weeks left to enroll in this summer's Career Camp hosted by the Muskegon Area Career Tech Center. During Career Camp, seventh and eighth-grade students can explore a different career field each day in a fun, hands-on, professional environment.

May 1, 2019
Early College “Completers” save $580,000 in tuition, books, and fees

Tonight the families of 43 Early College “completers” will not only celebrate their teen's success, but they will also cheer the $580,000 they collectively saved on college tuition, books and fees. At 7:00 p.m. students successfully completing the Early College program at Muskegon Community College (MCC) will celebrate during the “13th Year Early College Celebration” at Muskegon Community College Overbrook Theatre. The event will include student speakers, certificate presentation, and a time when all 43 students will appear on stage to reveal their future plans simultaneously. A reception in the lobby of the Overbrook Theater will immediately follow.