Welcome To

Manistee Area
Public Schools

Welcome to Manistee Area Public Schools (MAPS) – Home of the Manistee Chippewas. Each and every day, the students, staff and families aim to be leaders in our school and community. By making positive choices, striving toward personal goals, and supporting each other, we can all make a difference in the world around us.

As leaders, we inspire each other to dream more, learn more, and do more.

Chips Lead!

District Announcements

MAPS News

Police Alert: Lock Your Parked Vehicle

Manistee City Police Chief Tim Kozal has asked us to help spread the word about a string of recent thefts occurring in unlocked parked vehicles in our community.  Please remember to lock your vehicle when you park and consider removing any and all...

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2nd Grade Holiday Sing

SECOND GRADE: Just a reminder of our Holiday Sing program at MMHS (525 12th St) is tonight.  Please arrive between 6:45-6:55pm in the MMHS Library.  The program begins at 7pm in the Auditorium.  After the program, Jefferson ATP will be selling...

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Kindergarten Holiday Sing

KINDERGARTEN: Just a reminder of our Holiday Sing program TONIGHT at MMHS (525 12th St.)  Please arrive between 5:45-5:55pm in the Choir room.  The program begins at 6pm in the Auditorium.  After the program, Jefferson ATP will be selling candy...

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MMHS Office Closed for Thanksgiving

The MMHS office will be closed from Wednesday, November 27 @ noon through Friday, November 20 for observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.  Normal school hours will resume on Monday, December 2.  Have a great break!

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As Manistee Chippewas, we are all leaders in our own way. Chips Lead at school, with friends, and in the community by developing healthy relationships, using responsible decision-making and respectful communication.

T | TRUSTWORTHY
Chips able to be relied upon as honest and dependable

R | RESPECTFUL
Chips are able to express courtesy to opinions and beliefs

A | ACCEPTING
Chips are able to welcome diversity without judgment

C | COOPERATIVE
Chips are able to work jointly towards common goals

K | KIND
Chips are of good nature, helpful, and appreciative

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Facilities Initiative Survey - Review the plan here, and give us your feedback by completing our short survey!

Please lend your voice to the MAPS 2020 Vision by participating in our survey.

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STAFF SPOTLIGHT

Nutrition Services

Manistee Area Public Schools Nutrition Department consists of one Director, nine Kitchen Staff and one Nutrition Delivery Driver, with a total combined 106 years of service for the District.

MAPS Nutrition Department runs under the National School Lunch & Breakfast Program to provide our students with low-cost or free meals all school year. During the summer we participate in the Summer Feeding Program. The Summer Feeding Program allows us to offer free meals to children 18yrs. old & younger during the summer months when school is not in session. We work as a cohesive team to prepare, cook, deliver, and serve nutritious meals to MAPS students and staff. Not only do we prepare meals for MAPS, we also prepare meals for Casman Academy, Manistee FiveCap and Kaleva FiveCap. All buildings combined, we serve approximately 575 breakfasts and 950 lunches daily off from seven different menus. Our Department also assists School Organizations and Community Partners with fund raising efforts. They include the Annual NHS Apple Pie Sale, Munson Medical Center Auxiliary Craft Show concession stand, National Forest Festival Kids Day Lunch, and the Forest Festival Pancake Breakfast. Please come and have lunch at any of our buildings and see what wonderful meals we provide to our students and staff, you will not find a better lunch for $3.50. 

MMHS Staff
Keri Carlson – Director
Stacy Applegarth
Linda Wandrych
Kendra Mikolajczak
Missy Thomas
Melissa Gutowski

Kennedy Staff
Carol Hansen
Julie Polcyn
Terri Morski

Jefferson Staff
Laura Olk

Delivery Driver
Ray Summers

 

Giving our students the Chippewa Edge

Manistee Area Public Schools is a leader in regional educational and cultural opportunity, addressing its diverse community of learners by providing specialized educators, leading-edge technology, adaptive facilities, and unwavering dedication to student-centered success.

 

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Manistee High School Athletics proudly partners with various local and regional media outlets.  Frequently our athletic games are broadcasted on Eagle 101.5. For recaps of our games across all of our sports, visit: ManisteeNews.com, the area's local news source for analysis and interviews.

Manistee Chippewa 350 Club Athletic Boosters is a nonprofit organization whose purpose is to preserve, enhance and expand the total interscholastic athletic programs of Manistee High & Middle Schools.

Manistee High School Athletics strictly adheres to the principals and directives of the Michigan High School Athletic Association, and is a proud league partner with the Lakes 8 Activities Conference.