With school approaching please check out our employment opportunities and become a part of the Red Wolves Pack. All our listings are provided on our website:(https://www.ppps.org/page/openings)
With election day less than a week away, there's still time to learn more about the PPPS Bond Proposal! Superintendent Rick Reo is holding a coffee chat now until 8:30 am or come out tomorrow from 8 to 9:30 am. Visit www.ppps-bond.com to learn more. #EmbraceTheFuture
Sports Physicals @ Paw Paw High School We are excited to announce that Paw Paw High School will be hosting sports physicals next Tuesday and Wednesday, August 3rd and 4th, from 5 PM to 7:30 PM in the high school gymnasium. All physicals will cost $30, payable by cash or check on site. Sports physicals are a mandatory MHSAA requirement for all middle and high school student athletes, grades 6 through 12, who wish to participate in sports. A current physical, dated after April 15, 2021, must be on file in the high school athletic office in order for any student to participate. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to get your child’s physical done and on file next Tuesday and Wednesday, August 3rd and 4th, in the Paw Paw HS Gym. Go Red Wolves!!!!
Reminder: All are invited to attend tomorrow night's School Bond Information Meeting and Walking Tour at 7 pm in Paw Paw High School's Performing Arts Center! #EmbraceTheFuture
So proud of Korrie Perkins and the Food Service Dept. for all they do to end child hunger! On behalf of the PPPS Food Service Team, Korrie graciously accepted the "2021 No Kid Hungry Award" from Superintendent Rick Reo at this week's Board of Education Meeting. #HungerHeroes
Did you know? The PPPS Bond Proposal includes several districtwide infrastructure improvement projects. Visit www.ppps-bond.com for more information.
Here's a shout-out to FOX17 for recent coverage of Paw Paw High School's Summer Learning Program. Thank you for accentuating the positive things that are happening at Paw Paw Public Schools! https://tinyurl.com/763fp2ce #fox17 #MarketVanBuren #EmbracingTheFuture
Today the 2021 Summer Learning Experience kicked into gear, with more than 400 students participating in six programs, and all K-5 students enrolled in a summer reading program. It was a great, fun day of learning, including the Outdoor Education experience at the Later Elementary where students explored "what's living on campus", and in Project Elevate at PPHS where students planted seeds of vegetables, herbs, flowers, and ideas, and at the Theater Program (Summer with Shakespeare" where kids started looking at scripts for scenes from Shakespeare they'll put on stage in the weeks to come.
For Young 5's through 5th grade, it's Summer Book Pickup Time! Don't forget to let us know how you liked your first two books at: https://bit.ly/2021SummerBooks #SummerReading
This is a reminder to attend tonight's "Virtual" Town Hall Meeting at 8 pm. All are invited to attend!
Attention 6th and 7th Grade Families interested in Advanced Math Pathways to Algebra, Paw Paw Middle School is offering the option for your student to take Algebra in 8th grade. Your 6th grade or 7th grade student would complete an online course over the summer taking either 7th grade math or 8th grade math, respectively. At the end of the summer, your student will take a test demonstrating they have achieved proficiency in the standards for the course they took over the summer. If they pass, they will move on to either 8th grade math or Algebra. If this option interests you, please fill out that form for your student and then you will receive additional information regarding this program. https://forms.gle/qRvXAR7F88aKwfQb6
After school lunchrooms close for summer break, Paw Paw Public Schools Food Service Superheroes are still working to help fill the summer hunger gap! Free summer meals through "Meet up & Eat Up" start June 30th - August 4th. No registration or sign up required. #MeetUpAndEatUp
Paw Paw Middle School recently received a surprise donation of 50 new library books! Thank you Kellogg's Feeding Reading Program and Sam's Club for fueling minds and bodies for school success. #FeedingReading #SamsClub
Paw Paw Later Elementary fifth grade classes walked to Maple Lake this week where Sarett Nature Center staff taught them about insects and their place in the world. After learning about French voyageurs in social studies, students also mapped a route and paddled a canoe!
In honor of the Class of 2021, our newest POP Story, by graduate Charlee Bowers, with a message about home: https://youtu.be/jgyL5L1rfCs
As we look toward next year we wanted to share some information about some updates. This information was also emailed to parents of current 6th and 7th graders.
Thank you to everyone who attended Superintendent Reo's presentation at our Cedar Street Campus today! To learn more about the August 3 bond proposal visit www.ppps-bond.com
Throughout the Paw Paw Public Schools we are experiencing intermittent phones issues due to internet and power outages this morning. If necessary to communicate with the schools, please use email until this can be resolved. We appreciate your patience!