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    Hands on learning reinforces concepts taught
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    A Bridge Magazine Academic State Champ District: 2014
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    Sports emphasize teamwork
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    Chromebooks enhance the curriculum
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    Neville Guitar commemorates 2015 State Champs with custom guitar
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    NCA Elementary ranks 2nd in the UP! NCA MS/HS ranks 1st in the UP!
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    Volunteers play a huge role in our success.
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    4th Graders learn Michigan History on Mackinac Island
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    5th Grade Green Bay Trip
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    Providing activities to round out
    educational experience

Note that PowerSchool Access has been turned off as we prepare for the upcoming school year.

**North Central Elementary Back to School Open House and Family Fun Night will take place on Wednesday, August 31 from 5-7 pm.  Students and parents will have the opportunity to meet their teachers, visit the classrooms and bring their classroom supplies to their lockers and desks.  NCAP will be hosting a Family Fun Night as a fundraiser during this event.  Games and activities will be set up in the playground.  Tickets for all events will cost 25 cents.  There will also be a 50/50 raffle and hot dogs and chips available for purchase.  This should be a great way to kick off the new school year.  We encourage all families with students in grades K-6 to attend this event.**

Please note that the Regular August Board Meeting has been Rescheduled for August 23rd

Board Meeting Cleaned up.

Welcome to NCAS

Home of the State Champion JETS!!

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NCA LogoNorth Central Area Schools, Home of the “JETS”, is a rural school in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.

Students from the towns of Hermansville, Powers, Spalding, surrounding townships, and schools of choice students make up the student body. Our entire school family is committed to providing quality programs and a positive environment that is conducive to learning.

North Central is on a Trimester Schedule. For more information on Trimesters please contact Mr. Bruce Tapio – Superintendent/Jr.-Sr. High School Principal at  (906) 497-5226 or Mr. Cody Hamilton – Elementary Principal (906) 498-7737

Our Mission

The staff of the North Central Area School District believes that in order to provide a quality education for all children, we must have the cooperation of school personnel with community support. Together we shall provide the skills necessary for developing students intellectually, socially, emotionally and physically. By establishing and maintaining high standards, we hope to develop responsible, productive citizens who will be prepared to meet the challenges of the future.



NCA Elementary is a  GSRP School GSRP LOGO
These materials were developed under a grant awarded by the Michigan Department of Education.