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The Ishpeming Public School District is a small district located in the heart of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.  Our current student population grades K-12 is over 700.  The district consists of one elementary school, a middle school and a high school.  Our highly dedicated staff takes pride in offering a challenging curriculum in an environment conducive to learning.

The people of Ishpeming have always desired a quality education for their children.  In 1868, a year before Ishpeming was incorporated as a village, a charter to form a school district was granted.  This support for education in our community has continued into a second century of excellence.  The ongoing mission of our district is to prepare all students to be self-motivated, responsible, and productive citizens in a rapidly changing world.

Are you a prospective student or a parent of one? See what we have to offer!  To complete an application for non-resident student enrollment, also known as schools of choice, download and view application.

Recent News

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School of Choice
07/21/2021
The Ishpeming Public School District is accepting new non-resident schools of choice applications for the 2021-22 school year for grades young fives through grade 4 at the Birchview Elementary School; grades 5-8 at the Ishpeming Middle School; and grades 9-12 at the Ishpeming High School.
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Back to School Update
07/15/2021
Click read more below to read the back to school update.
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Bellamy Brothers Performance
07/12/2021
The Ishpeming Public School District is proud to announce that the Bellamy Brothers will be performing at the W.C. Peterson Auditorium on October 23, 2021. Click read more for ticket information.
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Outdoor Movie Night
07/11/2021
August 6 and 7. Gates open at 9:00 p.m.
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Summer Food Program
06/02/2021
Starting June 14, 2021 Ishpeming Public Schools will be offering free meals to all children.
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2021 - 2022 District Calendar
04/20/2021
Board Approved District calendar now available.
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A Tradition of Excellence Video
06/13/2019
Click Below to view a Tradition of Excellence Video
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