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The Comeback: Return to School Update for July 29

For the past several months, our staff has been working overtime to ensure we are ready to welcome your children back into our schools this fall. I can say with confidence that this period has been the most challenging of my career, and I think anyone associated with public education in this country would agree. […]

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COVID Crisis Creates Challenge, Opportunity for Public Education

By Matt Wandrie, Superintendent, Lapeer Community Schools This column was written for publication in the Lapeer County Press Over the past several months, I’ve heard a lot of people attempt to characterize what has become our new normal since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic: It’s a ‘brave new world’ they say.  Some, I would […]

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The 2020 Employee Award Winners Revisited

Congratulations to the Lapeer Community Schools Employee Award winners for 2020! Click the link to learn more about their incredible service to the students and staff of Lapeer Community Schools. You can also click the Youtube link at the top of each post to see their reaction to receiving the award during real (and sometimes […]

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Distinguished Service Award Winner: Dennis King ‘Was Always There’

During his 26 years of service to Lapeer Community Schools, Dennis King made friends wherever he went. From East High School, to Irwin, Maple Grove and, ultimately, Turrill Elementary — Dennis built positive and long-lasting relationships with students, parents and colleagues. “Dennis was always there to reach out with a helping hand,” one colleague said. […]

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Class of 2020 Senior Events Revisited

“We are a resilient class. We had to face a lot of uncertainty, panic and confusion … but we made it. We adapted. We did what we had to do to get here. To get to now. And we are ready for what’s next.” — Aryanna Thompson, LHS Class of 2020 A million thanks to […]

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