Elk Rapids Closings & Notices

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Welcome To Elk Rapids Schools

Elk Rapids Schools 2020-21 Return to Learn Plan

  • Path A: Instruction provided by Elk Rapids certified teaching staff (*Recommended Path for All Students) Face-to-Face in Phases 5-6, At-home learning in Phases 1-4.

  • Path B: Instruction provided by a Remote Virtual Platform (*By request for families). Semester Commitment, ER staff mentor provided, Available in all Phases, Enrollment Aug 24 - 31

District Calendar

  • 21 Oct
    • CMS Volleyball @ St. Elizabeth
      Date: Oct 21
      Time: 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM
      Calendar: Cherryland MS Calendar (Google)
  • 22 Oct
    • Elk Rapids High School FB B JV Home Kalkaska High School
      Date: Oct 22
      Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Calendar: ERHS Athletics
      Visit https://elkrapidshighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/scid/MI496299423/eventid/71784436 for more information!
  • 23 Oct
    • Elk Rapids High School FB B VA Away Kalkaska High School
      Date: Oct 23
      Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
      Calendar: ERHS Athletics
      Visit https://elkrapidshighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/scid/MI496299423/eventid/71784437 for more information!
  • 24 Oct
  • 26 Oct
    • Elk Rapids High School VB G JV Away Mancelona High School
      Date: Oct 26
      Time: 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Calendar: ERHS Athletics
      Visit https://elkrapidshighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/scid/MI496299423/eventid/71834335 for more information!
    • Board Workshop - Auditorium
      Date: Oct 26
      Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
      Calendar: District Calendar
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Elementary Points of Pride!

  • Before and after school child care
  • Transitional kindergarten offerings
  • Birth to age 5 childcare and preschool offerings
  • Early Childhood Special Education Program
  • Updated language arts, mathematics and social-emotional curriculums
  • Robotics offerings 2nd-5th grade

Cherryland MS

Cherryland Middle School became the first school in Northern Michigan to partner with the Positivity Project. As part of our whole-child approach to education, our students engage in daily learning about their character strengths and the importance of building relationships. Learn more at PosProject.org

District Return to Learning Plan Approved
School Board Unanimously Approves Task Force Plan

School Board approves Return to Learn Task Force plan to return to learning in Elk Rapids Schools

June 3, 2020
2020 WOW Summer School

Sign up for WOW Summer School at CMS Now! Rising 6th - 9th graders can sign up for classes by July 17! Contact Mr. Roman (rroman@erschools.com) if you have questions!

June 2, 2020
Garrison Signs with Wisconsin!

Elk Rapids Schools’ graduating Senior and Class of 2020 Valedictorian, Garrison Waugh, has signed his letter of commitment to join the Men’s Rowing Team for the University of Wisconsin – Madison.

April 21, 2020
ERHS Earns Top Ranking among Nation's schools

ERHS Among US News & World Report 2020 Best High Schools!

February 24, 2020
Green ER Family Fun Night!
Thursday, March 5, 5:30-7:00 at Mill Creek Elementary School

Join Green ER volunteers and community partners for a FREE evening of environmental educational learning fun for the whole family. Everything will be hands-on and interactive.

District Quick Facts

90% Student participation in extracurricular activities
#1 Rank in the region for percentage of graduates enrolled in a two or four-year college or university
1:1 Device iPads or Chromebooks for all students, K-12
99% Graduation Rate
#22 ERHS Rank in the State out of 1147 Michigan High Schools