Welcome Back CAPS Families


Welcome back CAPS Families,

As you continue to enjoy the final summer weeks and recharge, we have been busy preparing for a great school year. Our fantastic team is excited to welcome your child(ren) back with new facility upgrades, new resources and materials, new programs, and more. We know you may have questions about the upcoming year, so please find important information and links below.

  • All students will receive a welcome letter/email from his/her school with important building information. Please call your child's building if you do not receive a letter by August 19th.

  • If your child(ren) rides the bus, you should have received a letter in the mail. If you have not or would like transportation this year, please call 876-5050.

  • If you believe your high school child(ren) qualifies for free or reduced lunch, please apply HERE!

    • All K-8 and Cadillac Innovation students receive FREE breakfast and lunch.

    • Cadillac High School students will receive free breakfast but NOT lunch.

  • Please find district safety information HERE!

  • If your 6th -12th-grade child(ren) is interested in participating in a fall sport, please find tryout information Here!

  • Open house information

    • Mackinaw Trail Middle School- August 23rd

      • 5:00 p.m. 6th grade parents and students

      • 6:00 p.m. 7th and 8th grade parents and students

    • Cadillac High School- August 23rd

      • 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. 9th grade and new students

    • Cadillac Innovation High School- August 23rd

      • 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

    • All Elementary Schools- August 24th

      • 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

    • Viking Learning Center- September 6th

      • 6:00 p.m.

  • If you are interested in volunteering, please see opportunities HERE!

  • Students' first day of school is August 29th

    • Kindergarten orientation is on August 29th with the first full day on August 30th.

Our team is back and excited to welcome your child to a new school year.

It’s a great day to be a Viking!. Enjoy the rest of your summer,

Mrs. Jennifer Brown

Cadillac Area Public Schools