return to school

2021-2022 'Return to School' Learning Plan

The 2021-2022 school year for students begins Monday, August 30th. Students will be back in school full time or attend Tecumseh Virtual Academy.

In-Person Learning Plan

  • TPS will be holding in-person instruction five days a week

  • Virtual instruction will be provided through the Tecumseh Virtual Academy for K-12

  • Facemasks will be optional for students and staff during school or school events, unless mandated by the Center for Disease Control, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, or Lenawee County Health Department

  • Students are not required to get the COVID-19 vaccine

  • Contact tracing will continue & positive cases will be sent to the LCHD

  • Any quarantine restrictions will come from LCHD, not TPS

  • High-level disinfection practices will continue, including providing hand sanitizer for staff & students

  • Should protocols become mandated by national, state, or local health officials, TPS will notify the public immediately of these changes

  • Per CDC rules, face coverings are required for public transportation, INCLUDING school buses

School start/end times

  • Sutton Early Learning Center - 8:25am-3:30pm

  • Tecumseh Acres Early Learning Center - 8:30am-3:35pm

  • Herrick Park Intermediate Learning Center - 8:40am-3:45pm

  • Patterson Intermediate Learning Center - 8:40am-3:45pm

  • Tecumseh Middle School - 7:40am-2:35pm

  • Tecumseh High School - 7:45am-2:45pm

TPS Open Houses

  • Sutton Early Learning Center - August 24, 5pm-6:30pm

  • Tecumseh Acres Early Learning Center - August 24, 5pm-6:30pm

  • Herrick Park Intermediate Learning Center - August 24, 4pm-5:30pm

  • Patterson Intermediate Learning Center - August 24, 4:pm-5:30pm

  • Tecumseh Middle School - August 25, 5:30pm-7pm

  • Tecumseh High School - September 8, 5:30-7pm

Questions? Please contact the superintendent's office:

Rick Hilderley - Superintendent
rhilderley@tps.k12.mi.us
517-423-2167, ext. 1234