Superintendent's Corner

February 1, 2023

Dear Powell Township School Families and Community Members,

The school year is flying by and spring will be here before you know it.  February and March bring some exciting events for our school community.  Mark your calendars for the events below.  We hope you will participate as much as you can.  It takes a village to raise our students and we have an amazing one here at Powell Township School and in Big Bay. We hope to see you soon!

February 1, 3:45 p.m.     PTS Parent Teacher Organization Meeting – all are welcome

February 6, 3:45 p.m.     PTS Sex Education Advisory Board Committee Meeting – all are welcome

February 10, 9:00 a.m.  PTS Field trip to the National Ski Museum & Al Quaal Recreation Area

February 14, 10 a.m.      PTS Senior Tea – all area seniors are welcome

February 20, 6:30 p.m.  School Board Meeting

February 16                      PTS Honey Bear Ski

February 24                      PTS Cross Country Ski Race – volunteers needed

March 3 & 4                     PTS Community Musical / Play

March 17                          PTS 7th / 8th Grade Fundraiser at the Thunder Bay Inn with live music by the Y Knots, John & Sarah Gillette and Michael Waite.

Wednesdays during the school year we offer a playgroup from 8:45 – 9:45 a.m. for children age birth through 4 to attend with their parent or guardian.  All are welcome.

Our ice rink is just about ready for our students and community to enjoy.  We have ice skates and helmets for all of our students to use!  So get out there and enjoy the winter like our students do through cross country skiing, snowshoeing and ice skating. Thank you for your support of Powell Township School.


Michelle Gill Superintendent / Principal

2022-2023 VACANCIES

Powell Township School has the following vacancies for the 2022-2023 school year:

*Bus Drivers, Part Time or Full Time *Substitutes - All Positions

Apply in person, by mail or by email to Superintendent Michelle Gill at immediately,  P.O. Box 160, Big Bay, MI  49808. Positions are open until filled.