Our vision is to be a premier school district where all students have the foundations for success and are challenged to reach their full potential.
Our mission is to provide an excellent education that prepares all students to become productive citizens and life-long learners.
Houghton-Portage Township Schools
2017 Bond Proposal
We would like to thank those of you that took the time to provide us with input and suggestions. The HPTS School Board will now take several weeks to review information and set priorities for future capital improvements.
HPTS School Board
We are looking for community input in regards to a Bond Proposal that will take place in May of 2017. Please join us at either one of the public hearing times listed below. We are looking for suggestions that fit into our current needs. Please be aware that bond money can only be used for capital improvements and cannot be used to fund salaries, operations and maintenance, or the curriculum.
Available Here - Areas identified as focus points for needed improvement.
Monday, August 15th, 2016 5:30 -6:00 p.m. Houghton High School Library
Monday, September 19th, 2016 5:30 -6:00 p.m. Houghton High School Library
Welcome to the 2016-2017 school year.
Board of Education
Brad Baltensperger, President
Philip Foltz, Vice President
Nels Christopherson, Treasurer
Crystal Verran, Secretary
Dan Crane, Trustee
Amy Schrank, Trustee
Bob Wheeler, Trustee
Doreen L. Klingbeil, Superintendent
Patrick Aldrich, H.S. Principal
Julie Filpus, M.S. Principal
Anders Hill, E.S. Principal
Sara Marcotte, Business Manager
Bruce Horsch, Athletics/Trans.