Starting July 7th maintenance will be spraying for weeds around the following buildings: Central Office, TBJH, AHS, Stadium and fields. Please avoid areas where signs are posted. Spaying should end August 4th, weather permitting.

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that Alpena Public Schools is accepting SCHOOLS OF CHOICE applications for non-resident students for all grades in all schools for all programs under SECTIONS 105 and 105c.  Applications will be accepted from August 1, 2017 through September 8, 2017.  Enrollment documents may be obtained at 2373 Gordon Road, Alpena between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. Monday through Friday or online at  Completed paperwork must be submitted at 2373 Gordon Road within the application period.  For additional information, call Angie at 989-358-5025.

ATTENTION AHS STUDENTS: Student lists for AP Euro, AP Gov, AP Lang/Comp and AP Psych are available HERE.

The Alpena Public School district is comprised of these school facilities:

  • A class A high school serving students in grades 9-12
  • An alternative high school serving grades 9-12
  • A junior high serving grades 6-8
  • Six elementary schools serving grades K-5

Visit the school link below or use the menu above to learn about a specific school.  (Visit here for information about Alpena Public Schools administrative facilities.)

ACES Academy (Alternative 9-12 High School)
700 Pinecrest Avenue, Alpena, MI  49707
Phone:  989-358-5170
Fax:  989-358-5175

Alpena High School (9-12)
3303 South Third Avenue, Alpena, MI  49707
Phone:  989-358-5200
Fax:  989-358-5205

Thunder Bay Junior High (6-8)
3500 South Third Avenue, Alpena, MI  49707
Phone:  989-358-5400
Fax:  989-358-5499

Besser Elementary School (K-5)
375 Wilson Street, Alpena, MI  49707
Phone:  989-358-5100
Fax:  989-358-5105

Ella White Elementary School (K-5)
201 North Ripley Boulevard, Alpena, MI  49707
Phone:  989-358-5950
Fax:  989-358-5955

Hinks Elementary School (K-5)
7667 US-23 North, Alpena, MI  49707
Phone:  989-358-5560
Fax:  989-358-5565

Lincoln Elementary School (K-5)
309 West Lake Street, Alpena, MI 49707
Phone:  989-358-5900
Fax:  989-358-5905

Sanborn Elementary School (K-5)
12170 US-23 South, Ossineke, MI  49766
Phone:  989-358-5800
Fax:  989-358-5805

Wilson Elementary School (K-5)
4999 Herron Road, Herron, MI  49744
Phone:  989-358-5700
Fax:  989-358-5705


MI School Data Link

Brain Fuse dot com logo

Get free live tutoring with your Alpena County Library card! Visit