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Charlevoix – Emmet ISD

Our Mission

It is the mission of Charlevoix-Emmet Intermediate School District to provide leadership and services to local school districts.

Our Vision

It is the vision of Charlevoix-Emmet Intermediate School District to be an indispensable partner with every district we serve.

Current News

2023-24 Educational Directory available

The annual Char-Em ISD Educational Directory is now available online. This directory includes information about all 11 public schools, two charter academies, and parochial schools in Charlevoix, Emmet and northern Antrim County, as well as ISD staff and classrooms as well.  View the online Educational Directory

Great Start Collaborative shares strategic plan, vision for 2024-26

CHARLEVOIX – Every three years, the Michigan Department of Education Office of Great Start requires Great Start Collaboratives across the state to update their local-level, early childhood system strategic plans. 

The Great Start Collaborative of Charlevoix, Emmet and Northern Antrim Counties recently completed and shared its strategic plan with stakeholders, community members, and regional leaders at a meeting in Charlevoix Oct.17, 2023. 

“After surveys, focus groups, stakeholder conversations, and thoughtful consideration, the Great Start Collaborative of Charlevoix, Emmet, and Northern Antrim Counties created a strategic plan to enhance our early childhood system, while achieving the outcomes shared by the Michigan Department of Education, Office of Great Start,” said GSC Director, Savanah Cool.

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We’re hiring: Char-Em ISD current job openings

Char-Em ISD is hiring!

Accountant – Lead
Bus Drivers
Bus Riders (who assist drivers)
Director of Special Education
Special Education Teacher
Special Education Teacher Assistant
Speech & Language Pathologist

View complete details about open positions

Char-Em ISD operating Round Lake Education Center in Charlevoix with 7th Probate District Court

Charlevoix-Emmet Intermediate School District and the 7th Probate District Court serving Charlevoix and Emmet Counties have entered into a partnership for operating Round Lake Education Center, located in Charlevoix.

The school was originally established over 20 years ago for school-age, adjudicated youth from Charlevoix County. It is a court-ordered program for high school students involved in the court system. When a need arose for a new educational partner to operate the school earlier this calendar year, Probate Court Judge Valerie Snyder approached Char-Em ISD Superintendent Scott Koziol, inquiring about a partnership that would be modeled after Lakeview High School in Emmet County. Read the complete release and meet the teacher, David Heinz

Schedule a driver's license road test

Char-Em ISD road testers are scheduling driving tests for those seeking auto, motorcycle and CDL licenses. Students and adults are encouraged to contact the test administrators directly; their contact information can be found on the Driver’s License Road Testing page.

Listen in: Char-Em ISD's podcast, 'Leaders in Education'

CEISD has launched the Char-Em ISD Leaders in Education podcast featuring experts in education covering a variety of subjects and topics. We will be adding new podcasts regularly. The Career and Technical Education Department has also started a new podcast, the Career Tech Effect. The CTE podcasts can be found on the Leaders in Education podcast network. 

Visit the Leaders in Education podcast to listen in to both podcast series.

Preschool Pre-Application

Preschool Pre-Application
Parents and guardians may begin the preschool program enrollment process by completing a pre-application for children ages 0-5. Fill out the pre-application

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