Parents- As we make preparations to return to school in the fall during the Covid-19 pandemic, please take a moment to complete our survey.  Your responses will provide us with great input about your feelings and concerns related to reopening our schools. 

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Kindergarten Registration
Please click HERE to complete online registration form for Young 5's & Kindergarten for 2020-2021.

To be eligible, students must be 5 (five) years of age by September 1, 2020.
A waiver would need to be completed for students whose birthdate is between September 2-December 1, 2020.
HS & JH ATHLETIC/EXTRACURRICULAR SIGN UP- GRADES 7-12                               Please Click HERE to Complete
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About Bad Axe Public Schools
Bad Axe Public Schools is committed to providing quality education for all students to reach their highest potential academically, socially, and physically.
Empowering successful learners for today, tomorrow, and the future.
Bad Axe Public Schools consists of one inclusive campus off of South Van Dyke Road (M-53) on the west side of the city limits of Bad Axe.  The campus has four buildings: High School, Middle School, Elementary School, and Ascent High School.  In addition, the campus has well maintained athletic fields and facilities such as the Claude Marsh Field for football, Turmell Field for baseball, DeCourval Soccer Complex, Lee Kahler Track, Linda & John Rowland Performing Arts Center as well as softball and tennis complexes.

Bad Axe is a rural community with a population of approximately 3,000. It is the county seat for Huron County located in the Upper "Thumb" of Michigan.  The district encompasses the City of Bad Axe and parts of Verona, Colfax, Meade, Lincoln, Sheridan, and Bingham townships. 

Within close proximity to the school campus is the Huron Medical Center, Huron Intermediate School District and Technical Center, Huron County Fairgrounds and Ice Arena, Huron County Courthouse, Gemini Group Inc., Huron Daily Tribune, Huron County View, Bad Axe Theatre, WLEW Radio, and a wide variety of shopping, restaurants, and other locally owned businesses.


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Non-Discrimination Policy

Bad Axe Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of the Protected Classes of race, color, national origin, sex (including sexual orientation and transgender identity), disability, age (except as authorized by law), religion, military status, ancestry or genetic information (collectively, "Protected Classes") in its educational programs or activities.  Inquiries or complaints on discrimination may be directed to Gregory M. Newland, Superintendent at 989-269-9938.

200 N. Barrie Road, Suite 100, Bad Axe, MI Phone: 989-269-9938 Fax: 989-269-2739