At a Glance
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Delta County’s high school graduation rate is well above the state’s and nation’s graduation rate. This is due to the high quality of public education that exists in this county. The student encounters community support from their first day of school to their graduation day. Each school provides a variety of extra curricular activities and sports.

Bark River Area Schools

Big Bay de Noc Area Schools

Escanaba Schools

Gladstone Schools

Hannahville Schools

Mid Peninsula Schools

Rapid River Schools

Holy Name Catholic School provides private education for grades pre-k to eighth grade, including full day and half day kindergarten program.

Delta Schoolcraft Intermediate School District (ISD) is located in Escanaba and serving Delta and Schoolcraft Counties. The mission of the ISD is to serve as "Partners in Education Making a Difference In the Lives of All ~ Adhering to the philosophy that every child is a lifelong learner who can achieve high standards." The ISD offers Career Technical Education, General Education Special Education and Technolgy Services. 

College Education
Bay College provides opportunities to attain different associate degrees including:  Associate in Arts (AA), Associate in Sciences (AS), Associate in Applied Sciences (AAS) degrees, and certificates. The college also offers transfer programs that are designed to prepare students for successful admission to other colleges and universities for completion of their baccalaureate degrees. Bay College students successfully transfer to universities all across the country. The Associate in Applied Science Degree (AAS) combines general education with course work designed to prepare students for immediate entry into the workforce upon graduation.  

Education for Your Employees

The Michigan Technical Education Center (M-TEC) assists employers in developing and maintaining the skills of their employees through:
  • Contract Training: M-TEC assesses training needs, develop training to meet the organizational needs (customize) and deliver the taining according to the employer's schedule. 
  • Professional Development Workshops and Seminars: M-TEC offers a wide variety of non-credit workshops designed to assist employers and incumbent workers to improve their professional skills.
  • Industy Training: The M-TEC's training for industry can be delivered in either a contracted class of public seminar.
  • Community Education: Enrichment courses for personal development or relazation.
M-TEC also strives to promote economic development activity throughout the Upper Peninsula.