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District Internationally Accredited by AdvancED / NCA Blue Ribbon Exemplary Schools

Superintendent's Welcome Message


Welcome to the 2018-2019 school year!  I am excited to begin my new position as Superintendent of Schools - new face, but same great educational experience.  Edwardsburg Public Schools is an outstanding school district with an exceptional faculty, amazing student body, and a wonderful school community that values educational excellence.  We take great pride in our achievements and are passionate about the opportunities provided to each and every student.  I feel honored to lead this district and look forward to building strong relationships with our staff, students, families, and community members.


At Edwardsburg Public Schools we are committed to providing educational excellence to all of our students.  Our district continues to expand instructional offerings for students.  It would be difficult to locate another district that provides a greater variety of educational opportunities than Edwardsburg Public Schools.  Instructional programs offered by the district at the elementary level include Gender Specific, Multi-Age, Looping, All-Day Kindergarten, as well as the Great Start Readiness Program offered through Lewis Cass ISD.  At the secondary level, the district provides Dual-Enrollment through Southwestern Michigan College and Indiana University of South Bend, Berrien Math and Science Center at Andrews University, Middle College options with the potential to earn an Associate’s degree, Early College Online classes, Advanced Placement classes, and the Elkhart Career Center.  Students have access to dedicated and highly qualified, instructional staff.  All of which makes Edwardsburg Public Schools the district of choice in Southwestern Michigan.


Edwardsburg Public Schools has earned International Accreditation through the AdvancED Accreditation Commission and School Improvement.  All of our buildings have received Blue Ribbon recognition by the Michigan Department of Education, and Edwardsburg High School is a five year Bronze Award recipient for Best High Schools by US News and World Report.


Edwardsburg Public Schools is fortunate to have a strong base of support from the community, parents, businesses, faith based groups, and civic organizations, who devote time, talent, and resources, to ensure that our students have an excellent educational experience.


At Edwardsburg Public Schools, we are committed to the success of every child, every day.  If you are looking for a community dedicated to families and children, one that values and supports education, and has a hometown feel, you will find it at Edwardsburg Public Schools.


James A. Knoll


Email: jknoll@goeddies.com