Students in Alpena will have more opportunities for in demand skills thanks to the Michigan Department of Education. The organization just awarded Alpena Public Schools a grant of $400,000.
APS Superintendent, Dr. John VanWagoner said beating 60 applicants to receive part of a 5 million dollar grant is outstanding for the distinct.
Thanks to the grant, Alpena High School will be adding new programs. Alpena Public Schools was one out of 12 other schools to receive the grant across the entire state of Michigan.