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Coit LOOP Celebrates "Frozenpalloza"

A student builds a ramp out of paper and legosStudents in Coit Creative Arts Academy’s LOOP after school program participated in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) activities during “Frozenpalloza”.

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In the News- Week of February 20

Check out this collection of articles about a new display of student artwork, going green at an elementary school, and the Montessori experience. 

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School Starts Aug. 28

Dear Parents and Community,
I am writing to share information about the new start of school date for 2017-2018. The first day of school for the 2017-18 school year will be Monday, August 28, 2017.

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Clerk’s Office complies with new State Law regarding taxicab companies

Top of taxi showing vacant signThe City of Grand Rapids, along with other municipalities statewide, will no longer regulate and license Taxicab and Ambucab companies or their drivers effective March 21.

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In the News

This week's news is about Count Day, choir programs, and more!

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City offices closed in observance of Presidents Day

Graphic of stars and balloons with text All City of Grand Rapids Offices will be closed on Monday, Feb. 20 in observance of the Presidents Day holiday. City offices will resume normal operations on Tuesday, Feb. 21.

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Grand Rapids hosts Feb. 28 job fair

An upcoming recruitment event, hosted by the City of Grand Rapids, aims to generate awareness of available and upcoming City job opportunities. The recruitment event will take place Tuesday, Feb. 28 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. at Cesar E. Chavez Elementary School (1205 Grandville Ave. SW).

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Proud Parents


Grand Rapids Public Schools Proud Parents: Omar & Elizabeth

GRPS values diversity and inclusion. Our children get an opportunity for a real-world environment. More...

North Park Montessori Proud Parents: David & Ashima

We uprooted our life of 14 years in Ada, so we could live in the neighborhood and attend North Park. More...

Congress Elementary School Proud Parents: Jono & Emily

We feel so great about the staff and leadership at Congress and at GRPS. More...

Innovation Central High School Proud Parents: Scott & Suzanne

We chose Innovation Central because of the multiple college-career pathways. More...

Gerald R. Ford Academic Center Proud Family: Teresa, Denishea, & Kerby

I'm Nana first and as Nana, Ford Academic Center is perfect for CJ. More...

C.A. Frost Environmental Science Academy Proud Parents: Nancy & Brian

Every time they walk outside at school...they're on another adventure. More...

Grand Rapids Public Museum School Proud Parents: Tom

My daughter is so excited about the Museum School! It's unique and hands-on. More...

Grand Rapids Montessori Proud Parents: Stacy & Daniel

We did the research, and Montessori set her up for success. More...

Coit Creative Arts Academy Proud Parents: Phil & Lavonne

We love the arts focus…Coit is a gem. More...

City High Middle School Proud Parents: John & Gretchen

International Baccalaureate at City teaches our kids to be critical thinkers. More...

Southwest Community Campus Proud Parents: Steve & Nora

It's dual immersion, so they're learning English and Spanish speaking skills. More...