August 3, 2017

GRPS Back to School Celebration

Grand Rapids Public Schools is hosting its annual Back to School Celebration on Thursday, August 17, 2017 at John Ball Park from 4:00 – 7:00 pm. This exciting event brings together GRPS students, their families, and prospective families to get ready for the coming school year.

Grand Rapids Public Schools is hosting its annual Back to School Celebration on Thursday, August 17, 2017 at John Ball Park from 4:00 – 7:00 pm. This exciting event brings together GRPS students, their families, and prospective families to get ready for the coming school year.

Families will enjoy free food, giveaways, music, and live entertainment. Kids’ activities include face painting, balloon animals, sand art, slime making, photo booth, and more. The KlaasKids Foundation will also be present and giving out free child safety kits. There will be dozens of informational booths about school choices, special education services, after school programming, English Language Learner services, early childhood, athletics, school safety, health services, and much more!

The Back to School Celebration is brought to you by Grand Rapids Public Schools and sponsors Comcast Internet Essentials, Meijer, EPS, and WSNX.