We Are GR Arts + Entertainment News

Subscribe to RSS Feed View Archives
June 16, 2017
In the News

This week's news covers a little bit of everything, from murals and music to field trips and free meals. 

June 12, 2017
GRPS Announces Winners of Back to School Jingle Writing Contest

As students in Grand Rapids Public Schools are scheduled to go back to school before Labor Day, the district reached out to its talented students to create a jingle to help spread the word.

June 9, 2017
In the News

This week's news is about 3D printers, field trips, the proposed budget, and more. 

June 2, 2017
GRPS Students Spread the Word about First Day of School through Creative Jingle Writing Contest

As students in Grand Rapids Public Schools are scheduled to go back to school before Labor Day, the district reached out to its talented students to create a jingle to help spread the word.

May 24, 2017
Consumers Energy, GRPS Announce Semifinalists for Fifth Annual Student Art Competition
Top 10 and Overall Winner to be Announced During ArtPrize Nine this Fall

Top 20 students pose with teachers and staffNearly two dozen student artists from Grand Rapids Public Schools are vying to have their energy-related artwork highlighted during this fall’s ArtPrize competition through collaboration with the school district and Consumers Energy.

May 12, 2017
In the News- Week of May 8

This week's news reviews State of our Schools, the district art show, prom, and exciting outdoor field trips!

May 8, 2017
GRPS Presents 2017 Citywide Art Show

Artwork from all Grand Rapids Public Schools will be on display at the Western Michigan Conference Center May 8, 2017 through May 24, 2017. The artwork was made by students in kindergarten through 12th grade and selected by their teachers. During the exhibit, there will be two receptions to honor the artists. The reception for K-5, K-8 and center based programs will be held on May 9 from 5:30 to 7:00pm. The reception for secondary and non-public school students will be on May 10 from 5:30-7:00pm. Admission is free.