Items Tagged with 'enrollment'


GRPS: a remarkable reversal of trends

November 7, 2014
Grand Rapids Public Schools last month announced a reversal of trends and, in fact, likely set a record to be matched among Michigan’s urban public school districts. Read More

GR schools reward staff for work on enrollment

Unified bargaining agreement emphasizes district’s reinvestment in its employees.

November 7, 2014
On the heels of a successful district-wide collaboration to retain and recruit students, Grand Rapids Public Schools is giving back to its teachers and support staff after posting the single best count day in 20 years. Read More

Declining demographic, better economy impact enrollment

To compete, West Michigan colleges and universities are increasing their recruitment efforts.

August 22, 2014
Students are beginning to take their seats as college classes kick off for the fall semester, but enrollment may face challenges in the future. Read More

Out-of-state students boost university budgets

But enrollment shows 90 percent of students are from Michigan.

March 22, 2013
LANSING — When the state cuts funding to public higher education, universities generally react by raising tuition. Read More