Items Tagged with 'Kent Intermediate School District'


First recipients of Ready by Five millage chosen

September 25, 2019
The organizations that will receive the first round of funding from the Ready by Five early childhood millage have been selected. Read More

Education funding targeting vulnerable students rather than whole districts deserves discussion

February 9, 2018
Gov. Rick Snyder released details of his budget spending plan for the next fiscal year, targeting June approval by the Michigan legislature. Read More

Letter: Federal budget cuts reveal strong disconnect

August 18, 2017
Last month, I had the privilege of attending the 2018 state budget signing at the Kent Intermediate School District’s Career Tech Center. Read More

GRCC, Kent ISD cast college program

Talent 2025 prompts plan to provide tuition-free certificate or associate’s degree to high school students.

May 26, 2017
Amid growing concerns over skilled worker shortages, a group of partners will offer another talent pipeline for West Michigan employers. Read More

Kent ISD asks for tax hike

Ballot proposal would add $211 per pupil, per year, for 10 years in 20 Kent County school districts.

April 14, 2017
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Drawing on a Michigan statute passed in 1994, Kent Intermediate School District will ask for nine-tenths of a mill on the May 2 ballot to support business and early college programs, personnel and other services for the 20 school districts in Kent ISD. Read More

Before voting on Kent ISD millage, know the facts

April 14, 2017
On May 2, voters across the Kent Intermediate School District will be asked to approve a 0.9-mill tax hike to boost school funding. Read More