Items Tagged with 'GRPS'


GRPS appoints interim superintendent

May 14, 2019
Grand Rapids Public Schools has named an interim leader. Read More

Nonprofit giving students free eyeglasses

February 4, 2019
A nonprofit vision care provider is teaming up with a school district to give students free glasses. Read More

Partners receive grant for outdoor education

December 21, 2018
A group of partners have been given a grant from a local foundation for a new initiative to create outdoor education experiences. Read More

Foundation hires executive director

December 5, 2018
A foundation focused on student advancement at Grand Rapids Public Schools has a new executive director. Read More

GRPS hosting town halls on superintendent search

November 23, 2018
Several town hall meetings have been scheduled by Grand Rapids Public Schools to get input from residents on what they would like in a new superintendent. Read More

GRPS rolling out hospitality and tourism academy

October 16, 2018
Grand Rapids Public Schools and several industry partners have developed a new academy focused on hospitality and tourism. Read More

GRPS superintendent announces retirement

September 17, 2018
The superintendent of Grand Rapids Public Schools has announced her retirement. Read More

Kent ISD to house special education programs

Center-based special education programs were managed by GRPS.

August 17, 2018
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Center-based special education programs in Kent County will be managed by another entity next year. Read More

Foundation appoints board president

September 4, 2017
The Grand Rapids Student Advancement Foundation has appointed a partner from a local law firm and Grand Rapids Public Schools alum as president of its board. Read More

Partners share plan for $40M urban development

August 31, 2017
The group of partners planning a $40-million neighborhood development in Grand Rapids have revealed their plan for the site. Read More