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Campus Elementary Principal Wins Davenport Alumni Award

Pastor’s daughter and former GRPS student persevered to earn two degrees and a lifetime of experience to share with her scholars.

Don’t miss Count Day on Wednesday, October 4, 2023!

Attendance is important and counts every single day...but on Wednesday, October 4, it counts for a percentage of your school’s funding.

GRPS operations team member remembered as ‘gentle giant’

The Grand Rapids Public Schools has identified the operations team member who died following an accident on the job Tuesday afternoon.

GRPS mourns loss of staff member following accident on the job

A Grand Rapids Public Schools operations team member passed away following injuries sustained in an accident on the job.

REMINDER: School Board meeting is ‘on the road’ at Westwood Middle School

The Grand Rapids Board of Education is taking some of the remaining school board meetings for this school year into the community.

City High Middle School Scholar Joshua Kortenhoven Wins Consumers Energy's 2023 SmartArt Competition

Consumers Energy, ArtPrize, GRPS celebrate 20 students for Clean Energy-Themed Artwork

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  • 23 Sep
  • 25 Sep
    • Board of Education Finance Committee
      Date: Sep 25
      Time: 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
      Location: GRPS Administration Building, 1331 MLK Jr Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506
      Calendar: Board of Education
  • 26 Sep
    • Reimagine GRPS with Us! Voter Informational Session
      Date: Sep 26
      Time: 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
      Location: GRPS University, 1400 Fuller Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49505, USA
      Calendar: GRPS District Calendar
      This meeting will be held in person at GRPS University, 1400 Fuller Avenue NE.

      A virtual option is also available. 

      Please register to attend using this registration link:
  • 28 Sep
    • Kensington School Farewell 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Kensington School Farewell
      Date: Sep 28
      Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: 1031 Kensington Ave SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, USA
      Calendar: GRPS District Calendar
  • 2 Oct
    • Board of Education Regular Board Meeting
      Date: Oct 2
      Time: 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Location: Franklin Campus Administration Building; 1331 MLK Jr. Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506
      Calendar: Board of Education
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14,000+ Scholars Served
70+ Languages Spoken by GRPS Families
80+ Countries Represented by our Scholar Population
Grad Rates Increase Annually Above State Average
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A Message from Superintendent Dr. Leadriane Roby

It is an honor and privilege to serve as the Superintendent of Grand Rapids Public Schools. As a diverse community with growing changes, we want to ensure your positive experience when working with our schools and district. Together, we are charting a new course through the implementation of our Strategic Plan. No matter who you are, we want you to feel connected to and valued at our district.

Join us as we build a community of belonging  at Grand Rapids Public Schools.


Dr. Leadriane Roby,
Superintendent of Schools

Learn more about the GRPS Superintendent