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'Reimagine' Vlog: Celebrating East Leonard and Stocking

The latest ‘Reimagine’ Vlog from Grand Rapids Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Leadriane Roby highlights celebrations planned for June at East Leonard and Stocking elementary schools.

GRPS Scholars' Visit to HBCUs Ignites Opportunities and Dreams

Thirty GRPS high school scholars spent spring break visiting Historically Black Colleges and Universities to prepare for their futures.

Eclipse Excitement: Scholars at CA Frost Environmental Science Academy Document the Phenomenon

The playground of CA Frost Environmental Science Academy was filled with excitement as scholars from every grade gathered to get a peek at the highly anticipated Eclipse of 2024.

Dean Transportation hosting open houses to engage families

Dean Transportation will host two open houses this spring to give families the chance to learn more about its operations and have conversations about service.

Introducing: Coffee with the Board

The Grand Rapids Board of Education is piloting a new initiative to provide more opportunities for the public to engage in dialogue with the Board of Education.

The solar eclipse and our children: Learning safely

The day Grand Rapids Public Schools scholars return from Spring Break, they’ll have a chance to witness a rare natural phenomenon -- a solar eclipse.

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  • 23 Apr
    • Board of Education Finance Committee
      Date: Apr 23
      Time: 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
      Location: Grand Rapids Public School, 1331 M.L.K. Jr St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506, USA
      Calendar: Board of Education
  • 24 Apr
  • 24 Apr
    thru May 9
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  • 26 Apr
    • Preschool Here I Come 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
      Preschool Here I Come
      Date: Apr 26
      Time: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
      Calendar: GRPS District Calendar
      Events will take place at all preschool locations with the exception of Grand Rapids Montessori and Ridgemoor Park Montessori.
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8th Largest School District in Michigan
14,000+ Scholars Served
70+ Languages Spoken by GRPS Families
80+ Countries Represented by our Scholar Population
Grad Rates Increase Annually Above State Average
40+ Schools

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