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School Uniforms Required

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As part of the Transformation Plan, over the next three years, the district will be phasing in a new school dress code requiring all students to wear school uniforms. The phase in starts with all elementary and K8 schools this fall for the 2013-2014 school year, then middle schools for the 2014-2015 school year, and finally high schools/alternative schools for the 2015-2016 schools year. GRPS already has eight schools that require uniforms.

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Blandford Environmental Education Program Celebrates 40 Years With Two-Day Reunion Aug. 9-10

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Environmental consultant and Grand Rapids native James Ashley, Ph.D., is certainly accomplished.

He has earned three degrees in planetary sciences and, as a research fellow at Arizona State University's School of Earth and Space Exploration, he is currently working on two NASA missions: the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter and the Mars Exploration Rovers.

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Are you ready for September 3rd?

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As the first day of the 2013-14 school year approaches, please take a moment to use the following checklist to make sure your child is ready to begin a successful school year.

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