The 3rd annual City High-Costa Rica trip took place in April. The group of 9 students and 2 staff experienced a 10 day trip throughout the bio-diverse and peace-loving nation.
Shawmut Hills students read 238,900 minutes during March is Reading Month. That's the number of miles it takes to send someone to the moon. To celebrate, Principal Sara Melton blasted off for "the moon" during a short assembly and spent the rest of the afternoon on the roof in a "space ship" (canopy tent).
Grand Rapids Public Schools will be hosting the annual Collaborative Youth Fair on Saturday, April 27, 2013 from 9:30 AM to 1:30 PM at Creston High School. All GRPS schools with a LOOP after school program will have a display table to showcase work, projects, and activities from the program. The student’s work will be judged and awards will be given, including “Best of Show” and “Outstanding Participant”.