The GRPS Office of Extended Learning is pleased to announce that LOOP and LOFT after school program applications are now available for the 2013-14 school year. The program start date for year round schools is September 5. The program start date for regular calendar schools is October 1.
The Grand Rapids Public Schools announced today that Zoo School was named among the top 25 "Coolest Schools in America" by Scholastic "Parent & Child Magazine". Published in the August/September print version of the "Parent & Child Magazine" and online at www.scholastic.com, the article also touts Zoo School as being "one of three truly innovative schools in Grand Rapids" citing Blandford School and the 6th Grade Center for Economicology at City.
The Grand Rapids Public Schools (GRPS) announced major changes to its food services at a press conference today including a free lunch for all students pilot program, increased fruits and veggies for students based on new USDA standards, and expanded food service provided to non-GRPS schools.