Grand Rapids Public Schools News and Events

Additional Candidate to Interview for Superintendent of Grand Rapids Public Schools Tuesday, 19 March 2019 Due to a scheduling conflict on the original interview date, the Grand Rapids Public...
Students to finish school year at temporary location as asbestos investigation continues at North Park Montessori School Students to finish school year at temporary location as asbestos investigation continues at North Park Montessori School Tuesday, 19 March 2019 By James Harger - March 15, 2019 Courtesy of School News Network &...
Grand Rapids Board of Education Narrows Superintendent Candidate Pool; Outlines Next Steps Monday, 18 March 2019 Following a full day of interviews with four superintendent candidates last Saturday,...

The Kent Intermediate School District (Kent ISD) was asked by the Grand Rapids Board of Education to gather community input on the characteristics most desired in a new superintendent. The input was gathered in a number of ways including five town hall community meetings, more than 30 small group or individual group meetings with community leaders and organizations, staff and student meetings raging in size from 12 to 50 participants, and nearly 600 online surveys completed by a broad cross-section of the community.

Find the detailed report here: 2018 GRPS Community Input Report

Watch the Kent ISD's presentation to the Grand Rapids Board of Education here.