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You and the Foundation protect our tradition of academic excellence in the face of state-wide challenges.

Elise Azkoul '09 is a professional singer with a viral video and a new album on the way, but her career really began in 8th grade in the middle school gym.

Come celebrate our schools with your friends and neighbors.

Thanks to Foundation donors, more than $80,000 in grants were approved this fall to benefit our students

In high school, John Ronan '81 says he was, "shy and introverted. I drew all the time in class." That was time well spent. He's now one of America's leading architects.

After 23 years in international education, Brian Lettinga '87 is the principal of the middle school at the Walworth Barbour American International School in Tel Aviv, Israel. He's been all over the world, but still remembers the corner booth in the back of Yesterdog.

Foundation grant is building robust classroom libraries in kindergarten, first, and third grades.

"Stay true to your family, and your community," Ren Brander says. "Work hard, have fun, travel often, and give back, your time and if possible your resources."

The Community Service and Distinguished Alumni Dinner was informative and enlightening. It also featured the debut of the Now&Forever video.

To find out about some of the exciting things happening in our schools, visit the East Grand Rapids page on the School News Network.