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Since 1983, the East Grand Rapids Schools Foundation has been supporting our students

Foundation was one of the first in the state

You won't want to miss September 13 event!

Midsummer Ice Dream

SUP's will become property of the high school and can be used in other classes

Computer Science Class flying drones funded by the Foundation

Foundation grant keeps actors out of danger

Annual competition gets kids excited about books

Annual support is in addition to sousaphones, synthesizer, drumlins instruments, trip to Orlando...

An inside look at what the team has done this year (spoiler alert: a lot!)

Table and swivel chairs have been very popular with students

"In walks the DIGITAL PIANO"

Workshop and performances at Universal Studios and Disney World

Cloud light covers make all the difference

Fifth graders visit "Celebration of Souls" exhibit

Professional musicians play side by side with EGRHS orchestra

Breton Downs classroom has been transformed

Now Wealthy Elementary will have a set of their own

Jane Hazle will return from retirement, for a while

"The aim of this club is to be accessible to any student"

New furniture helps students be creative

Students will benefit from what teachers learn

iPads provide skill set students will need

The first time "street cred" has appeared on our website

Article from School News Network about new audio/video tech for Middle School

New chairs and tables offer new options to students

Visiting artist is helping students create living mural

New iPads help district speech pathologists connect with students

Middle school program will bridge elementary FLL with high school robotics

New and traditional stories feed students' imagination

Students can see themselves in new books

Grant will provide activities for students in cafeteria

Million-dollar fund empowers multi-year commitment to student mental health

New technology will enable students to be their best

Students sketched right along with the award-winning author

Student George Bernecker applied for the grant

Decodable books help some of our youngest readers

Students unlocking possibilities with iPads and Apple Pencils

Students attend three shows on trip

Students learn multiple lessons from show

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

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