Board of Directors Opening

We are looking for school and​ community members who have an interest in serving on a public-school board and can bring experience from a variety of backgrounds. For more information, please see this post.

Fundraising Initiatives

Craft & Rummage Sale Vendor Sign Up Link Saturday, May 19 from 10am – 4pm Grand Rapids Child Discovery Center 409 Lafayette SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 Local Artisan? Handmade crafts? Need to clean out your basement? Become a Vendor – registration fees support the school. You keep your profits! City Built Brewing Fundraiser Link… continue reading

Summer Discovery Care Program

Are you ready for some Extreme Exploration this summer?! Discovery Care is the child care program on site at GRCDC for school age students. Summer Care will be offered from June 11th – August 15th. More details are available here: Summer Discovery Care Packet

Portfolio Day 3/29

Our annual Portfolio Day is Thursday, March 29th! We are planning a unique day, honoring children’s potentials and learning in community. On March 29 your child has an alternative schedule, meaning that he or she will attend with you for just one hour in a carefully scheduled Portfolio Day session. Session options will be 8:30-9:30… continue reading

Spring Break Programming

Did you know that the Discovery Care program will be offering care during Spring Break? Activities include a field trip to a jumping park and a  bounce house onsite! Sign up today! Spring Break Flyer 2018  

Open Enrollment begins December 1st!

Open Enrollment for the 2018-2019 school year begins on Friday, December 1st. On that date, the Application for Enrollment will be available on this website and in the school office. The best opportunity to complete enrollment paperwork AND learn more about GRCDC is on Monday, December 4 at our Open Enrollment Open House! See below… continue reading

Fall Celebration

​Fall Celebration is a school wide celebration intended to build relationships among the three subjects (children, staff and families) and to celebrate the season of fall.  Please join us! Fall Celebration will embed themes and experiences to build relationships throughout our diverse community. The celebration will include a fall snack, experiences with natural materials, a… continue reading

GRCDC Curriculum Information

At the School Improvement Night, we had the opportunity to share with families the curriculum and supports that are in place for the 2017-2018 school year. Below you will find PDF’s of the presentation and the handouts  that were provided to families: Presentation: Overview of Curriculum, Supports and Policies English Language Arts Goals: Reading and Writing… continue reading