School Meals FAQ

Q: Where do I apply for free or reduced price school meals? A: Go to Our school’s name code is “CDC”. Q: When will families be informed if they qualify for free or reduced school meals? A: Families will mailed letters with in 2 weeks. Q: What is my student’s ID number? A: For… continue reading

Discovery Care Packet

If you are interested in your student attending before and/or after school care (Discovery Care), you will need to fill out this packet of information. Please return the packet to Jamie VandeVusse in the Discovery Care room between 7:00 – 3:00 PM (through 8/25/17) Discovery Care Enrollment Packet 17-18

Summer Learning

School begins in just 3 weeks! A good activity to do as the school year approaches is to introduce some academic work back into the daily routine for your student. A great way to do that is through MobyMax. Current students received information about MobyMax in June, but if you have not registered for an… continue reading

Update on School Leader Hiring

Dear Teachers and GRCDC families. We would like to invite you to a short meeting to share where we are in the School Leader hiring as well as to share with you what we understand from your feedback and see if there is anything else that you might like to see or have considered as… continue reading

Enrollment Update & Summer Hours

The Grand Rapids Child Discovery Center is committed to diversity and welcomes all children entering grades K-5. As of 6/27/17, all grades are full. We are currently accepting applications for the waiting list. During the month of July the office is open each Monday to receive your application and paperwork. For enrollment paperwork and requirements,… continue reading

Flower Sale & Spring Break Activity Guide

Check out the flyers below for information about the annual plant sale and for some ideas for activities to do with your family over Spring Break: Spring Flower Sale Fundraiser  Click here for photos of the Flowers and Plants that are for sale Spring Break Activity Ideas (These activities are ideas to help families connect during Spring… continue reading

T-Shirt Sale Info

The Family Team T-shirt sale is open all month long! If you need to place an order but don’t have an order form, that’s ok – just check in the Office or email us at grcdcfamilyteam@gmail.  We take checks or you can pay with a Visa/Mastercard. Here is the order form for your reference or… continue reading

Portfolio Day 2017

Our annual Portfolio Day is Friday, March 24th and seeks to honor two main purposes: 1) To see children as strong, powerful and full of potential, and  2) To reflect on learning together in community.The portfolio is a collection of artifacts (drawings, paintings, writing, photographs, work samples, etc.) that speaks to academics, developmental milestones, social-emotional… continue reading